A striking deluxe package: handsome slipcase with matching deluxe bound book AND a matching, illustrated hardbound cover enclosing the signed & numbered print, which features new artwork. DiTerlizzi created Spiderwick Chronicles with Holly Black, and was an executive producer on the 2008 film adaptation. He won a Caldecott Honor Medal for his adaptation of The Spider and the Fly. Depicting fantastical creatures, horrific monsters, and courageous heroes and heroines, his illustrations have helped define Dungeons and Dragons, Planescape, and Magic: The Gathering.
This collection features never-before-seen artwork and photographs in addition to his most iconic gaming artwork. Introduction by Christopher Paolini (Eragon). In 2006, Tony did a wonderful special drawing for a signed bookplate for us, That book is now long sold out but since we had these left, we've also added it here. So you get THREE signatures by Tony--the book's limitation page, the print, and a bookplate!
Tony has also illustrated books such as 1997's Giant Bones by Peter Beagle, and 1998's Dinosaur Summer by Greg Bear. The first project where he both wrote and illustrated a book was the 2000 publication Jimmy Zangwow's Out-of-This-World Moon Pie Adventure, followed in 2001 by Ted, which received the 2002 Zena Sutherland Award.
He's a New York Times best-selling author and illustrator, and this is the first comprehensive collection of his award-winning artwork!
"Tony's work has a distinct flair, a love for monsters, if you will. May you treasure these art pieces as much as I do."--Guillermo del Toro (Director of Hellboy, Pan's Labrinth et al.