‘Nursery Rhyme Comics’ by Kate Beaton, Jaime Hernandez, Mike Mignola and More [Exclusive Preview]
This month, First Second is releasing Nursery Rhyme Comics, a hardcover featuring 50 classic nursery rhymes illustrated by 50 amazing artists. It's a great collection for kids, but as fans of indie comics, we here at ComicsAlliance were pretty excited to see some of our favorite creators involved in what turned out to be some pretty fun illustrations.
That's why today, we've picked out a few of our favorites to run right here at ComicsAlliance! Check out nursery rhyme comics by Kate Beaton, Jaime Hernandez, Lucy Knisley and Mike Mignola after the cut!
Hark A Vagrant creator Kate Beaton brings us her version of The Grand Old Duke of York:
Jaime Hernandez of Love and Rockets fame brings us Jack and Jill:
Lucy Knisley, of the amazing Harry Potter posters, does There Was an Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe:
And Hellboy creator Mike Mignola does an appropriately spooky rendition of Solomon Grundy:
In addition to those creators, the book features work from Gilbert Hernandez, Gene Luen Yang, Stan Sakai, Tony Millionaire and 42 other fantastic creators. Nursery Rhyme Comics will be released on October 11 from First Second, with a cover price of $18.99.