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Third 'Grandville' book confirmed

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A third book in the Grandville series of graphic novels by Bryan Talbot has been confirmed.

Talbot revealed on his Twitter account that the new book, set in a steampunk world with an alternate history and with a population mostly of anthropomorphic animals, will be called Grandville: Bete Noire. There are plans for a total of five books in the series.

The Grandville series is set an alternate history in which the French won the Napoleonic Wars. The world is immersed in steam technology and the vast population of the world is of anthropomorphic animals. The main character in the series is badger police officer Detective Inspector Archie LeBrock of Scotland Yard.

The second book in the series, Grandville: Mon Amour, will be released 2nd December.


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Bete Noire is French for "Black Beast".

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Don't miss Brian Talbot speaking about 'Granville Mon Amour' at the Richmond upon Thames Literature Festival: November 30th at Orleans House Gallery (Coach House).
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