We’re delighted to share with you the first fully coloured look at the forthcoming Rivers of London: Night Witch #1 written by Ben Aaronovitch (Remembrance of the Daleks, Rivers of London novels) and Andrew Cartmel (Written in Dead Wax) with art by Lee Sullivan (Doctor Who, Judge Dredd) and Luis Guerrero (Doctor Who, The Troop) – available now as a digital edition, with #1 out in print on 16th March.
As we previously reported, March sees the release of not only a new Rivers of London comic series based on the top-selling fantasy crime novels created by Ben Aaronovitch, but the release of collections of the first comic story, Body Work.
A tour of what remains and an insight into what once was with a liberal sprinkling of folklore, myth and violent crime, each of Ben Aaronovitch’s previous Peter Grant novels, the stories of London’s first new wizard detective in 50 years, have been Sunday Times Top Ten hardback bestsellers.
Rivers of London: Night Witch, written by Ben and Andrew will launch on 16th March with art by Lee Sullivan (Doctor Who, Judge Dredd) and Luis Guerrero (Doctor Who, The Troop), with Issue 2 on sale 13th April – and we’ve got all the covers here for you to enjoy.
Set within the world of the best-selling Rivers of London series, Night Witch is another all-new story and a prequel to the forthcoming novel, The Hanging Tree, which will be published by Gollancz on 16th June.
Also out in March is a collection of Body Work, the first Rivers of London comic, and comics retailer Forbidden Planet has an exclusive signed hardcover edition on offer, featuring a story set shortly after Peter Grant became the first English Apprentice wizard in fifty years.
Here are the Rivers of London: Night Witch #1 Preview Pages – ordering information below!
RIVERS OF LONDON: NIGHT WITCH #1
WRITERS: Ben Aaronovitch & Andrew Cartmel
ARTIST: Lee Sullivan
RELEASE DATE: March 16 2016
A police vehicle on a routine prison transfer in north London is stormed by Russian hoodlums seeking to free a very particular prisoner. Their target is a witch. A very powerful witchwho doesn’t want to be free. Things rapidly turn very ugly for the hoods and it’s soon a job for full-time police constable and part-time wizard, Peter Grant.
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