The Hunter is the story of a man who hits New York head-on like a shotgun blast to the chest. Betrayed by the woman he loved and double-crossed by his partner in crime, Parker makes his way cross-country with only one thought burning in his mind — to coldly exact his revenge and reclaim what was taken from him!
For fans of gritty in-your face crime-fiction graphic novels, there is no comparison.
Darwyn Cooke is a graphic designer and animator who turned his attention toward cartooning in the late nineties. Known primarily for his work on the DC line of superheroes, Cooke has always had an affinity for crime fiction and has often cited the Parker books as a great source of creative inspiration.
Cooke has won multiple Eisner, Harvey and Shuster awards, as well as the National Cartoonist Society's Best Series award. In 2008 Cooke was Emmy-nominated for the animated adaptation of his magnum opus,
Best Graphic Album - Reprint (2012)
Best Short (2012)
Best Writer/Artist (2011)
Best Adaptation from Another Work (2010)
Best Artist (2011)
Best Cartoonist (2011)
Best Cartoonist (2010)
-The New York Times
-The Los Angeles Times
-Todd Allen, The Beat
-Frank J. Barbiere, Robot 6
-Valerie Swayne, The Hollywood Reporter
-The Village Voice, 2009