99 Days HC (2011 DC/Vertigo) comic books
1st printing. Written by MATTEO CASALI. Art by KRISTIAN DONALDSON. Cover by LEE BERMEJO. 99 DAYS is the story of Antoine Boshoso Davis, who is living the dream as a rookie homicide detective for the LAPD. But 12 years ago he was living a nightmare. As a young Hutu in Rwanda, Antoine was forced to become a child soldier with the rebel Hutu militia. Like so many others he was caught up in the slaughter of a country gone insane - murdering scores of men, women and children with a machete. Antoine fled Rwanda for LA, where he grew into a quiet, sensitive man with a deep need for justice - so he joined the LAPD. But when a serial killer starts stalking the African-American residents of LA - murdering them with a machete - Antoine discovers that his past has come back to haunt him. Hardcover (No Dust Jacket), 5-in. x 7-in., 176 pages, B&W. Cover price $19.99.