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The Singing Bones (Abridged / Hardcover)

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    Wicked stepmothers, traitorous brothers, cunning foxes, lonely princesses: There is no mistaking the world of the Brothers Grimm and the beloved fairy tales that have captured generations of readers. Now internationally acclaimed artist Shaun Tan shows us the beautiful, terrifying, amusing, and downright peculiar heart of these tales as never before seen.With a foreword by Neil Gaiman and an introduction by renowned fairy-tale expert Jack Zipes, this stunning gallery of sculptural works will thrill and delight art lovers and fairy-tale aficionados alike.

    About the Author

    Shaun Tan is the author and illustrator of the award-winning, bestselling graphic novel The Arrival, and also Tales from Outer Suburbia, a collection of illustrated short stories. Both books were named to the New York Times list of Best Illustrated Children's Books. He won an Oscar for his short film "The Lost Thing" based on a story in the book Lost & Found: Three by Shaun Tan. He is also the recipient of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award of his contribution to children's literature. He lives in Melbourne, Australia.
    Product Details
    ISBN: 9780545946124
    ISBN-10: 0545946123
    Abridged: Yes
    Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books
    Publication Date: October 11th, 2016
    Pages: 192
    Language: English