Nominated for the GoodReads BEST GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMICS 2019 "One of fantasy's most successful series in recent years is coming to comics" - The Hollywood Reporter "Visually stunning, this exciting, swashbuckling adventure revisits the enthralling world of Schwab's best-selling "Shades of Magic" fantasy series" Library Journal, Starred Review "The artwork is stunning, the characters complex and compelling" - Book Riot "Exceptional ... moves at a great pace and the artwork is stellar" - Comic Buzz "Possibly the best fantasy comic out there right now" - Culturess "Explosive and dramatic ... makes the lore accessible and understandable, and the art is absolutely gorgeous" - Geeks World Wide "A masterpiece and a delight to read and admire" - DePepi "A well realised and perfectly crafted world" - Set the Tape "Complex and beautiful ... It is action packed and you will fly through these pages" - Book Crushin "A prequel, but stands well on its own, with political intrigue, magic duels and even swashbuckling pirate adventures thrown in" - ICV2 "The Steel Prince comics are a joy to read ... [VE Schwab] makes every line of dialogue sing, every bit of plot feel right at home" - Women Write About Comics "I challenge you to find a better fantasy graphic novel series" - The Bookshire "This is one those books that combines so much to create something unique. There's mystery, drama, action/adventure/thriller and personal growth that we see throughout the story. The characters are incredibly well thought out and their evolution and growth is interesting to watch occur. This is a beautifully written and illustrated book that continues to demonstrate why I hold Titan Comics in high regard." - Reading With A Flight Ring
V. E. Schwab's first adult novel, Vicious, debuted to critical praise and reader accolades. She is the author of the NYT bestselling Shades of Magic series, as well as a number of MG and YA novels, including This Savage Song. She has been called the heir to Diana Wynne Jones. Her dynamic work has caught the attention of major TV and film studios. Schwab has a Masters degree in Art History from the University of Edinburgh. She currently lives in Nashville, TN, but frequents Edinburgh. Andrea Olimpieri is an up and coming comic book artist based out of Italy. Andrea has contributed artwork to a number of titles including Dishonored, Mostri, and True Blood.