Giants, Trolls, Witches, Beasts

Giants, Trolls, Witches, Beasts

Ten Tales From the Deep, Dark Woods

Graphic Novel - 2017
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A cobbler girl tricks the Wawel Dragon, after all the king's knights fail... The Polar Bear King loses his skin... Momotaro, born from a peach, defies the ogres everyone else is too scared to face... Snow White and Rose Red make friends with a bear... From Poland to Iceland, Japan to Germany, these ten fairytales from across the globe re-told as comics will have you enthralled. Giants! Trolls! Witches! Beasts! You will encounter them all in this visual cornucopia of a book. 'Magnificent storytelling...I can't remember when I have read classic fairytales that have been presented with more life, charm, and heart than in this wonderful book.' TED NAIFEH, Eisner-Award-nominated creator of the Courtney Crumrin series 'Giants, Trolls, Witches, Beasts is not only a collection of terrific tales from around the world; it is also a feast for the eyes.' CAROLE WILKINSON, bestselling author of the Dragonkeeper series.
Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. :, Allen & Unwin,, 2017
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781760113261
Characteristics: v, 183 pages : chiefly colour illustrations ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Wilkinson, Carole


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OPL_KrisC Oct 25, 2018

A diverse collection of myths and legends from around the world with vibrant full-color illustrations.

JCLChrisK Jun 20, 2018

A wonderfully illustrated collection of ten myths and folktales from around the world. Highly accessible, enticing, and entertaining. Quality retellings, as well, though the artwork is the star.


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OPL_KrisC Oct 25, 2018

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