Fans of author George R.R. Martin and his incredible series Game of Thrones have a new treat coming their way soon to the small screen. Skin Trade, the noir World Fantasy Award winning werewolf story, is being adapted for television by Cinemax.
The original short story was adapted into comic book form by Daniel Abraham and long time horror artist Mike Wolfer.
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: The most popular fantasy author of the 21st Century, GEORGE R.R. MARTIN, brings his World Fantasy Award winning short story to graphic novels with SKIN TRADE! Randi Wade is a survivor. She followed in the footsteps of her father, became a cop, and now is working the P.I. trade. But her past still haunts her. What’s worse, the vicious animal attacks that took her father’s life have sprung up anew claiming victims once again in this sleepy town. Martin’s unique creative voice spins a modern day classic horror tale of murder, werewolves, and bladed demons. Illustrated by long time horror comics creator MIKE WOLFER and adapted for comics by Martin’s Hugo Award nominated collaborator DANIEL ABRAHAM, this graphic novel is a suspenseful master tale dripping with blood and revenge. Skin Trade represents the best of old school werewolf stories told with modern characters and action. From the creator of A GAME OF THRONES comes a graphic novel that will keep you guessing right up to the last page!
The full announcement article can be found here: http://grrm.livejournal.com/448800.html
Fans who would like to read the collected comic book adaptation can find copies at your local comic shop, Amazon, or here at Comic Cavalcade: http://www.comcav.net/products/george-r-r-martins-skin-trade-vol-01-tp