Mouse Guard Volume 3: The Black Axe: The Black Axe by David PetersenMouse Guard Volume 3: The Black Axe: The Black Axe by David Petersen

Mouse Guard Volume 3: The Black Axe: The Black Axe

byDavid PetersenIllustratorDavid Petersen

Hardcover | July 23, 2013

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Welcome back to the world of mice in the third collected volume of the Eisner Award-winning and critically acclaimed fantasy comic series, Mouse Guard. This beautifully illustrated prequel to the two previous volumes spins the tale of wise oldfur and longtime Mouse Guard member Celanawe, as he fulfills the promise made to young Lieam to detail the day his paw first touched the legendary weapon, the Black Axe. The arrival of distant kin takes Celanawe on an adventure that will carry him across the sea to uncharted waters and lands, all while unraveling the legend of Farrer, the blacksmith who forged the mythical weapon.
David Petersen was born in 1977. His artistic career soon followed. A steady diet of cartoons, comics and tree climbing fed his imagination and is what still inspires his work today. David was the 2007 Russ Manning Award recipient for Most Promising Newcomer, and in 2008 won Eisner Awards for Best Publication for Kids (Mouse Guard: Fal...
Title:Mouse Guard Volume 3: The Black Axe: The Black AxeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:192 pages, 8 × 8 × 0.9 inPublished:July 23, 2013Publisher:ArchaiaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1936393069

ISBN - 13:9781936393060


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Epic and beautiful as always This tells the tale of the Black Axe, so the events occur before the previous two Mouse Guard books. Don't let the cute characters on the cover fool you: this is a tale of action, intensity and violence (but not so much that it's unsuitable to younger readers). A great addition to the series.
Date published: 2017-02-21