The official release of The Daughter of Frost – illustrated edition a fairy tale I wrote for my Daughter

The Daughter of Frost by Nick Davis

The Daughter of Frost by Nick Davis

This was a long time in coming, with everything that could go wrong in a publishing project going wrong from bad printing, delayed shipping I was half expecting the Dread Pirate Roberts to intercept it. The Daughter of Frost, the fairy tale I wrote for my Daughter to have one story that starts with Once Upon a Time I could tell to her is now done.  This 5-tale on the Nook has now been fully illustrated by the amazing Terra Bidlespacher of whitestageart.com and is available across a number of new formats Continue reading

Arriving on my doorstep The Daughter of Frost Illustrated Edition

DaughterofFrost-BooksOnce Upon a Time I started a Kickstarter project to get The Daughter of Frost, a fairy tale I wrote for my Daughter, illustrated. The Kickstarter project was successful and the last few months what started as a simple Kickstarter publishing project ran into problem after problem… Now though The Daughter of Frost – Illustrated Edition has finally arrived on my doorstep and now it is time to distribute it out to everyone who helped Kickstart this book. If you are interested in ordering the Fairy Tale I wrote for my Daughter, you can take a look at this tale of wonder, a classic story of love and the power of innocence by clicking here.

To everyone who supported this Kickstarter thank you! And I am deeply sorry for all the delays this project has been a quest all of its own. I hope you all enjoy and find your happily ever after in this beautiful new book.

First page of The Daughter of Frost is done come take a look

The Daughter of Frost - Illustration by Terra Bidlespacher

The Daughter of Frost – Illustration by Terra Bidlespacher

Terra Bidlespacher the artist for The Daughter of Frost Kickstarter project sent me the first finished page for this whimsical Fairy Tale. It is the Woodcutter and his wife making a snow family as Jack Frost looks on.

Together in the morning light, they rolled snowballs and built three snow people. One was the Woodcutter, the other was his wife, and the smaller was their snow child that they never had. Arm in arm they looked at the snow family and smiled, lost in the memory of what they might have had. The wife cried small tears of sadness. “I am sorry my dear husband, I know you mean well. I just wish for a child so I can see you glad.”

The Woodcutter smiled and kissed his wife on the check, “Do not worry my dear wife, we have lived a good life and one day we will get our reward. I love you deeply and wish for no more.”

If you enjoyed the art please check out the Kickstarter project of a Fairy Tale I wrote for my Daughter, help it get illustrated and let the magic begin…

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Aneira the Daughter of Frost by Terra Bidlespacher

Aneira the Daughter of Frost by Terra Bidlespacher

Once Upon a Time in a land far far away the Fairy of Spring and Jack Frost had a daughter they named Aneira. Who they gave to a childless Woodcutter and his wife so their daughter could experience the love and affection of mortal parents. This is her story, a classic fairy tale of winter, of love, of good, of evil and the power of innocence…

What is the Daughter of Frost?
The Daughter of Frost was written for my beautiful Daughter, so I could read to her a story that started with Once Upon a Time. She really enjoyed the story, and after awhile it became part of my original all ages fantasy fairy tale series called The Wonder Tales.

I want to do something really special with this story, I’ve recruited the services of the amazing almost ethereal Terra Bidlespacher of White Stag Art to help me illustrate this tale with some magical, whimsical illustrations. With her help I hope to turn The Daughter of Frost into fully illustrated fairy tale book, the sort of book we turned the pages of when we were young, that fired our imaginations to the magic and wonder of the world just beyond our fingers. A story that can be treasured and shared with your kids. Help this story get illustrated by helping it launch on Kickstarter at http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/altworld/the-daughter-of-frost-a-fairy-tale-written-for-my

Something special may yet come this way as we look at the art inspired by The Daughter of Frost

The Daughter of Frost by Nick DavisDid you know The Wonder Tale The Daughter of Frost was written for my Daughter? To celebrate this story, which has turned into one my best-selling Wonder Tales eBooks. I’m working on a special project trying to illustrate the book. As I work to try to make this happen several Artists have submitted test pieces of Aneira the Daughter of Frost…

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