The Girl Who Married a Skull : and Other African Stories Paperback / softback
Edited by Kel McDonald, Kate Ashwin
Part of the Cautionary Fables and Fairytales series
TOP-FLIGHT CREATORS: Boasting a talent roster full of New York Times bestsellers and Eisner Award-winners, this anthology stars some of the most popular artists and writers working in children's comics today. HIGH-INTEREST: Presents a series of hilarious modernized versions of classic tales that will keep kids reading until the end.
The witty, engaging, dynamically illustrated stories remove the "scholastic" aspect that can turn off kids when introducing them to folklore. GENRE RANGE: Not simply a collection of "straight" retellings, THE GIRL WHO MARRIED A SKULL features broad reinterpretations that include Afro-Futurism, light romantic comedy, and cartoony humor. WINNING FORMAT: Meets the growing demand for Common Core-aligned graphic novels that middle grade readers will self-select.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 209 pages, Black & white art throughout
- Publisher: Iron Circus Comics
- Publication Date: 10/01/2019
- Category: Traditional
- ISBN: 9781945820243