After having his face sliced off one year ago, the Joker makes his horrifying return to Gotham City! But even for man who's committed a lifetime of murder, he's more dangerous than ever before! How can Batman protect his city and those he's closest to? It all leads back to Arkham Asylum...This new hardcover collects the critically acclaimed tale Death of the Family from the superstar number 1 New York Times best-selling team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo. Batman Volume 3 will have reprecussions that will affect the Batman universe for years to come! This title collects Batman numbered 13-17.
Scott Snyder is the bestselling and award-winning writer of Batman, American Vampire and Swamp Thing as well as the short story collection Voodoo Heart. He teaches writing at Sarah Lawrence College, NYU and Columbia University. He lives on Long Island with his wife, Jeanie, and his sons Jack and Emmett. He is a dedicated and un-ironic fan of Elvis Presley.