A great follow-up to the first book in this graphic novel series full of magic, beauty, vibrant color, with rampant messages of good feeling. Contained within this colorful work are 5 unique stories that carry a thread of similarity...friendship. Though each one is a special read indeed, I did have two favorites amongst these treasures. First, 'The Most Beautiful Dress'. In this tale, Beck is in need of a dress for the Festival of Dazzling Colors and we all know how hard finding the perfect one is. By story's end, she shows everyone that beauty is truly in the eye of the beholder and a little imagination can go a long way. My second choice of fairy inspired wonder goes to 'The Wings of Rani'. In this story, it is revealed just why Rani doesn't have wings like the other fairies. Though graphic novels don't always tend to incorporate anything incredibly deep or profound (personal opinion guys, personal opinion), this one surprised me quite a bit. It is a story of sacrifice and the efforts of one fairy doing the most she possibly can to make sure their world, her friends, and her family, survived to see a new day...much more than I would have imagined.
Certainly a recommended read for Disney fans regardless of age, though the little princess (or prince) in your life may fancy it solely for themselves...and who could blame them! The colors are vivid as are the adventures that Tinkerbell and her fairy friends embark on. The stories tend to move quickly but the images are well worth slowing down to investigate further and explore the details included. There's a little pixie dust to spare in this Disney-esque collection....none of which you'd want to miss.
For a sneak peek inside this installment in the series, visit the Papercutz website. This book was released June of this year, so be on the look out for it at a bookstore near you! Special thanks to Penny Sansevieri at Author Marketing Experts, Inc. for the review copy. (THANKS!) For more information on this company, be sure to visit their website.
Until next time....happy reading!