Rose

Rose Cover

Rose

By Jeff Smith; Charles Vess (Illustrator)

Graphix, Hardcover, 9780545135429, 138pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2009

Description
The stirring prequel to the award-winning, bestselling BONE series
When a terrifying dragon attacks the small towns of the Northern Valley, a young Princess Rose (known later as Gran'ma Ben) must defeat it. The beast is actually the ancient evil, the Lord of the Locusts, and while Rose faces danger with honor, her elder sister, Princess Briar, follows a more sinister path.
An unforgettable story with beautiful, sweeping artwork, this prequel explores the fateful beginnings of the epic BONE saga.


About the Author


Charles Vess is one of the most acclaimed artists in the field of illustration. He is the winner of the World Fantasy Award for Best Artist. A critically acclaimed fine artist, he has had numerous gallery showings in this country and abroad. He lives in southwest Virginia.