Van Jensen and Dusty Higgins have taken the Pinocchio story to a darker level in their new graphic novel,Â Pinocchio The Vampire Slayer.Â Their story begins where the original ends, Pinocchio is avenging the death of his father who was murdered at the hands ofÂ vampires.
The adventure begins with Pinocchio finding his father dead and not believing the cause- vampires that want to take over the world. He is the only one to believe thus the only one to save mankind from vampires. What he quickly finds is that his growing nose works perfectly as a stake for the night crawlers.
The graphic novel was released in September and has hit the The young Adult Library Services Associations Top 10 in graphic novels for teens according to theÂ official website.