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Graphic Myths and Legends: Theseus

By Jeff Limke
Illustrated by John McCrea

The Myths and Legends series brings some of the world’s most enduring stories to life for a new audience. These graphic novels are action-packed and high-interest. In addition to the story, they offer an introduction to each culture’s mythology and hi

Raised by his mother and tutor, young Theseus finally learns the truth of his birth: he is the son of King Aegeus, ruler of Athens. Armed with his father’s shield, he sets out to claim his birthright and face his greatest challenge—the Minotaur, a savage beast who is half-man, half-bull. To defeat the Minotaur, Theseus must enter the Labyrinth, a bewildering maze from which no one has ever escaped alive. Will Theseus succeed in his quest? Or will he suffer the fate of the Minotaur’s many other victims?

About the author

Jeff Limke was born and raised in the wilds of North Dakota. He has spent many a year teaching stories and writing. Jeff now teaches less and tries to write more, which sometimes happens. John McCrea was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He has been drawing comics professionally for nearly 20 years. He work has become well-know through comics for both DC and Marvel, including titles for such series as Judge Dredd, Hitman, and Section 8. He currently lives in Birmingham, England.

ISBN: 9780822585176
Imprint: Graphic Universe – Lerner Publishing Group
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: August 1, 2008
Dimensions: 162 x 235mm, 48pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $14.99
New Zealand RRP: $16.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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