A Flight Of Angels

A Flight Of Angels

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Description

The diverse mythology of angels is explored in this lushly painted graphic
novel from high-profile fantasy authors including Holly Black (The Spiderwick
Chronicles) and Bill Willingham (FABLES). Deep in the woods outside
of a magical kingdom, a strange group of faeries and forest creatures discover a
nearly dead angel, bleeding and unconscious with a sword by his side. They call
a tribunal to decide his fate, each telling stories that delve into different
interpretations of these winged, celestial beings: tales of dangerous angels,
all-powerful angels, guardian angels, and death angels, that range from the
mystical to the mysterious to the macabre.
This original graphic novel spotlights the painted work of award-winning
artist Rebecca Guay, whose other works include the Vertigo titles Veils
and Destiny: A Chronicle of Deaths Foretold, as well as World of
Warcraft, Magic: The Gathering, and Dungeons &
Dragons.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 171 x 260 x 11mm | 232g
  • United States
  • English
  • colour illustrations
  • 1401221475
  • 9781401221478
  • 411,444

Review quote

"A captivating that tale weaves five distinct voices into one ethereal vision! This compilation has phenomenal storylines and exceptional art. A Flight of Angels is truly an enchanting and compelling book."--ROMANTIC TIMES "If SUPERMAN is the strength of comics, A FLIGHT OF ANGELS is the soul."--AIN'T IT COOL NEWS
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About Kurt Busiek

Rebecca Guay is one of comics' most venerated fantasy illustrators working today. Best known for her work on the popular card game MAGIC: THE GATHERING, Rebecca has also seen extensive publishing in the fantasy and gaming industry with DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS and WORLD OF WARCRAFT. Most recently she teamed up with Eisner Award-winning and NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Bill Willingham on Vertigo's original graphic novel A FLIGHT OF ANGELS. Rebecca resides in Massachusetts with her husband, artist Matthew Mitchell and daughter Vivian.
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Rating details

1,100 ratings
3.69 out of 5 stars
5 24% (259)
4 34% (378)
3 32% (350)
2 8% (93)
1 2% (20)
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