COMIC BOOK AUTEUR -- NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR -- TELEVISION CREATOR

Brian Wood's history of published work includes nearly fifty volumes of genre-spanning original material.  From the 1500-page future war epic DMZ, the ecological disaster series The Massive, the American crime drama Briggs Land, the blistering youth culture action quadrilogy The Couriers, and the groundbreaking lo-fi dystopia Channel Zero, Wood has a proven track record of marrying socially-conscious world-building and political commentary with compelling and diverse characters.

His Young Adult novels - DemoLocalThe New York Four, and Mara - have made YALSA and New York Public Library best-of lists.  His historical fiction - the Viking series Northlanders and the American Revolution-centered Rebels - are benchmarks in the comic book industry.  

He's written some of the biggest franchises in pop culture, including Star WarsTerminatorRoboCopAliensConan The BarbarianPlanet of the Apesand the X-Men.

He co-wrote the award-winning video game 1979 Revolution: Black Friday, and is currently adapting several of his books for television.


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SWORD DAUGHTER VOL. 1

One thousand years ago, a murderous clan known as the Forty Swords burned a village to the ground, leaving just two people alive: a shattered father and his teenage daughter. Setting off on a revenge quest across of Viking Age Europe, they find the key to repairing their damaged relationship lies in the swords they carry.

Art by Mack Chater, Jose Villarrubia, and Greg Smallwood.  Published by Dark Horse Comics.  


 
 
 

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