“We’re all in this world together. Don’t ever forget that.”
A young girl named Maria finds a dead sparrow on the way to her mother’s funeral.
Inspired by the films of Guillermo del Toro, Neil Gaiman’s Coraline, and the haunting music of Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, The Dead Sparrow is an elegiac reflection on the emptiness of grief and the healing power of nature from writer Rick Quinn and illustrator Quinn Rae Manning.
11 pages | Death-positive fairy tale melancholia | Written by Rick Quinn. Art by Quinn Rae Manning. Hand lettered by Aditya Bidikar.
THE DEAD SPARROW – digital
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THE DEAD SPARROW – physical