Michael Chabon Presents The Amazing Adventures of the

Michael Chabon Presents The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist #6 A neat little thing to read in conjunction with The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay Brings alive the entire book and the rich story that Chabon has created In these pages the Spirit meets the Escapist That's right legendary comics godfather Will Eisner returns to his world famous creation for a meeting that neither WWII era hero will soon forget This is the first new Spirit story both written and drawn by Eisner to see print in decadesAlso in this issue is the comics writing debut of Lannan and Whiting award winner Chris Offutt Thomas Yeates Conan lushly illustrates this celebrated author's tale of the Escapist in Vietnam Dan Best and Eddie Campbell From Hell present a fully painted story of the Empire City 1939 World's Fair and Howard Chaykin American Flagg returns to concoct Liberators a fact based tale of art looted by the Nazis set in 1945 Paris Norwegian indy cartoonist JASON contributes an Escapist spoof and Steven Grant and Norm Breyfogle proffer the first Weird Date story of the anthology One of the myriad classic titles created by Kavalier Clay Weird Date featured mixes of classic Alex Toth romance comics and outrageous Jack Cole crime comics of the sort that put Dr Freddie Wertham's undies in a twistCover art by comics legend Will Eisner features two of his most famous characters the Spirit and Ellen Dolan

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