Yoshitaka Amano's lush ethereal paintings of magical creatures, spirits, goblins, and apparitions have been praised and admired all over the world. In Fairies he turns his considerable talent to capturing in breathtaking images characters from such beloved stories as Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, the wizard Merlin and his muse the intoxicating Nimue, mermaids of the deep as well as his interpretation of fairies from Celtic and Japanese mythology.
* Will appeal to the legions of Vampire Hunter D fans worldwide.
* Fans of Amano's work on the multi-million-copy selling Final Fantasy series of video games and Neil Gaiman's Sandman are sure to love Fairies.
* Fairies is part of the Locus recommended reading list for 2007.