Need to add a little more shoujo to your life? Look no further than the latest release coming from Viz Media with The Earl & The Fairy. Viz Media is getting a little more out there for manga fans to know about a series that's debuting next week which they give a tagline of "A Fairy Doctor Who Sees Magical Creatures Helps An Aristocrat Search For A Legendary Sword And Hunt A Mysterious Killer" The new series under the Shoujo Beat banner is coming on March 6th and is written by Mizue Tami with artwork by Ayuko, going for the standard pricing of $9.99 with a teen rating.
Mizeu Tami is no stranger to manga as she was behind The Witches Marriage
but she's also written several fantasy novel series and was up for a few awards. Ayuko has a few titles under their belt as well, getting their start with Us, You and Me
in Bessatu Margaret.
“Author Mizue Tani originally wrote THE EARL AND THE FAIRY as a popular collection of light novels, and the story has been captivatingly adapted into a manga series with beautiful artwork created by Ayuko,” says Pancha Diaz, Editor. “Intrigue awaits readers as the Earl tells Lydia that he is the descendant of the Blue Knight. But a serial killer is also on the loose, and Edgar matches his description. Could this charismatic aristocrat really be a murderer?”Plot Concept:
Lydia Carlton is a fairy doctor and 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 Ashenbert claims to be descended from the human ruler of the fairy kingdom, and he urgently needs Lydia’s help to find and claim his birthright, the legendary sword of the Blue Knight Earl. Things will never be the