King David

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Vertigo DC Comics, Apr 1, 2002 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 104 pages
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Retells the story of King David from his defeat of the giant Goliath when he was a child to his covetous desire for the beautiful Bathsheba.

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User Review  - Paul Dinger - Goodreads

This was a true disappointment for me. Kyle Baker talked about the joy of doing this book at comic con, and I couldn't wait to buy it. I got it home and was very diappointed. First the dialouge ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

A graphic novel that provides a different perspective into King David's story. Kyle Baker explores the more controversial side of the biblical story through fun, almost childlike art and text but the ... Read full review

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fictions: King David - Kyle Baker
Baker has decided that the obvious next stage of his comic career is a fairly accurate retelling of the Biblical story of King David (yes, ... 2006/ 12/ king-david-unfinished.html

David and Goliath Cartoon Funny Video
KING DAVID CARTOON TRAILER. Animated Bible ... directed by Kyle Baker, The Greatest Cartoonist Of All Time!ô SEE MORE KING DAVID ART HERE ... funny_video_1/ funny_video/ Bible_David_and_Goliath.htm

Both the stories of KING DAVID and NAT TURNER are epic, tragic, and historical. What inspired you to pursue these tales in graphic novel format? ... content/ kylebaker2005.html

Uriah the Hittite - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Uriah the Hittite was a soldier in King Davidís army mentioned in the Hebrew Bible ... Uriah's wife was pregnant by King David through an adulterous affair. ... wiki/ Uriah_the_Hittite

INTERVIEW: Lillian and Kyle Baker - comicmix news
His graphic novels include You are Here, I Die at Midnight, King David, the previously mentioned Nat Turner, several collections of short pieces and a ... news/ 2007/ 06/ 26/ interview-lillian-and-kyle-baker/

read yourself RAW - Profile: Kyle Baker
Cover - King David King David DC/Vertigo, 2002 Violence! Intrigue! Polygamy! ... King David (2002) I Die At Midnight (2000) You Are Here (1999) ... profiles/ baker/ profile_baker.htm

Paul Gravett: Article - Kyle Baker
In 2002, Baker returned with a 160-page adaptation of the Goliath-toppling King David, staying faithful to the Bible stories but mining their rich comedy ... articles/ 005_baker/ 005_baker.htm

Welcome to Community Comics!
Among the group's recent titles is "David's Mighty Men," an adventure of King David and his three warrior companions created, written and drawn by Javier ... news02.html

Uriah the Hittite: Information and Much More from
Uriah the Hittite Uriah the Hittite was a soldier in King David ís army mentioned in the Hebrew Bible. topic/ uriah-the-hittite -- Intelligent comics reviews, opinion and ...
I thought his work on DC/Vertigo's King David was incredible, ... Baker can handle darkness -- one needs look no further than King David to see that -- but ... review.php?ReviewID=253

About the author (2002)

Kyle Baker, winner of both the Harvey Award and the Eisner Award, is the creator of thirteen graphic novels. His cartoons have appeared in the "New Yorker," "National Lampoon," "Esquire," "Entertainment Weekly," and many other publications. Co-creator of "Truth" for Marvel Comics, he lives in New York City.

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