This paperback collects the Year One story Robin: Year One. The story was written by Chuck Dixon and Scott Beatty and illustrated by Marcos Martin, Javier Pulido and Robert Campanella. The Robin: Year One storyline was published from October, 2000 to January, 2001 in its own four part comic book series Robin: Year One. Originally this paperback was printed in 2002. The paperback was reprinted in 2008 with a different cover.
This storyline tells the tale of young Dick Grayson's baptism by fire as he dons the costume of Robin for the first time. After a young Dick Grayson's parents were murdered, millionaire playboy Bruce Wayne took the youth in as his ward and changed his life forever. Using his days in the circus as a trapeze artist as a basis for his education, Batman spent months training Dick in the ways of combat and crime fighting. Soon Dick dons the costume of Robin, the Boy Wonder for the first time and patrols the night by Batman's side. In his earliest adventures, Robin learns very quickly that what he thought would be fun is actually a matter of life and death.
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