Wouldn’t It Be Great If….

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I was just thinking this morning, “Wouldn’t it be great if Darwyn Cooke adapted Tom Wolfe’s book The Right Stuff into a graphic novel? i’m reading the book now in preparation for our discussion of it at the Guys Book Club next Tuesday and couldn’t help but think how great a job Cooke could do with this material.

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Of course he’s a master at representing the 50s and 60s eras (and even before) with his Parker books and his brilliant book DC: The New Frontier. In The New Frontier he also showed that he could handle aviation scenes and more.

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Hey, we can dream, can’t we?

(Photos: SequartComic Book Justice, R Squared Comics, Sarah’s Book Shelves)

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