Sharaz-de by Sergio Toppi
Tales from the Arabian Nights

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A set of tales inspired by the Arabian Nights by European comics master Sergio Toppi, exploring a barbaric society where the supernatural is the only remedy to injustice, as Sharaz-de, captive to a cruel and despotic king, must each night spin tales to entertain her master and save her head from the executioner. Featuring tales filled with evil spirits, treasures, risk, and danger, but ever at their center the passions of gods and men.

About Sergio Toppi

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Sergio Toppi began his career in illustration working in advertising and working for renowned Italian publisher Utet. His work has been displayed in the "Masters of the European Comic Book" exhibit at the Bibliothèque Nationale in Paris and in the Museum of Comic Art in Angoulême.
Published January 1, 2013 by Boom Entertainment. 224 pages
Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Young Adult. Fiction

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The tale is familiar: faced with execution in the morning, Sharaz-De spins tale after tale for her barbaric king, with each story delaying her impending doom.

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