The Unwritten Vol. 9: The Unwritten Fables

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DC Comics, Jul 29, 2014 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 160 pages
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The worlds of FABLES and THE UNWRITTEN collide in the epic comic event by Mike Carey and Bill Willingham! Tommy Taylor is thrust into the world of Vertigo's hit series FABLES! But a dark and terrible foe has seized the fairy-tale homelands and our world. In desperation, the witches of Fabletown gather to summon the greatest mage the worlds have ever seen. But they are in for an unpleasant surprise.

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User Review  - Bodagirl - LibraryThing

This is a book you will either love or hate. I happen to be in the later category, becuase instead of a crossover, it's a guest appearance that was then unwritten. I would have loved more interaction ... Read full review

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User Review  - bearlyr - LibraryThing

This was a fun read, but also a bit predictable. Mister Dark was an interesting and complex character, adding dimension to the story. While I would gladly read other stories in the series, they would not be at the top of my list. Read full review

About the author (2014)

Writer Mike Carey, best known for his work on Vertigo's Lucifer and Hellblazer, has made his mark in comics. Born in Liverpool, England, Carey worked as a teacher for fifteen years before gaining regular work writing for several independent companies. In 1999 he wrote the Sandman spinoff miniseries Sandman Presents: Lucifer. This led to the Lucifer solo title which earned him a nomination for the 2001 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards - Best Writer. The Fourth Rail said of his work, Carey gives the characters in all of the stories believable motivations and characterization. His additional Vertigo projects have included Faker and Crossing Midnight. In 2007, he helped DC launch the Minx line of graphic novels for teen girls with the Regifters. Beyond DC, Carey was also recognized for his work on Marvel's X-Men titles. He makes his home in London with his wife, Lin, and his children, Davey, Ben and Louise.

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