Dante loves playing make believe. When he’s with his friends, he’s the wizened wizard or regal ruler. But when he’s by himself, Dante would rather be the wicked queen. Then, one day, his dress and makeup are just so perfect that he braves the outdoors, delighting in his playful evilness. Will Dante find someone to play the hero to his villain?
Alex R. Kahler is the author of more than a dozen books for adults and children, including the breakout chiller The Collector, written as KR Alexander, and the apocalyptic queer fantasy series Runebinder. He received his Masters in Creative Writing from Glasgow University, and travels the world looking for new tales to tell.
Ben Whitehouse is an illustrator born and raised in Birmingham, UK. He worked in the animation industry as a character designer, animator, and stop motion puppet maker before finding his happy feet within the world of illustration. He lives in Wales with his lovely girlfriend and their crazy border collie.