Nightwing Vol. 1: Traps and Trapezes (The New 52)

Nightwing Vol. 1: Traps and Trapezes (The New 52)

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by Kyle Higgins, Eddy Barrows, JP Mayer
     
 

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A New York Times Best Seller!

As a part of the acclaimed DC Comics - The New 52 event of September 2011, Dick Grayson flies high once more as Nightwing in a new series from hot new writer Kyle Higgins (BATMAN: GATES OF GOTHAM) and artist Eddy Barrows (SUPERMAN)!

Haley's Circus, the big top where Dick once performed, makes a stop on its tour in Gotham

Overview

A New York Times Best Seller!

As a part of the acclaimed DC Comics - The New 52 event of September 2011, Dick Grayson flies high once more as Nightwing in a new series from hot new writer Kyle Higgins (BATMAN: GATES OF GOTHAM) and artist Eddy Barrows (SUPERMAN)!

Haley's Circus, the big top where Dick once performed, makes a stop on its tour in Gotham City - bringing with it murder, mystery and superhuman evil. To uncover more clues as to why a mysterious assassin is targetting him, Nightwing joins the Haley's Circus tour in order to find more clues and protect those he loves. But as Dick becomes closer acquainted with the big top he grew up with, he discovers there's a much deeper, darker secret to be discovered.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"Dynamic art and a story that draws upon the history of the character."—The New York Times

"Stellar ... a solid yarn that roots itself in Grayson's past, with gorgeous artwork by artist Eddy Barrows to boot."—IGN

"I think a new generation is going to fall in love with Nightwing."—MTV Geek

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781401237059
Publisher:
DC Comics
Publication date:
10/16/2012
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
43,041
Product dimensions:
6.66(w) x 9.96(h) x 0.28(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

Meet the Author

Kyle Higgins is a New York Times Best Selling writer whose work includes Batman: Gates Of Gotham, Supreme Power, and Deathstroke. After spending two years at the University of Iowa, Kyle transferred to Chapman University where he co-wrote and directed a superhero noir titled The League, about the 1960's superhero labor union of Chicago. The film opened doors at Marvel Comics, where Kyle co-wrote his first two books with Alec Siegel (Captain America Theater Of War: Prisoners Of Duty, and Avengers Origins: The Vision). Kyle is also a co-writer of The Nightrunner (with David Hine), whose story was featured on The Daily Show with John Stewart. At present, Kyle is helming Nightwing as part of DC Comics—The New 52.

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Nightwing Vol. 1: Traps and Trapezes (The New 52) 4.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 13 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Nightwing volume 1 is a great book. If you are not fimilar with nightwing he is Richard Grayson the original Robin. Kyle Higgins does a great job hooking you into the story right away. I cannot recommend this enough!
keiti21 More than 1 year ago
Dick Grayson at his best. I for one am a huge fan of this character and Kyle Higgins has done a great job with the story.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Extremely good story and the art is just fantastic i would give this arc 10 stars but i can only give it 5
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New 52 gives a Nightwing a whole new, fresh, exciting story and I will definitely buy the next volumes.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is fun to read I highly recommened this : D
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Solid story, Higgins is almost up there with Snyder here!
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I bought as a gift for my daughter. It looks like a cool book and my daughter said that she loved it.