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Best Ebook Whiteout author Greg Rucka This is very good and the m. This is the tale of a female US Marshall Carrie Stetko banished to Antarctica It's business as usual until a body is found and after a bit of investigation it seems to be murder What follows is an investigation into a string of murders blended in with the extremely harsh weather of the continent People get about in the storms on metal wires because you can barely see six inches ahead In fact some people have died a few feet away from shelter simply because they couldn't find the door Don't come out into the storm in wet clothes A very bad idea Frostbite is commonplace if you are not extra careful The center of the continent is so bad that even the wildlife cannot live there Guess where some of the bases are located Lots of tidbits about the history of Antarctica included Strong female characters are prevalent The panels play on the black and white shades uite nicely and some of the action scenes “run” almost like an old movie reel At first I was a bit confused as I hadn't seen something like that done so much in graphic novels but after I got used to it I enjoyed the presentation The “aha” moments and close ups are nicely done as well This was DC writer Greg Rucka's breakout graphic novel which got him enough acclaim to be noticed by the higher ups like DC Comics I first noticed him from the “Gotham Central” series and “Superman Sacrifice” and a recommendation prompted me to check this one out Artist Steve Lieber is someone to watch as wellFor those who must have color be warned that it's black and white Maybe because it was on limited budget Based on a novel by Greg Rucka Also made into a movie with Kate Beckinsdale which I will now move up to the top of my list There's a volume two that follows In 1999 Whiteout was nominated for the Best Writer Best PencillerInker or PencillerInker Team and Best Limited SeriesEisner Awards and in 2000 it was nominated for the Best Graphic Album Eisner Award Wiki source ARTWORK PRESENTATION B plus; STORYPLOTTING B to B plus; CHARACTERSDIALOGUE B to B plus; CLUE TRAIL A minus; OVERALL GRADE B plus; WHEN READ June to July 2012 revised review mid July 2012

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WhiteoutAin topic to read with book details isbn 9781932664706: format: P. Whiteout Vol 1 by Greg Rucka is a stark black and white graphic novel that at its heart is a Sam Spade murder mystery of lost fortune bloody bodies and law enforced prior to the Miranda rights were ever uttered All in the cold frozen wasteland at the bottom of the world; AntarcticaUS Marshal Carrie Stetko has come to make the barren ice world of US Base McMurdo in Antarctica her home Leaving her past and her career stateside behind her she has found a peace here in the cold There is rarely any crime besides the occasional missing possession and drunken revelers Its pretty tame to what she left behind Except for the faceless dead body out in the snow Except for murder and she is the only law around The killer has to be one of five men But they can be anywhere on the continent and as Carrie begins to hunt them down the dead bodies begin to pile up It soon becomes clear to Carrie that this is much than a murder What of the ice samples missing from around the first body And who is Lily Sharpe and why does she want to helpIt soon becomes obvious that there is to Lily than what meets the eye More to the dead body than what meets the eye and with McMurdo about to be evacuated by its seasonal run Carrie has to find the killer before he boards a flight and is gone foreverWhiteout is Greg Rucka's first foray into the comic book world and with the stark and atmospheric artwork by Steve Lieber its a terrific one Whiteout is another one of those small indie comic series that gained critical acclaimed and then was made into a movie starring the incredibly gorgeous and made less so for the movie; Kate Beckinsalethat did not do uite so great But don't let that fool you The movie is good and the graphic novel is great In Carrie Rucka creates a strong female lead that has come to grips with her station in life Her career destroyed for events out of her control Carrie makes the most of her posting in McMurdo When the murder comes to the ice she is ready to tackle the mystery The addition of Lily Sharpe as the enigmatic British Secret Service agent that helps and hinders Carrie's investigation is a very good touch This graphic novel reads like a murder mystery that could have been written years ago by Alistair MacLean Shades of Ice Station Zebra It is that good