Thursday, December 26, 2013

Featured: Two From Yukari Miyagi

Yukari Miyagi, Rabbit and Turtle
Edition of 1000

Nieves’ first collaboration dates back to 2004 with her Zine Kaguya, the bamboo princess, which then lead to the publication of Rabbit and Turtle, together with Japanese publisher Happa-no-Kofu in 2005. Rabbit and Turtle is Miyagi’s own adaptation of Aesop’s fable The Tortoise and the Hare.

Yukari Miyagi, Akazukin
Edition of 500

Full-page drawings unfold one after another in this captivating, picture-book, tangibly carrying the lively, childlike style of artist Yukari Miyagi. This visual interpretation of Charles Perrault’s Little Red Riding Hood, written over 300 years ago, is a unique and refreshing take on the well-loved fairy tale.

This book, and thousands of others, can be purchased from:

Brickbat Books
709 South Fourth Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147

215 592 1207

Tuesday: thru Saturday, 11am to 7pm
Sunday: 11am to 6pm
Closed Monday

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