Ballad

Ballad Cover

Ballad

By Blexbolex; Blexbolex (Created by)

Enchanted Lion Books, Hardcover, 9781592701377, 280pp.

Publication Date: November 5, 2013

Description
"Ballad" is a story, and like all great stories it deepens with each retelling.
"Ballad" builds over seven sequences. The first has three images: school, path, home. The next builds upon the first, giving us: school, street, path, forest, home. The next five sequences take up this story, but with new words and images that nearly double the previous sequence. Here a child encounters the world as he returns home from school, and we see his small world become enormous. This story is as old as the world. It happens every day.
Blexbolex is a bold, highly talented graphic artist. In addition to creating comics, he's been internationally acclaimed for "Seasons," selected as a 2012 "New York Times Book Review" Best Illustrated Book of the Year; and "People."


About the Author
Blexbolex is a bold and highly talented graphic artist. In addition to creating numerous comics, he has been internationally acclaimed for his books "Seasons," which was selected as a 2012 "New York Times Book Review" Best Illustrated Book of the Year, and "People," which received the prestigious "Goldene Letter Award" in 2009 for "Best Book Design throughout the World."