As a necktie inwards to the forth coming Mortal Engines movie, author Philip Reeve has announced the publication of ‘An Illustrated Guide to the World of Mortal Engines’.
This move appears to a super-dooper rework of The Traction Codex
which was published unopen to years agone every bit an e-book amongst collaborator Jeremy Levett.
“With the Mortal Engines motion ikon looming, it seemed a expert chance to revise too expand the one-time Mortal Engines Codex, which had a rattling patchy e-book unloose a few years ago.
Jeremy Levett knows far to a greater extent than nearly history too technology than I always will, too he’s come upwardly up amongst an impressively plausible trouble organisation human relationship of the centuries which dissever the Fever Crumb
books from the start out of Mortal Engines, every bit good every bit lots of extra details nearly the cities, airships too characters who inhabit the books.
There are glimpses of what the Traction era way for Australia, South America, too other bits of the footing my stories never managed to encompass.
And it volition all live sum of paintings, maps too diagrams past times an illustrator (or illustrators) whose rear (or names) I’ll expose nearer the publication date.”
The guide volition live published past times Scholastic on Nov 2018, a calendar month earlier the Christian Rivers directed motion ikon is released footing wide.
We suspect that Ian McQue volition accept contributed to unopen to of the artwork given he has done the artwork for the shortly to live published ‘Night Flights’ curt stories collection
that features Anna Fang.