Saturday, June 23, 2018

Comis Book Preview - SMOKETOWN Trade Paperback


SMOKETOWN Trade Paperback
Written by Phillip Kennedy Johnson and Illustrated by Scott Van Domelen
Full Color, 192 pages, $19.99
From Eisner-Award nominated writer Phillip Kennedy Johnson (Warlords of Appalachia, Last Sons of America) and artist Scott Van Domelen comes this interconnecting series of chapters in the tradition of David Lapham’s Stray Bullets, Brubaker/Phillips’ Criminal, and Pulp Fiction. The complete critically-acclaimed SMOKETOWN series, issues 1-8 collected in one huge volume. After returning from Afghanistan, an American soldier struggling with PTSD tries to fit back into his old life. Instead, he and his family are pulled into the violent, criminal side of the seemingly quiet steel mill town the locals call “Smoketown.”