The Last Tooth is personal project currently in development that I also used for my MFA thesis project.  My hope is that one day it will be a fully illustrated novel. Not necessarily a traditional graphic novel, but rather a fully immersive experience that would also translate well to an iPad app.

The story focuses on Kay, a young precocious 8 year old that has just lost her last baby tooth.  Her Nana, who has always been quite the story teller, tells her of the Little People and how when she was a child back in Ireland, they used to bury their lost teeth, lest they fall into the hands of the Dark Ones.  That night, rather than putting her tooth under her pillow, Kay holds on to it to ensure it gets delivered to the Tooth Fairy herself.  When the Dark Ones show up and run off with her tooth, Kay pursues them into the woods and descends into the world of Faerie, which is much darker and full of dangers than she at first believed…