A mysterious traveler gets off the train in a small village surrounded by a thick sinister forest. He is searching for Delphine, who vanished with only a scrawled-out address on a scrap of paper as a trace. Richard Sala takes the tale of Snow White and stands it on its head, retelling it from Prince Charming's perspective (the unnamed traveler) in a contemporary setting. This twisted tale includes all the elements of terror from the original fairy tale, with none of the insipid saccharine coating of the Disney animated adaptation: Yes, there will be blood. Delphine is executed in a rich and ominous duotone that shows off Sala's virtuosity-- punctuated with stunning full-color chapter breaks.

"I adore Richard Sala's Delphine." - Junot Diaz
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About Book

Page Count

130 Pages

Print Release Date

January 2 2013

Digital Release Date

February 6 2013

Age Rating

15+ Only


2012 Richard Sala/Fantagraphics Books.

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