• The Cape

  • A Short Story from '20th Century Ghosts'
  • By: Joe Hill
  • Narrated by: David LeDoux
  • Length: 51 mins
  • 4.1 out of 5 stars (34 ratings)

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The Cape

By: Joe Hill
Narrated by: David LeDoux
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Publisher's Summary

Eric is a 20-something burnout who just lost a girlfriend and a job. Once, though, he was the Red Bolt, and with his home-made cape, he could fly. Now the cape is back in his hands, and Eric's future is looking up... and up....
Listen to more stories from 20th Century Ghosts, or download the complete collection.
©2005, 2007 Joe Hill (P)2007 HarperCollins Publishers

Critic Reviews

"Most of the stories display the unself-conscious dash that made Hill's novel an intelligent pleasure....Not just for ghost addicts." ( Kirkus Reviews)

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The Cape

My first Joe Hill graphic novel. I read this before The Cape 1969 graphic novel so a little out of sequence but it didn't matter. Each stands alone as a single story so it works out of order. Love Joe's GN work!

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Excellent!

This dark tale is not what it seems and I enjoyed it greatly.

David LeDoux is an incredible narrator.

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