Different artists/authors, with unique styles of illustrations, hit on the highlights of the journey of Queen. Focusing on the band overall, a realistic timeline is created. In between the chapters there is a factual recap, more information and even photographs of what was happening, people and places mentioned. — Jeanette
Brian May, Roger Taylor, and Freddie Mercury form one of the greatest rock bands in the world. Under the leadership of its charismatic singer, Queen is a planetary success for each hit with its decadent shows, inimitable aesthetics, and style. “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “We Are the Champions,” “Don’t Stop Me Now,” or even “Crazy Little Thing Called Love” are just some of the hits! Discover the great stories and little secrets surrounding the legend!
About the Author
First a French teacher then a journalist specializing in education, Sophie Blitman has always loved transmitting and sharing knowledge, information, stories. Now based in Stockholm, she spends most of her time writing books, especially for children, but sometimes also for adults with always the same concern: to arouse the curiosity of its readers thanks to a creative and playful approach, and to take a citizen's look at the world with them. Emmanuel Marie has been a comics writer for nearly 5 years, with several books published in a rather documentary style. A sociologist by training, he enjoys giving humorous and romantic tints to stories rooted in social reality.
"A revealing and inspiring graphic introduction to a legacy rock band that continues to entertain the world." — Peter Dabbene, Foreword Magazine
"A revealing and inspiring graphic introduction to a legacy rock band that continues to entertain the world." —Foreword Reviews.
"Queen in Comics is a revealing and inspiring graphic introduction to a legacy rock band that continues to entertain the world." —Foreword Reviews
"[Emmanuel Marie] frequently manages to build sequences around snippets that people only familiar with Queen’s music and videos might not know."—The Slings and Arrows