Are you a fan of The Secret World of Arrietty from Studio Ghibli? Well, we have some news for you!
VIZ Media is releasing a hardcover book, The Art of The Secret World of Arrietty, which contains story notes, commentary, and art work from the 2010 film. It will feature character and production sketches and insights from some of the creators of the film, which was based on the classic Mary Norton novel The Borrowers.
The Secret World of Arrietty features a spunky tiny heroine who befriends a human boy. But as their friendship grows, so does the danger to Arrietty's family.
The Art of the Secret World of Arrietty comes out March 6th in exclusive hardcover format.
Melanie R. Meadors is the author of fantasy stories where heroes don't always carry swords and knights in shining armor often lose to nerds who study their weaknesses. She’s been known to befriend wandering garden gnomes, do battle with metal-eating squirrels, and has been called a superhero on more than one occasion. Her fiction has appeared in Circle Magazine, Prick of the Spindle, and in the anthology Champions of Aetaltis. She studied astronomy and physics at Northern Arizona University and has published some non-fiction in the field of astronomy and library sciences. She's the co-editor of the anthology MECH: Age of Steel and editor of Hath No Fury, and she is a blogger and general b*tch monkey at The Once and Future Podcast.