Ballad of Sleeping Beauty (2004 mini-series) #1-8 [SET] — A Visit to Briar Rose

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Hounded gunfighter Cole Jarrett chases the tale of a woman cursed to spend the rest of her days imprisoned in sleep for sins she did not commit...

All while running from a guilt-riddled past.

In this adventure, the classic fairy tale is just the beginning.

 

 

Collecting the eight-issue mini-series.

 

 

Ballad of Sleeping Beauty (2004 mini-series) #1 (of 8) (FCBD 2004 Edition - Jeff Amano)
By Gabriel Benson & Mike Hawthorne. 
Hounded gunfighter Cole Jarrett chases the tale of a woman cursed to spend the rest of her days imprisoned in sleep for sins she did not commit while running from a guilt-riddled past. In this adventure, the classic fairy tale is just the beginning.
Ballad of Sleeping Beauty (2004 mini-series) #2 (of 8)
By Gabriel Benson & Mike Hawthorne. 
Following the adventure that began on Free Comic Book Day, gunfighter Cole Jarrett is about to be executed for his outlaw past. Fortunately for him, he might just have a plan out of that one. But what he doesn't plan for is a mysterious stranger from his past showing up and making his life just a little more miserable! What does this stranger want? And what does it have to do with that kid's story about that sleeping woman?
Ballad of Sleeping Beauty (2004 mini-series) #3 (of 8)
By Gabriel Benson & Mike Hawthorne. 
Cole still isn't sure of what to make of Red and his story of the sleeping girl, but after the girl's picture reminded him of his beloved dead wife, he agrees to help the kid save her.  The journey isn't going to be easy, as everyone that has wronged Cole in the past is hot on their dusty trail.
Ballad of Sleeping Beauty (2004 mini-series) #4 (of 8)
By Gabriel Benson & Mike Hawthorne. 
After narrowly surviving a vicious attack, our heroes head to a ghost town in search of help for one of their own, who lies on death's door. Much to their surprise, the town is home to a mysterious woman from Red's past, who offers Cole several missing pieces to his past that also may help them complete their journey. 
Ballad of Sleeping Beauty (2004 mini-series) #5 (of 8)
By Gabriel Benson & Mike Hawthorne. 
The mystery deepens as Cole's enemies close in for the kill. Cole knows why Drake is after him, but what is Drake's connection to Red and the Sleeping Beauty?  In this issue, Cole, Red and Will jump on a train hoping to put some distance between themselves and Drake. But Drake is one step ahead of Cole, and puts him in a situation where has to choose between saving his friends, or taking his revenge.
Ballad of Sleeping Beauty (2004 mini-series) #6 (of 8)
By Gabriel Benson & Mike Hawthorne. 
They are closing in on Briar Rose, but will Cole be strong enough to finish the fight they started after the devastating events of last issue? Also, Red reveals details about Beauty's final night.
Ballad of Sleeping Beauty (2004 mini-series) #7 (of 8)
By Gabriel Benson & Mike Hawthorne. 
With the town of Briar Rose and the Sleeping Beauty in reach, unexpected enemies block Cole and Red's path. With no other choice, Cole must swallow his pride and turn to an unexpected source for help as the final battle begins. 
Ballad of Sleeping Beauty (2004 mini-series) #8 (of 8)
By Gabriel Benson & Mike Hawthorne. 
Cole has lost his wife and his best friend during his long and bloody battle towards redemption.  Cole is tired of fighting, but as he approaches Sleeping Beauty's resting place he sees that she is guarded by the very demons that still haunt his dreams. So with a tired spirit, Cole raises his twin silver-plated revolvers with the hope that he has just enough strength to fight one final battle.