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Now that young Damian Wayne has fallen in battle, The Dark Knight has a vacancy for a new Robin and while it was looking extremely likely that Harper Row was being lined up as the new Girl Wonder, an old favourite has now entered the race with the gatefold cover for Batman and Robin #19 (a.k.a. Batman and Red Robin #19) revealing that Carrie Kelley is set to debut in DC's New 52:

Carrie Kelley was created by Frank Miller and appeared as Robin in Miller's seminal Batman: The Dark Knight Returns in 1986, before returning as Catgirl in the follow-up Batman: The Dark Knight Strikes Again in 2001. As well as serving as her introduction to the New 52, Batman and Robin #19 will also mark Carrie's first ever appearance in mainstream DC Comics continuity.

"She's a college kid who's got spunk and speaks her mind," states writer Peter A. Tomasi in an »

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