The book is a joy to the eye' with the large format being perfect for showing off Cooke's wonderful artwork.
He is currently scheduled to do 2 more books (The Score, as well as Slayground) due to be released in 2012 and 2013 respectively.
If you are a fan of pulp fiction, noir film, edgy graphic novels, retro and /or Darwin Cook, I highly recommend this.
My fiance loved it! It's a HEAVY book, and HUGE! If you're familiar with the author, you'll know you won't be dissapointed with both art and stories.Published 7 months ago by Monica Cruz
Note: Review is of the packaging not the story itself. Although the story is also worthy of 5 stars. It comes in a slip cover like the DC absolute editions. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Efren Jimenez Jr.
I have little to add but to say that this edition is . . . . perfection. The oversized pages (while making the book a shelf-filing nightmare) offer a *significant* improvement over... Read morePublished 15 months ago by W. Stotler
I haven't heard of the Parker stories before and I would like to thank Mr Cooke for introducing me to them, his wonderful visualisation of the stories and his wonderful art. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Robert Louis Burns
A lovingly produced volume with great attention to details
- but Cooke needs a better text proofreader, to spell Foreword