One dark, tragic night, The Joker shattered the life of Barbara Gordon in the landmark story BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE. In this issue, see a side of that story that has never before been told, as BATGIRL faces the demons of her past! And if that's not enough, a deadly new gentleman killer, Grotesque, stalks the streets of Gotham City!
BATGIRL: DEATH WISH
Collecting BATGIRL #17-20, 22, 23, and 25! Batgirl fights the good fight in a fistful of adventures guest-starring Batman, Robin and Spoiler!
• Don’t miss the introduction of a villain destined to become Barbara’s greatest and most dangerous foe!
The metahuman thief and killer Grotesque has set his sights on the perfect woman to add to his collection: Batgirl! Also, we reveal the other traumatic incident in Barbara's life – one you've never heard about before! It's a Gordon family secret that has never been revealed! You must not miss this story!