Mark Twain's Niagara: Book 1, is part 1 of a 2-part series. This 96 page graphic novel is based on the short story "Niagara", written by Mark Twain in the 1860's and originally published in 1875. This exciting adventure following a young Twain as he travels by steam train to the Niagara region. There, he embarks on a journey through legend and history, encountering incredible figures - some living, some long since passed.
A VISUAL JOURNEY
This 96 page book will feature a unique visual experience unlike anything you've seen before! With every encounter Twain has with the people and places that make up the stunning and rich region of Niagara, the perspective of the story visually changes. You, the reader, will experience the most exciting and legendary aspects of Niagara through Mark Twain's eyes, as he imagines himself virtually living the history in the region that surrounds him.
Each branch of history that Twain experiences is illustrated by a different, award-winning artist. This makes the Mark Twain's Niagara graphic novel a gorgeous visual adaptation, stunningly created in a way you've yet to experience!
- Menton J. Matthews III (MONOCYTE, The Fly: Outbreak, The X-Files) is an award-winning fine artist and illustrator
- Claude St. Aubin (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern) is a Joe Shuster Award winner and Canadian Comic Book Hall of Fame artist
- Nicholas Burns (Arctic Comics, Bride of Chucky, True North) is a Canadian award-winning film-maker, illustrator and painter
- Haiwei Hou (Two Brothers, Ochek) is an internationally renowned concept artist from award-winning studios
- Jeffrey Veregge (G.I. Joe, Transformers, Judge Dredd, Red Wolf) is a critically acclaimed award-winning artist
- Katherine Piro (The Chaste Maid) is a brilliant Canadian multi-media artist and illustrator
- Shane Kirshenblatt (Dorothy Gale: Journey to Oz, The Bleeding Tree, Classics Illustrated) is a popular commercial artist, educator and painter
- Ben Shannon (Ayanisach, Superior Iron Man, Rolling Stone magazine) is an award-winning graphic artist and illustrator
- David Cutler (Water Master, Adventure Time) is a multi-talented illustrator and frequent comicon guest of honour
- Mike Rooth (Savage Sword, Captain Canuck, WidowsWake) is a huge fan favourite comic book artist
- Keith Grachow (Concrete Martians, Saltwater) is a former Disney animator, cartoonist and fine artist
- Ken Lashley (Batman, Superman, X-Men, The Avengers) is one of the comic book world's superstar artists for titles in both the Marvel and DC universes
- Ty Templeton (Batman, Spider-Man, The Simpsons) is an absolutely legendary comic book artist and all around great guy