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Messenger: the legend of Joan of Arc

Messenger: the legend of Joan of Arc

Lee, Tony, 1970- author; Simoes, Cadu, artist; Costa, Flavio, artist; Hart, Sam, 1973- artist

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

Paperback, Book. English. Children's stories. General. Fiction 9+. Picture Books for Older Readers. Graphic Novels.
Published London: Walker Books, 2014
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Statement of responsibility: written by Tony Lee ; illustrated by Sam Hart ; coloured by Sam Hart with Flavio Costa ; lettered by Cadu Simões
ISBN: 1406336157, 9781406336153
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 25 cm
Subject: Joan, of Arc, Saint, 1412-1431 Comic books, strips, etc. Juvenile fiction.; France History Charles VII, 1422-1461 Comic books, strips, etc. Juvenile fiction.

Author note

Tony Lee has written for many popular comic books includingX-Men,Spider Man,Starship Troopers,Wallace & GromitandShrek.He is also the writer of the Doctor Who comics series. His adaptation ofPride & Prejudice & Zombies: The Graphic Novelis aNew York Timesbestseller.Tony is the author ofOutlaw: The Legend of Robin HoodandExcalibur: The Legend of King Arthurboth published by Walker as well as adapting Anthony Horowitz's bestselling series The Power of Five into graphic novels. Tony lives in London.