The Eye of the World
The Eye of the World
The Graphic Novel, Volume Two
Tor Books, Hardcover, 9780765331625, 176pp.
Publication Date: June 19, 2012
The second volume of the magnificent "New York Times "bestselling graphic novel adaptation of Robert Jordan's "The Eye of the World "
With the full cooperation of the Jordan estate, "The Eye of the World "has been turned into a stunning comic book series. Volume One of "The Eye of the World: the Graphic Novel "was published by Tor in the Fall of 2011 and was a "New York Times "bestseller.
In "The Eye of the World: the Graphic Novel, Volume Two," scripted by Chuck Dixon and illustrated by Andie Tong, Rand al'Thor, Egwene al'Vere, and their friends flee their home village in the company of Moiraine and her Warder, Lan Mandragoran. Pursued by their enemies, the group seeks sanctuary in Baerlon. Rand's nightmares grow darker. Moiraine takes Egwene under her wing. Lan warns them to trust no one, but should that distrust extend to Lan and Moiraine as well?
"The Eye of the World: the Graphic Novel, Volume Two," collects six issues of "Robert Jordan's The Wheel of Time: The Eye of the World "comic book published by Dynamite Entertainment. This book will feature bonus material that gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of a graphic novel.
Chuck Dixon is a comic book writer best known for his long runs on several Batman titles in the 1990 s for DC Comics. Throughout his prolific career, Dixon has written for" Evangeline" (Comico Comics), "The Savage Sword of Conan, The Punisher War Journal" (Marvel Comics), "Robin, Nightwing, Detective Comics" (DC Comics), and "Simpsons Comics" (Bongo Comics). Dixon worked closely with Robert Jordan on the graphic adaptation of "New Spring" and with Jordan s estate on The "Eye of the World" graphic novel.
Mark Jordan is the Asa Griggs Candler Professor in the Department of Religion at Emory University, Atlanta. His academic interests circle around the varieties of moral rhetoric, the history of Christian teachings on sex, and the ambivalent relations of Christianity to medicine. His books include "Ordering Wisdom: The Hierarchy of Philosophical Discourse in Aquinas" (1986), "The Invention of Sodomy in Christian Theology" (1997), and "The Silence of Sodom: Homosexuality in Modern Catholicism" (2000).
Praise of The Eye of the World: the Graphic Novel, Volume One:
“All of the dialogue is straight out of the book. All the characters look like how I might imagine them. Fans of the books will be reminded of the things they enjoyed about the series in the first place.”
—Geeks of Doom