There are elements in this book (the scenes with Barbara, Batman's decision of how to deal with the Joker) that I think are very relevant to the books out now. How much has this character changed? Would he have gone through the lengths he did to save the Joker had the story been written today? It's definitely very interesting to read this and compare it to more modern interpretations of these characters. How are they different? How much has comics writing changed in ten years? While this may not have been my cup of tea, I think there are underlying elements in the plot that made it relevant; and for that it's worth reading. Maybe not purchasing, but definitely reading. Read Full Review
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