Hilda finds her world turned upside down as she faces the prospect of leaving her snow-capped birthplace for the hum of the megalopolis. Her mother, an architect, has been offered a prestigious position in the bustling metropolis that she would find hard to reject. Besides, the tiny elven creatures making a daily habit of bombarding them with threats aren’t making Hilda’s case any better. As she seeks ways to stall her mother’s decision, Hilda rushes to befriend the very source of her malady;will they help or hinder her? More importantly, who is this mysterious Midnight Giant?
Luke Pearson, author of Hilda and the Midnight Giant, Hilda and the Bird Parade, and Everything We Miss, has fast become one of the leading talents of the UK comics scene. Hilda and the Midnight Giant was selected as one of 2012’s twenty-five best illustrated children’s books by Publishers Weekly magazine. The book also won the Young People’s Comic Award at the 2012 British Comic Awards.
40 page full color hardcover
NoBrow Press, 2012