The revolt at the Farm has been suppressed, the revolutionaries quelled. Goldilocks remains on the loose since her seemingly fatal shooting but the rest of the dissidents have been tried and sentenced. The executioner's axe is sharp and swift as the Fables learn what true justice means.
In part 1 of a 2-part FABLES caper, Bigby has to keep an eye on Sleeping Beauty's pinprick narcolepsy from getting out of hand and threatening Fabletown. As if that weren't enough, Bigby must also deal with a sleazy reporter intent on exposing the secret society of exiled fairy tale characters.
In the conclusion of the 2-part FABLES caper, Bigby and his motley crew don matching black skullcaps and break into a ritzy building to stop a ruthless reporter from revealing their identities to the tabloids. Meanwhile, Sleeping Beauty's spell forces the city into perpetual slumber!
In "Storybook Love" part 1, Snow White's recovery from a bullet to the brain means she and Bigby must spend a lot of time in each other's company. But when the twosome embark on an out-of-town vacation for some much-needed R&R, they have no idea of the deadly peril they're about to fall into!
When Bigby and Snow White wake up in the middle of the woods, they don't know where they are, how they got there, or why the hell they went camping with only one sleeping bag. But they've got bigger problems, as a sniper's bullet sends their car over a cliff in part 2 of "Storybook Love."
Snow and Bigby are lost in the deep woods, on the run from a pistol-packing motorchick bent on revenge. You've known for some time that he's really the Big Bad Wolf, but now, for the first time, we'll see what happens when Bigby has to huff and puff in order to save Snow's life.
When the going gets tough, Fables go drinking! This issue takes place almost entirely in pubs--Mundy bars, Fabletown bars, and just about any place where alcohol is served. So don't be surprised if a drunken brawl breaks out and one or two characters say something they wouldn't normally say while sober.
In this standalone issue, the ex-wives of fairytale philanderer Prince Charming reminisce about the Prince of Lies. But Cinderella has another appointment in Paris, and it's one she's dying to keep. Sex and espionage abound as a heretofore-unknown side of the Fables is revealed!
Boy Blue nurses a broken heart, Prince Charming recruits more Fables for his mayoral campaign, and Bigby and Snow team up to get to the bottom of Red Riding Hood's story. Meanwhile, the mysterious trio of Hugh, Drew, and Lou continue to wreak havoc in Manhattan. But, beware: this time they've got guns.
As the Adversary's wooden soldiers advance on the Fabletown blockade, Fables young and old prepare themselves for the worst. But these block-headed agents of the enemy may find it difficult to subdue this band of fairytale meat, especially with one seriously angry Snow White leading the charge.
Part 1 of the 4-part story "The Year After"! It's a family affair as Snow White goes into labor, and the magical nature of her pregnancy becomes an event that no one expected. Plus, the results of the election for Fabletown's new mayor are in...and the winner may surprise you!
It's going to be a long, dark winter for the denizens of Fabletown! Prince Charming discovers that keeping campaign promises is a lot harder than making them, Beauty and the Beast find that filling Snow and Bigby's shoes may be more than they can handle, and a body is found!
It's a typical day back in the world from which the inhabitants of Fabletown escaped, full of war and tyranny, not to mention taxes. But in the midst of all the conquering and the slaying comes a mysterious masked man on a quest to find his lost love in part 1 of "Homelands."