Hilda and the Bird Parade by Luke Pearson
  

Hilda and the Bird Parade

Written by Luke Pearson
Illustrated by

Synopsis

Hilda and the Bird Parade by Luke Pearson

The latest in luke pearson's acclaimed series of magical adventures starring hilda, the diminutive blue-haired heroine. Now in paperback! Hilda and her mother have finally laid roots down in their new home in trolberg. Pining for her magical friends and wonder filled homeland, hilda is finding it hard to fit in to this crowded new place. But today is somehow different, today hilda sees a a glimmer of that magic she left behind in the fjords...

Reviews

Hilda is coming to Netflix in 2018! Hilda and the Bird Parade is a The New York Times

's Top 10 Graphic Novels of 2013 Nominated for the 2014 Eisner for Best Publication for Kids! Plain smart and moving. John Stanley's Little Lulu meets Miyazaki. --Guillermo Del Toro

A perfect pitch between childlike adventure, subtle mystery, and gentle lyricism. --Booklist, STARRED REVIEW

[Hilda's world] is... a glorious, exciting if also rather menacing place -- one children will be eager to enter. It's also visually arresting: exuberant and lively and faintly Miyazakian

For adults ... Pearson's measured storytelling ... and detailed, imaginative artwork make Hilda and the Bird Parade an absolute treat to dive into. It's hard to imagine a better all-ages comic will be published this year. --Slate

If you know a young comics reader, or a a child that you'd like to turn into a comics reader - especially if they love fairy-tale-like stories - this would be a great place to start them. Hilda isn't a superhero, but she sure saves the day. -Okazu

A beautifully drawn (literally and figuratively) comic. --The Observer

--The Hooded Utilitarian

My admiration for Luke Pearson just grows. Hilda's new urban world is wonderfully drawn for his enchanting female character and is sure to rouse admiration for her independent, sympathetic spirit. [...] The panels are engaging, often humorous and full of adventure. Perfect graphic storytelling! --Sal's Fiction Addiction'

About the Author

Luke Pearson is the artist and writer of the Hilda series of graphic novels. He has fast become one of the leading talents of the United Kingdom and United States comics scene, garnering rave reviews from the New York Times and the School Library Journal. He was the winner of the Young People's Comic category at the British Comic Award in 2012, and he has been nominated for the Eisner Award's Best Publication for Kids and Best Writer/Artist in 2013. He has recently written and storyboarded multiple episodes of the cult classic show Adventure Time. He lives in Bristol, United Kingdom.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages

Author

Luke Pearson
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Publisher

Flying Eye Books

Publication date

1st July 2016

ISBN

9781911171027


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