The Wake

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Vertigo, Nov 11, 2014 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 256 pages
Winner of the 2014 Eisner Award for Best Limited Series New York Times bestselling author, Scott Snyder (American Vampire, Batman, Swamp Thing) and artist Sean Murphy (Punk Rock Jesus, Joe The Barbarian), the incredible team behind the miniseries American Vampire: Survival of the Fittest, are reuniting for the powerful miniseries: THE WAKE. When Marine Biologist Lee Archer is approached by the Department of Homeland Security for help with a new threat, she declines, but quickly realizes they won't take no for an answer. Soon she is plunging to the depths of the Arctic Circle to a secret, underwater oilrig filled with roughnecks and scientists on the brink of an incredible discovery. But when things go horribly wrong, this scientific safe haven will turn into a house of horrors at the bottom of the ocean! Collects THE WAKE #1-10.
 

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An undersea menace threatens (and succeeds) to destroy civilisation. An oceanographer and a post-apocalyptic survivorgirl try to solve the mystery. The plot and drawings left me a bit confused at ... Read full review

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User Review  - Traciinaz - LibraryThing

I would have given this five stars because the story was very cool and the monsters creepy, but the ending was confusing and felt rushed. However, everything besides the ending was worth the read. Read full review

Contents

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Scott Snyder is the bestselling and award-winning writer of Batman, American Vampire and Swamp Thing as well as the short story collection Voodoo Heart. He teaches writing at Sarah Lawrence College, NYU and Columbia University. He lives on Long Island with his wife, Jeanie, and his sons Jack and Emmett. He is a dedicated and un-ironic fan of Elvis Presley.

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