Gentle Readers: Nancy Butler has done it again and written another adaptation of a Jane Austen novel for Marvel Comics. Her first efforts were Pride and Prejudice and Sense and Sensibility. This year she has concentrated on Northanger Abbey! The first issue came out this summer; the second one can be pre-ordered before December.
Northanger Abbey #1 (of 5)
Written by Nancy Butler, Art by Janet Lee, Cover by Julian TEDESCO Totino
Seventeen-year-old Catherine Morland craves the romantic life of a storybook heroine. When a chance to visit Bath beckons, she is sure she will find the hero of her dreams. But the inexperienced Catherine soon falls prey to a conniving sister and brother. Will her common sense eventually rescue her or will Catherine's bad choices prevent her from ever attracting a good man? Critically acclaimed Author Nancy Butler & Eisner Award Winner Janet Lee bring you another beloved Jane Austin classic!
Format: 32pg., LIMITED SERIES
Northanger Abbey #2 (of 5)
Written by Nancy Hajeski, Art by Janet K. Lee, Cover by JULIAN TOTINO TEDESCO
Catherine Morland has not exactly taken Bath by storm, but she HAS acquired two suitors—John, boorish and sporting mad, and Henry, a charming young clergyman. Catherine favors Henry, but her brother and her best friend both urge her toward John. Will she listen to her heart or let peer pressure dash her chance of finding true love? - Jacks4Comics
32 PGS./All Ages …$3.99
Available in December