Issue 45 is the forty-fifth issue of Fables.
After finishing with the Arabian fables, Cole talk to Sinbad. Meanwhile at the Farm, Bigby's children badger Boy Blue for fun and Boy Blue gets his assignments like taking care of Bagheera. King Cole and Charming talk to Sinbad and will decide his fate. Beast asks Bufkin if he has seen Beauty, but Bufkin desperately and strangely tells him that he doesn't know anything. King Cole and Charming allow Sinbad his freedom in exchange for following Fabletown laws. Sinbad and King Cole go though a portal where they enter the Arabian fable kingdom in the Homelands which has no been conquered by the Adversary. Red Riding Hood gets accidentally offended by Flycatcher and runs off.