Giants, Trolls, Witches, Beasts - Ten Tales from the Deep, Dark Woods

Giants, Trolls, Witches, Beasts - Ten Tales from the Deep, Dark Woods

Giants, Trolls, Witches, Beasts - Ten Tales from the Deep, Dark Woods

Some of our favourite tales are in this amazing graphic novel by internationally acclaimed artist, Craig Phillips.

This book is up for several awards (listed below) and it's easy to see why...

Easy to read and entertaining, this is a fun introduction a fun book to introduce some of the best fairy tales from around the world - diverse myths from Iceland to Poland to Japan, retold in easy-to-read glorious full-colour comic book form by internationally recognised artist, and author Craig Phillips

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...
We hope you love the magnificent storytelling in this graphic novel as much as we do.

Shortlisted The Ledger Awards 2018 AU; Shortlisted NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults - Russell Clark Award for Illustration 2018 AU; Longlisted CBCA Picture Book of the Year 2018 AU; Shortlisted Aurealis Awards - Best Graphic Novel / Illustrated Work 2017 AU

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About the Author:

Craig Phillips is a freelance illustrator, who works for publishers all around the world from his New Zealand studio. His first picture book was Megumi and the Bear (written by Irma Gold), inspired by travels to the snowy wonderland of Northern Japan. He has also created rock art posters for bands such as Queens of the Stone Age, DJ Shadow and the Foo Fighters. Craig has always had a great love for mythology and magic, and Giants, Trolls, Witches, Beasts is the book he has always wanted to make. On the rare occasions that he is not drawing, you might find him swimming in Lake Taupo or snowboarding down the majestic mountains of New Zealand.