Locke and Key Volume 4: Keys to the Kingdom
Joe Hill, illustrated by Gabriel Rodriguez
Now a Netflix Original Series!Acclaimed suspense novelist andNew York Times-bestselling authorJoe Hillcontinues his Eisner Award-winning story of dark fantasy and wonder.
The Locke children have grown accustomed to the myriad magical keys discovered within the ancestral family home of Keyhouse. The have also grown accustomed to tragedy. What they may not be prepared for is just how closely danger stalks their every move as Lucas "Dodge" Caravaggio, alias Zack Wells, continues his relentless quest for the key to the black door. New keys and old specters join the story as innocence is lost and determination is forged in this collection ofJoe HillandGabriel Rodriguez'sLocke and; Key: Keys to the Kingdom.
Winner of the 2011 Eisner Award for Best Writer.
"Whenever I encounter someone looking for recommendations on comics to read, Locke and; Key is always on the top of my list of suggestions."
Author Joe Hill is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Full Throttle, The Fireman, Heart-Shaped Box, and NOS4A2, recently made into a TV series from AMC. His horror novella In the Tall Grass, co-written with Stephen King, was made into a feature film from Netflix. His book of short stories, 20th Century Ghosts, won the Bram Stoker Award and British Fantasy Award for Best Collection. He earned the Eisner Award for Best Writer for his long-running comic book series, Locke and; Key, featuring the eye-popping art of Gabriel Rodriguez.
Born in Santiago, Chile, Gabriel Rodriguez began working as an illustrator in the late 90s and in 2002 started drawing books for IDW Publishing, including CSI, George Romero's Land of the Dead, and Beowulf, among others. In 2007, he co-created the award-winning series Locke and; Key with Joe Hill. He continued developing other creator-owned projects: the Eisner-winning Little Nemo: Return to Slumberland, with Eric Shanower; Sword of Ages; and the gritty sci-fi adventure Onyx, with Chris Ryall. In 2019, he partnered with Hill once again for two new Locke and; Key stories, Dog Days, and Nailed It.