Girl Who Married a Skull - 
      Kel McDonald
    
      Kate Ashwin
    
      Becky Dreistadt
    
      Katie Shanahan
    
      Shaggy Shanahan
    
      Jose Pimenta
    
      Nicole Chartrand
    
      Faith Erin Hicks
    
      Shazzbaa
    
      Meredith McClaren
    
      Jarrett Williams
    
      Nina Matsumoto
    
      Cameron Morris
    
      Chris Schweiser
    
      Ma'at Crook
    
      Sloane Leong
    
      Carla Speed McNeil

Girl Who Married a Skull

and Other African Stories

Kel McDonald (Redaktør) ; Kate Ashwin (Redaktør) ; Becky Dreistadt (Illustratør) ; Katie Shanahan (Innledning) ; Shaggy Shanahan (Innledning) ; Jose Pimenta (Innledning) ; Nicole Chartrand (Innledning) ; Faith Erin Hicks (Innledning) ; Shazzbaa (Innledning) ; Meredith McClaren (Innledning) ; Jarrett Williams (Innledning) ; Nina Matsumoto (Innledning) ; Cameron Morris (Innledning) ; Chris Schweiser (Innledning) ; Ma'at Crook (Innledning) ; Sloane Leong (Innledning) ; Carla Speed McNeil (Innledning)

«<p>"A solid addition to most YA graphic novel collections." — <i>SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL</i></p> <p>"Dynamic and thought-provoking, this foray into the world of African fables and fairy tales is sure to entertain young readers who welcome both strong messages and open-ended myths." — <i>KIRKUS</i></p> <p>"Fifteen African folktales are each adapted by a different author or illustrator, with story and style varying from sardonically irreverent to eerily sinister." — <i>THE BULLETIN OF THE CENTER FOR CHILDREN’S BOOKS</i></p> <p>"A fab introduction." — <i>TOR.COM</i></p> <p>“The collection of mini stories was cute, witty, and overall enthralling. Each one had its own complete exciting and unpredictable story arc.” — <i>VIRGINIA LIBRARY ASSOCIATION</i></p> <p>"We were completely bowled over by this." — <i>READ IT DADDY</i></p>»

"Dynamic and thought-provoking." - KIRKUS




Have you heard the one about the skull who borrowed body parts to pass himself off as a human so he could trick the village beauty into marriage? No? Well, what about when the daughters of Frog and Snake had a playdate? Okay, fine. Les mer
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"Dynamic and thought-provoking." - KIRKUS




Have you heard the one about the skull who borrowed body parts to pass himself off as a human so he could trick the village beauty into marriage? No? Well, what about when the daughters of Frog and Snake had a playdate? Okay, fine. But surely you've heard the story of the crocodiles who voted on whether or not to eat a man that had saved one of their lives? NO? Wow, have we got some stories for you!




In this vibrant comics treasury, some of storytelling's finest talents reimagine classic African folktales with a modern twist. Funny, warm, and wildly inventive, these timeless tales are brand new all over again. Featuring the work of JARRETT WILLIAMS, CARLA SPEED MCNEIL, CHRIS SCHWEIZER, FAITH ERIN HICKS, and many more!
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Forlag: Iron Circus Comics
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Språk: Engelsk
ISBN: 9781945820243
Format: 23 x 15 cm
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Editor Kel McDonald has been working in comics for over a decade-most of that time has been spent on her webcomic Sorcery 101. More recently, she has organized the "Cautionary Fables and Fairytales" anthology series while contributing to other anthologies like Dark Horse Presents, Smut Peddler, and Sleep of Reason. She has also worked on Buffy: The High School Years. She recently finished a creator-owned series, Misfits of Avalon. She's currently working on her self-published series, The City Between. Her work can be found at kelmcdonald.com.



Editor Kate Ashwin is a comic artist who lives in West Yorkshire, England, with her two fat cats and one very understanding husband. She's drawn and written over 1,000 pages of webcomics since 2002. Her most current project is the well-received Victorian-era adventure story Widdershins, which is currently on its sixth Kickstarter-funded volume. Kate has also contributed to, co-edited, and provided Kickstarter support to the "Cautionary Fables and Fairytales" books, written a story for Dark Horse Presents, and contributed artwork to critically-acclaimed kids' weekly comic The Phoenix.