The Earl and The Fairy, Vol. 2
Lydia can see fairies, but can she tell who the real villain is?Reads R to L (Japanese Style), for audiences rated teen. Lydia Carlton is a fairy doctor,one of the few people with the ability to see the magical creatures who share our world. During one of her rare trips to London to visit her... show more
Lydia can see fairies, but can she tell who the real villain is?Reads R to L (Japanese Style), for audiences rated teen. Lydia Carlton is a fairy doctor,one of the few people with the ability to see the magical creatures who share our world. During one of her rare trips to London to visit her father, Lydia’s quiet life is suddenly transformed when she is rescued from kidnappers by a mysterious young man! Edgar and his small band must travel to the Isle of Manan, once home to the Blue Knight Earl. But the island is surrounded by merfolk, whose tragic songs cause rough seas and shipwrecks. And even if Edgar and his companions reach the island, they face death if it turns out he isn’t a true heir to the Earl...
Publish date: 2012-06-05
Publisher: VIZ Media LLC
Pages no: 200
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Sequential Art
, Graphic Novels
They've reached the island, where they will find the sword that once belong to the Blue Knight. But Lydia's still unsure about Edgar. Does he care for her at all, or is he really just using her to get the sword? She doesn't know, but plans to do her job as a fairy doctor. Volume two picks up on th...
I think this one might have been slightly weaker than the prequel, though why I'm not certain. The author of the novels probably did spend much time on having the characters think about their lives and decisions, but that was mainly lost in translation from novel to manga. There was a part of the pl...
I never would have thought I'd read about more different kinds of fairies in a manga than in anything European I've read, but there you have it. Volume two continues in much the same vein as the first - I still love that the "Earl" of the title is not quite a good guy or a bad guy, but a determined ...