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Beautiful Darkness

Fabien Vehlmann & Kerascoet, translated by Dascher Helge | October 20, 2013

"A fairytale where the darkness is only natural: the real world of Beautiful Darkness not only includes but embraces decay, calm indifference, and animals who act like animals, just like life - and death. And neither its prince or princess are quite what we expect. Read it outdoors for maximum effect." Kathe Koja, author of The Cipher and Under the Poppy

A grim young adult fantasy book about a community of fairies who come together in the aftermath of a tragedy. The watercolor artwork is alternatively dark and whimsical (executed by the husband/wife team Kerascoët) and the story by Fabien Vehlmann is a classical fantasy tale by way of The Borrowers and Lord of the Flies.

Fabien Vehlmann is a comic book writer, born in Mont-de-Marsan, January 30, 1972.

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