http://sandoz_iscariot.insanejournal.com/ ([identity profile] sandoz_iscariot.insanejournal.com) wrote in [community profile] scans_daily2009-05-15 08:47 pm

Mike Carey's "The Unwritten" #1

Scans from Mike Carey's new fantasy series for Vertigo, The Unwritten.

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Tommy Taylor is the young, Harry Potter-ish hero of an extremely popular series of children's books.

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Tom Taylor is the now adult inspiration for the character, and the son of the missing author. He makes a living on the convention circuit. He's polite to his fans, but he's uncomfortable living in the shadow of his father's creation--the young "him" who never existed.
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But Tom is more fictional than he realizes.

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Tom's life quickly becomes much more complicated.

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This looks like a promising series, especially if you're a book nerd (like I am). The first issue is only $1 for 32 pages, so it's worth the look!