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Daredevil: The Man Without Fear Prose Novel

(Marvel Comics prose)

3.58  ·  Rating details ·  52 ratings  ·  8 reviews
A guilt-ridden father. A harsh mentor. A passionate lover. What drives the Man Without Fear? Matt Murdock was raised by a single father, an over-the-hill prizefighter with one last chance to make good - a chance that cost him his life. Taunted and tormented by other children, Matt's life was irrevocably altered after he was blinded by radioactive materials while saving the ...more
Hardcover, 296 pages
Published July 26th 2016 by Marvel
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I love literature (prose novels) in general and the Daredevil comics in specific and so I was pleased to see that somebody tried to write a Daredevil prose novel. That's why I ordered this book and read it in one go. But when I was done, I asked myself : Who is it for?

- great hardcover (under the jacket is the book black with the red DD symbol)
- 296 pages on bright white paper (almost a bit too bright for me, but okay ...)

The book is subtitled "Adapted from the graphic novels by
Oct 21, 2016 rated it liked it
My man, Daredevil, is meant to be read and seen on the page in vivid, violent and acrobatic reds and blacks. While the added detail in a DD novel were nice, I'll stick to the monthly offerings.
I read this book not realizing that it was based on a five-issue limited series released back in the nineties. I am familiar with Daredevil's origin, but never really followed the character that much [other than enjoying the "Born Again" storyline as well as the initial story arc of the second series], so I thought this was a 'brand, new story' and was surprised to learn otherwise. I am sure, in some respects, the miniseries is 'better' because a picture truly can be worth a thousand words, and ...more
Oct 24, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I don't care what people think about this being for a certain age group I love it. The comic that this is adapted from is what season 1 of daredevil mostly follows. It's great and has a unique style that I enjoyed.
Jun 13, 2018 rated it did not like it
Shelves: owned
Daredevil doesn't show up until the last part of the book. The rest of the time it's just Matt Murdoch.
Oct 29, 2017 rated it liked it
The start of the book was great, so was the ending. Between them, the was book was boring.... at least for me.
Dec 27, 2016 rated it liked it
3.5 stars. Definitely helped to continue my love of Daredevil. Full review can be found at Ash Reads Stuff.
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Sep 29, 2016 rated it really liked it
A good telling of the origin of Daredevil, who is quickly becoming one of my favorite heroes.
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Paul Crilley is a Scotsman adrift in South Africa and has been writing professionally for the past 17 years. In that time he has worked on over thirteen television shows, one of which was nominated for an international Emmy award.

He has written eight novels, worked on five computer games, and also written comics for IDW. His previous novels include The Invisible Order books, a middle grade series

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