The Caped Crusader is challenged by the mystery of the 900 in a special tale
celebrating the 900th issue published of Detective Comics! Plus, Batman
faces against two new foes: Emperor Penguin and the deadly vigilante known as
the Wrath, a dark counterpart to the Dark Knight.
Collects Batman: Detective Comics issues #19-24 and Detective
Comics Annual #2.
Once an editor for Wildstorm, John Layman turned to writing comics full-time in 2002 and mainly wrote for Marvel Comics. However, he is mostly known for his creator-owned titles at Image Comics, such as the graphic novel Puffed and the Eisner and Harvey Award-winning series Chew. He currently writes the monthly adventures of the Dark Knight in DETECTIVE COMICS.