Books The Armed Garden and Other Stories by David B. Hardcover, 112 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $19.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Armed Garden and Other StoriesAuthorDavid B. Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Armed Garden and Other Stories Review Book Reviews Legends Spring To Life In The 'Armed Garden' September 21, 2011 French artist David B. renders ecstatic visions, religious fervor and bloody battles in his new collection of graphic novellas, The Armed Garden and Other Stories. His mysterious and melancholy style saturates every panel of the artfully told tales. Excerpt: 'The Armed Garden' September 20, 2011 Read an excerpt from The Armed Garden.