Mouse Guard Volume 3: The Black Axe

Mouse Guard Volume 3: The Black Axe

(Book #3 of Mouse Guard)
Illustrated by: David Petersen
For Ages: 9 and up
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.
  • Archaia | 
  • 192 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781936393060 | 
  • July 2013

More Books from this Author

Mouse Guard: Baldwin the Brave and Other Tales
Mouse Guard: Legends of the Guard Volume 2
Mouse Guard: Legends of the Guard Volume 1
Mouse Guard Volume 2: Winter 1152

About the Author

David Petersen

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. He is a three time Eisner Award winner for his work on his Mouse Guard series. David received his BFA in Printmaking from Eastern Michigan University where he met his wife Julia. They continue to reside in Michigan with their dogs Autumn and Bronwyn.