ALACK SINNER AGE OF INNOCENCE TP
(W) Carlos Sampayo (A/CA) Jose Munoz
Alack Sinner: The Age of Innocence is the first of two volumes that present, for the first time in English, the complete Alack Sinner comics by the Argentine-born team of artist José Muñoz and writer Carlos Sampayo. Sinner is a hard-boiled private detective whose adventures are played out to a jazz soundtrack in a noir New York from 1975 through the 2000s. The Age of Innocence collects eleven stories, including 'Talkin' with Joe,' 'The Webster Case,' 'The Fillmore Case,' 'Viet Blues,' 'Life Ain't a Comic Strip, Baby,' 'Twinkle, Twinkle,' and 'Dark City.' Alack Sinner is an international bestseller and between them Muñoz and Sampayo are winners of Europe's top comics awards. Bullet points: ' Winner of the 1983 Best Album at the Angouleme International Comics Festival.