The Black Dragon

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Dark Horse Comics, 1996 - Juvenile Fiction - 184 pages
2 Reviews
A longtime writer of Marvel Comics' The Uncanny X-Men and author, with George Lucas, of Shadow Moon combines talents with award-winning British artist John Bolton in this fantasy adventure set in 1193 England. Branded a sorcerer, James Dunreith, exiled by his liege lord and king, Henry, is pressed into the service of his queen, Eleanor of Acquintaine, to seek out one who rebels against the crown.

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User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

I may be commiting blasphemy here, but I have to admit I've never been that big of a fan of Chris Claremont. His comic book stories are mostly just that; comic book stories. They hardly ever make me ... Read full review

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User Review  - Brannigan - Goodreads

The art is amazing but the story is slow. Read full review

About the author (1996)

Chris Claremont is one of the bestselling comic writers in the world. He wrote The Uncanny X-Men for seventeen years as well as the novelization of the movie X-Men 2. He has been the co-creator of several top-selling series for Marvel Comics, including Excalibur, Wolverine, New Mutants, and, in the United Kingdom, Captain Britain. He wrote the Star Trek twenty-fifth-anniversary graphic novel Debt of Honor and a Next Generation sequel, Cry, Vengeance, for DC Comics, as well as" "Alien/Predator: The Deadliest of Species for Dark Horse. His debut novel was Firstflight, the story of a young female astronaut in the twenty-first century, to which he wrote two sequels, Grounded and Sundowner. He collaborated with George Lucas on three novels in The Chronicles of the Shadow War, and has delved into fantasy with the publication of Dragon Moon, a dark fantasy novel co-authored with his wife, Beth Fleisher. The couple lives in Brooklyn with their two children.

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