The Strain Volume 1 by David Lapham
Date Read: October 2014
Genre: Graphic Novel
When a Boeing 777 lands at JFK International Airport and goes dark on the runway, the Center for Disease Control, fearing a terrorist attack, calls in Dr. Ephraim Goodweather and his team of expert biological-threat first responders. Only an elderly pawnbroker from Spanish Harlem suspects a darker purpose behind the event--an ancient threat intent on covering mankind in darkness. In one week, Manhattan will be gone. In one month, the country. In two months--the world.
This horrifying first chapter introduces an outbreak of diabolical proportions that puts a terrifying twist on the vampire genre! Collects issues #1 through #11.
Publisher: Dark Horse Books
Series: The Strain #1
JUST A NOTE: These are books that I have Snagged @ The Library . Some of the reviews will be long and others will just be quick thoughts on the story.
Read for Fun (Library Book)
Overall Rating: 3.75
Story Rating: 3.50
Graphics Rating: 4.00
First Thought when Finished: The Strain Volume 1 by David Lapham was one of my first ever graphic novels. While I admit I wanted just a tad bit more story, the graphics were amazing. It was visually stunning!
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