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The King of Birds

By Alexander Utkin
Illustrated by Alexander Utkin

Greetings, best beloved, my name is Gamayun. I am a magical human-faced bird from Slavic mythology. Today I will tell you an amazing tale: the King of Birds.

This is the story of how a small golden apple started a great battle. It all began with a mouse and a sparrow, but soon all the animals and birds were waging a mighty war. After all, the King of Birds forgives no one… but what will happen when he finds himself at the mercy of a plucky merchant? Enter a world of magic and adventure in this stunningly illustrated comic based on traditional Russian folklore.

  • From a new voice in the graphic novel world, this stunningly illustrated book is already attracting attention across the world.
  • Beautiful narration in a lyrical, folktale style.
  • The first book in an exciting new series based on traditional Slavic myths.

About the author

Alexander Utkin is an illustrator, comic artist, designer and musician from Russia. He studied at Moscow State University of Printing Arts, graduating in 2006 with a Master of Arts. Clients include Samsung, Universal Music and WWF, among many others.

ISBN: 9781910620380
Imprint: NB - Nobrow
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: May 1, 2018
Dimensions: 168 x 259mm, 72pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $27.99
New Zealand RRP: $29.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 03/05/18 at 23:52:53
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