Messenger: The Legend of Joan of Arc by Tony Lee
  

Messenger: The Legend of Joan of Arc

Written by Tony Lee
Illustrated by Sam Hart

RRP £9.99

Synopsis

Messenger: The Legend of Joan of Arc by Tony Lee

A gripping and powerful story of Joan of Arc's short but inspirational life fighting for freedom during the One Hundred Years War between France and England.Shaping a story from the original transcripts of Joan of Arc's trial before her death at the stake, Tony Lee portrays the extraordinary life of a young farm girl who becomes the leader of an army of men. Her story tells of a young woman who has an unflinching faith in God and in herself. It is also a story of someone prepared to risk everything in the battle for freedom and independence.

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Dashing artwork and snappy dialogue . . . effortlessly readable. * The Tablet *

About the Author

Tony Lee has written for many popular comic books including X-Men, Spider Man, Starship Troopers, Wallace & Gromit and Shrek. He is also the writer of the Doctor Who comics series. His adaptation of Pride & Prejudice & Zombies: The Graphic Novel is a New York Times bestseller. Tony is the author of Outlaw: The Legend of Robin Hood and Excalibur: The Legend of King Arthur both published by Walker as well as adapting Anthony Horowitz's bestselling series The Power of Five into graphic novels. Tony lives in London.Sam Hart is a comic book artist and magazine illustrator, having worked on Starship Troopers and Judge Dredd and for publishers Markosia and DC Comics, amongst others. He is the illustrator of Outlaw: The Legend of Robin Hood and Excalibur: The Legend of King Arthur which are published by Walker Books. Born in England, Sam now lives and teaches comic art in Brazil.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
112 pages

Author

Tony Lee
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Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

1st May 2014

ISBN

9781406336153


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