COMICS: 'Nicnevin and the Bloody Queen'
With her debut graphic novel, Nicnevin and the Bloody Queen, writer Helen Mullane tells the tale of teenage Nissy, stuck spending her summer in the countryside with her family.
Illustrated by artists Dom Reardon, Matthew Dow Smith and colorist Lee Loughridge, Nicnevin and the Bloody Queen is a murder mystery that mixes a coming-of-age story with horrific British folklore.
Published by Humanoid with cover art done by Jock, Nicnevin and the Bloody Queen will also tell the story of a druid who is trying to unleash the power of ancient Great Britain gods in today's world. Murder after murder brings the druid closer to his goal until his path crosses with Nissy's, who come to find out may be a formidable match.
Nicnevin and the Bloody Queen hits bookshelves on March 10th.