Hollow Fields, Volume 3

Hollow Fields, Volume 3

By Madeleine Rosca

Seven Seas Entertainment, Paperback, 9781934876350, 196pp.

Publication Date: January 6, 2009

Description

Little Lucy Snow should have been enjoying her first day at the town's prestigious elementary school; however a macabre twist of fate sees her enrolled instead at Miss Weaver's Academy for the Scientifically Gifted and Ethically Unfettered also known as Hollow Fields. Located on the outskirts of Nullsville and run by the insidious Engineers, the grim boarding school dedicates itself to raising the next generation of mad scientists and evil geniuses Classes include Live Taxidermy, Cross-Species Body Part Transplantation, and Killer Robot Construction. For her own survival, Lucy must master her lessons quickly...the student with the lowest grades at the end of each week is sent to the old windmill for detention and so far, no child has ever returned.

In this third and final volume of "Hollow Fields," the mysteries of the windmill and the scope of Miss Weaver's evil plans are revealed, as the story winds to a thrilling conclusion



About the Author
MADELEINE ROSCA debuted as a manga creator in 2007 with her three volume series "Hollow Fields "which won an encouragement award from Japan's Foreign Ministry for Best International Manga and was nominated for best Graphic Novel in the Aurealis Awards for Australian Science Fiction and Fantasy. Rosca was nominated for a Best New Talent award by Friends of Lulu. She lives and works in Hobart, Tasmania with her husband and cat.


Praise For Hollow Fields, Volume 3

Praise for Hollow Fields, vol 1:

"This is the best book I’ve read all year." —COMICSNOB.COM

"A rich fantasy of fertile imagination that will appeal to fans of Harry Potter and Lemony Snicket’s Series of Unfortunate Events." —ACTIVEANIME.COM