Oct 5th 2011 By: Chris Sims
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
of Love and Rockets
fame brings us Jack and Jill
, of the amazing Harry Potter posters
, does There Was an Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe
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.