Concrete Vol. 1: Depths

Part man, part…rock? Over seven feet tall and weighing over a thousand pounds, he is known as Concrete but is in reality the mind of one Ronald Lithgow, trapped inside a shell of stone, a body that allows him to walk unaided on the ocean's floor or survive the crush of a thousand tons of rubble in a collapsed mineshaft…but prevents him from feeling the touch of a human hand. These stories of Concrete are as rich and satisfying as any in comics: funny, heartbreaking, and singularly human. Depths, the first in a series of collections reprinting the classic early Concrete stories along with never-before-collected short stories, includes the Eisner-nominated "Orange Glow" and "Vagabond," Paul Chadwick's autobiographical account of a cross-country hitchhiking trip. "Probably the best comic being published today by anyone, anywhere." -- Harlan Ellison Paul Chadwick's Concrete has won five Eisner Awards and three Harvey Awards. One of GQ's "20 Graphic Novels You Should Read.
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Page Count

210 Pages

Print Release Date

August 9 2005

Digital Release Date

June 22 2015

Age Rating

15+ Only

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