Daze of the Dead: Special Dia de Los Muertos Edition, Paperback/Mr Javier Hernandez

Brand: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

Description A special Dia De Los Muertos edition of the classic El Muerto graphic novel, DAZE OF THE DEAD This new edition, commemorating the 20th anniversary of the debut of El Muerto, features a new cover as well as all-new background material into the creation of El Muerto by creator Javier Hernandez. Diego de La Muerte, born on the Day of the Dead, undergoes a fatal accident and finds himself at the mercy of the Aztec gods of death and destiny. Sacrificed in a supernatural ritual and resurrected a year later, he finds himself amidst a circus freak show in Mexico and learns the bonds of friendship as well as the depths of inhumanity as he tries desperately to fathom the grand cosmic forces that gather around him. About the Author Javier Hernandez is an American cartoonist and art instructor. Born in East LA, his lifelong love of storytelling and comic art resulted in his starting his own publishing imprint in 1998. Since then, he's published El Muerto, Maniac Priest, The Coma, Les Vodouisants and numerous other titles. His comics both explore and star a diverse group of heroic monsters and haunted heroes. His work has also appeared in other publications including "The Charlton Arrow," "Hey kids, Comics!," "The New Adventures of the Human Fly," "Latinos and Narrative Media," "Ghoula Comix" and "Comics Never Stop." In 2007 he served as the Associate Producer of the live action film adaptation of EL MUERTO. In 2011 he co-founded the Latino Comics Expo, the nation's premier event dedicated to Latino comics and related popular arts. Visit his website at www.javzilla.com