About this book
The 3rd, stand alone volume in the "Grandville" series of graphic novels, from the author of "Alice In Sunderland". A steampunk detective thriller.
At Toad Hall, lair of multibillionaire. Baron Aristotle Krapaud, a cabal of industrialists and fat cats plot the violent overthrow of the French state by the intervention of horribly beweaponed automaton soldiers. Meanwhile, the brutal murder of a famous Parisian artist, mysteriously stabbed to death in his locked and guarded studio.