Fairest Vol. 2: Hidden Kingdom

Fairest Vol. 2: Hidden Kingdom

by Lauren Beukes, Inaki Miranda, Bill Willingham
     
 

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New York Times bestselling, award-winning creator Bill Willingham presents a new series starring the female FABLES. Balancing horror, humor and adventure in the FABLES tradition, FAIREST explores the secret histories of Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, Cinderella, The Snow Queen, Thumbelina, Snow White, Rose Red and others.

In a stand-alone tale, Beast must hunt a beauty,

Overview

New York Times bestselling, award-winning creator Bill Willingham presents a new series starring the female FABLES. Balancing horror, humor and adventure in the FABLES tradition, FAIREST explores the secret histories of Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, Cinderella, The Snow Queen, Thumbelina, Snow White, Rose Red and others.

In a stand-alone tale, Beast must hunt a beauty, but what is her relation to his past? And then, in a 6-part epic, Rapunzel lives one of the most regimented lives in Fabletown, forced to maintain her rapidly growing hair lest her storybook origins be revealed. But when word of her long-lost children surface, she races across the sea to find them--and a former lover.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"By the time I put the book down I was already anticipating the further adventures of the Fairest fables. Willingham's love for these characters is a abundantly clear and palpable on every page."—boingboing.com

"This is a different, more fantastical take on the characters of the Fable setting, with little to no interactions with the modern world, instead a more imaginative approach to recreating the fantasy at the heart of the tales that inspired the setting. Jimenez’s detailed art is fittingly gorgeous and gives the magic all the grandeur it deserves.—Publishers Weekly

Praise for Bill Willingham's Fables:

"Wonderful."—LA City Beat

"The best comic book currently being produced"—IGN

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781401240219
Publisher:
DC Comics
Publication date:
07/30/2013
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
253,804
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.98(h) x 0.38(d)

Meet the Author

Bill Willingham has been writing, and sometimes drawing, comics for more than twenty years.  During that time he's had work published by nearly every comics publisher in the business and he's written many critically-acclaimed comic book series, including Elementals, FABLES, JACK OF FABLES, ROBIN, SHADOWPACT and SALVATION RUN.  A multiple winner of the Eisner Award, Willingham has also been nominated for the International Horror Guild award.  Bill lives somewhere near a good poker room.

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