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.
About the Author
Tony Lee has written for many popular comic books including X-Men, Spider Man, Starship Troopers, Wallace & Gromit and Shrek. 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.
About the Illustrator
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.
Dashing artwork and snappy dialogue ... effortlessly readable. The Tablet
For Ages: 9+ years old
Number Of Pages: 112
Published: 1st June 2014
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.8 x 17.2 x 0.7
Weight (kg): 0.35