30 Days of Night, Volume 1

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IDW Pub., 2007 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 104 pages
514 Reviews
In a sleepy, secluded Alaska town called Barrow, the sun sets and doesn't rise for over thirty consecutive days and nights. From the darkness, across the frozen wasteland, an evil will come that will bring the residents of Barrow to their knees. The only hope for the town is the Sheriff and Deputy, husband and wife who are torn between their own survival and saving the town they love.

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The writing and character development are lacking. - Goodreads
The artwork in this book is very dark and chaotic. - Goodreads
Amazing introduction to this series. - Goodreads
It's a bloody, brutal affair, but not plot-heavy. - Goodreads
very innovative depiction of the modern day vampire - Goodreads
Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous artwork. - Goodreads

Review: 30 Days of Night, Vol. 1 (30 Days of Night #1)

User Review  - HC - Goodreads

A simple but point-black storyline is what this graphic novel offers to us. It has and unrestrained rhythm and one of the best final lines I've ever read. Definitely Steves Niles has a new fan on me ... Read full review

Review: 30 Days of Night, Vol. 1 (30 Days of Night #1)

User Review  - Lorian Jones - Goodreads

I fell in love with this graphic novel. This is different from the movie, some a little similar but different and a little confusing. Read full review

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About the author (2007)

Steve Niles is one of the writers responsible for bringing horror comics back into prominence, and he currently works for the six top American comic publishers--Marvel, DC, Image, Dark Horse, IDW Publishing, and Radical Comics. He is the creator of "30 Days of Night "and its six sequels, "Criminal Macabre", "Wake the Dead", "Alistair Arcane", "Freaks of the Heartland", and "The Lurkers "(all adapted or in development as feature films), and the writer of "Batman: Gotham After Midnight "and "Simon Dark". He lives in Los Angeles.

Templesmith was born in Perth, Western Australia. He attended Curtin University of Technology and has a degree in Design and now draws comic books and does freelance illustration, as well as work for bands and concept art for movies. He lives and works in his studio in Perth.

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