Golly : Golly Volume 1: Catching Hell Catching Hell v. 1 Paperback
by Phil Hester
What if they threw an Apocalypse and nobody came? The end times are upon us,but to be honest, Heaven and Hell have lost all enthusiasm for anythingresembling a Final Judgment. Earth's guardian angel, in an act of cosmicnegligence, selects Golly Munhollen, part-time race car driver, part-time carny,and full-time dumbass to become humanity's defender against the remainingelements of Hell still bent on starting some trouble come Judgment Day.
By dayGolly repairs rides on the midway, by night he stumbles ass-backwards into theweird menaces that seem to pop up in every town on the carnival's tour.
Golly isaided in his quest by his carny pals: Vaughn, the 6'6" tattooed man; Pig, formerfreak show fat lady turned strong woman; Miguel, the genius, dog-facedboy-acrobat; and Satan, former monarch of Hell now down on his luck and workingthe midway for cigarette money. Catching Hell collects the first five issues of the criticallyacclaimed, groundbreaking Image series, and includes the tale of Golly's originand his subsequent hapless encounters with a preacher-turned-werehog and atrailer park stalking vampire.
It's southern-fried horror fat-packed withhigh-octane adventure and low-brow humor!
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 144 pages
- Publisher: Image Comics
- Publication Date: 15/03/2009
- Category: Comics and Graphic Novels
- ISBN: 9781607060116