Get a sneak peek at Marvel's Best Selling Authors comics coming this January!THE STAND: CAPTAIN TRIPS #5 (of 5) Written by ROBERTO AGUIRRE-SACASA Penciled by MIKE PERKINS Cover by LEE BERMEJO Variant Cover by MIKE PERKINS Sketch Variant Cover by LEE BERMEJO The violently contagious superflu Captain Trips has now encompassed the entire country in its deadly embrace and there's no turning back. America is rapidly becoming a country of the sick...the dead...the damned. Against that ever-darkening backdrop, Randall Flagg, the Walking Dude, the Dark Man, at long last saunters into this, the climactic chapter of the first volume of Marvel's acclaimed adaptation of Stephen King's horror classic. Abandon hope all ye who enter here... 32 PGS./Cardstock Cover/Parental Advisory…$3.99 ©2008 Stephen King. All rights reserved. Published by arrangement with The Doubleday Broadway Publishing Group, a division of Random House, Inc. This comic series is produced under license from The Doubleday Broadway Publishing Group and Stephen King. DARK TOWER: TREACHERY #5 (of 6) Written by PETER DAVID & ROBIN FURTH Pencils & Cover by JAE LEE & RICHARD ISANOVE Variant Cover by DANIEL ACUرA Sketch Variant by JAE LEE In the midst of Gilead's coming of age party for Roland and his ka-tet, the treacherous Walter O'Dim and the Good Man John Farson have enlisted Steven Deschain's wife, Gabrielle, in a deadly scheme to assassinate Gilead's ruler. Once Deschain has been removed, the path to Maerlyn's Grapefruit will open wide for the Crimson King and his minions to reclaim the nightmare-seeing sphere and plunge all of Mid World into chaos. 40 PGS./Cardstock Cover/Parental Advisory…$3.99 ©2008 Stephen King. All rights reserved. Published by arrangement with The Doubleday Broadway Publishing Group, a division of Random House, Inc. This comic series is produced under license from The Doubleday Broadway Publishing Group and Stephen King.
ANITA BLAKE, VAMPIRE HUNTER: THE LAUGHING CORPSE-BOOK ONE #4 (of 5)
Written by LAURELL K. HAMILTON
Adapted by JESSICA RUFFNER
Pencils & Cover by RON LIM
Best-selling author Laurell K. Hamilton's "The Laughing Corpse" continues—and welcomes back a fan-favorite
As the Executioner of St. Louis, Anita Blake has made her fair share of dirty dealings with the dregs of the underworld. And if Anita wants to solve the grisliest case of her career, it looks like she's going to have to make one more dark compact: this time with the newly crowned Master Vampire—Jean-Claude!
32 PGS./Mature …$3.99
LORDS OF AVALON: KNIGHT OF DARKNESS #3 (of 6)
Written by SHERRILYN KENYON
Adapted by ROBIN FURTH
Pencils & Cover by TOMMY OHTSUKA
From the #1 best-selling author SHERRILYN KENYON comes the next thrilling chapter of the LORDS OF AVALON series, KNIGHT OF DARKNESS! Merewyn, Varian and Blaise continue on their dangerous journey through the Valley Of No Return where every step could be their last. Merewyn is the only person who can identify the knight of Avalon who has betrayed the Grail Knights—the six knights entrusted with protecting the secret location of the Holy Grail. However, our travelers' road is not without obstacles…the fiery tree-spirits are problematic enough, but no one anticipated having to deal with triplet brothers… who haven't seen a woman in over three hundred years! Let the fun and danger begin!
32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99