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Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) comic books

  • Issue #1A
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 1A

    By Orson Scott Card & Renato Arlem; adapted by Roland Bernard Brown. It's the 19th century, and Napoleon is in command of an army in Detroit. Andrew Jackson is a lawyer from Tenezzy, and William Henry Harrison is the self-appointed governor of Wobbish just east of the Mizzipy river. And somewhere up north, in a small town called Vigor Church, is a young boy named Alvin who is the seventh son of a seventh son, with the power to shape the world around him. These are the tales of Orson Scott Card's Alvin Maker, which takes place in an alternate American history where folk magic really works. And this is the story of the Red Prophet where Alvin finds himself caught in a war between the Red men and the Whites on the American frontier. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1B
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 1B

    Variant cover by John Buxton. By Orson Scott Card & Renato Arlem; adapted by Roland Bernard Brown. It's the 19th century, and Napoleon is in command of an army in Detroit. Andrew Jackson is a lawyer from Tenezzy, and William Henry Harrison is the self-appointed governor of Wobbish just east of the Mizzipy river. And somewhere up north, in a small town called Vigor Church, is a young boy named Alvin who is the seventh son of a seventh son, with the power to shape the world around him. These are the tales of Orson Scott Card's Alvin Maker, which takes place in an alternate American history where folk magic really works. And this is the story of the Red Prophet where Alvin finds himself caught in a war between the Red men and the Whites on the American frontier. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #2A
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 2A

    Standard cover by Renato Arlem. by Orson Scott Card, Roland Bernard Brown, & Renato Arlem Things are not always what they seem in an alternate American history where folk magic actually works, and there is certainly more than meets the eye to Lolla-Wossiky, a perpetually drunk Shaw-Nee who cannot seem to shake his addiction to whiskey. But as Lolla-Wossiky ventures north in search of his dream beast, he also is on a quest to cure the ceaseless presence of the 'black noise' - a shroud of darkness inside his head created by the violent death of his father that he can only push back when he is drinking. But along the voyage, an experience in Wobbish territory will change Lolla-Wossiky's life forever, and change him from a drunken Red Man into the wise and powerful Red Prophet. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #2B
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 2B

    Variant cover by John Buxton. by Orson Scott Card, Roland Bernard Brown, & Renato Arlem Things are not always what they seem in an alternate American history where folk magic actually works, and there is certainly more than meets the eye to Lolla-Wossiky, a perpetually drunk Shaw-Nee who cannot seem to shake his addiction to whiskey. But as Lolla-Wossiky ventures north in search of his dream beast, he also is on a quest to cure the ceaseless presence of the 'black noise' - a shroud of darkness inside his head created by the violent death of his father that he can only push back when he is drinking. But along the voyage, an experience in Wobbish territory will change Lolla-Wossiky's life forever, and change him from a drunken Red Man into the wise and powerful Red Prophet. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #3
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 3

    by Orson Scott Card & Roland Bernard Brown. Alvin Miller is a young boy with an incredible power - the ability to shape the world around him by 'making.' But Alvin also had a powerful adversary known as the 'Unmaker' that grows stronger every time he uses his ability to create death or destruction. And as the drunken Red man Lolla-Wossiky encounters Alvin for the first time, he realizes he must teach the boy of his great purpose and responsibility before the Unmaker can gain a foothold. But both Alvin and Lolla-Wossiky will be changed forever by the experience, and one of them will go on to become the Red Prophet while the other will one day build a special place known as the Crystal City. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #4
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 4

    Written by ORSON SCOTT CARD Adapted by ROLAND BERNARD BROWN Pencils & Cover by RENATO ARLEM These are the tales of Orson Scott Card's Alvin Maker, which takes place in an alternate American history where folk magic really works. And this is the story of the RED PROPHET, where Alvin finds himself caught in a war between the Red men and the Whites on the American frontier. Collects RED PROPHET: THE TALES OF ALVIN MAKER #1 & #2. 48 PGS./Rated T+ .$3.99 ITEM CODE: JUL068388 - New FOC: 9/21 - New On Sale: 10/11 Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #5
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 5

    Written by ORSON SCOTT CARD Adapted by ROLAND BERNARD BROWN Penciled by MIGUEL MONTENEGRO Cover by NOVA STUDIO In an alternate history of the American frontier where folk magic actually works, ten-year-old Alvin Smith and his brother Measure have been rescued by the Shaw-nee tribe and their leader, Ta-Kumsaw, and it's clear that someone is inciting the other tribes to commit great acts of violence against the settlers. Ta-Kumsaw doesn't trust the white men because they have lost their connection with the land, but he is amazed by Alvin's ability to shape the world around him without disturbing the order of nature. And so he decides to take the boys to see his brother, Tenskwa-Tawa, the figure known to many as the 'Red Prophet,' and the man responsible for teaching Alvin to use his unique power only to help, and never to hurt. Adapted from the critically-acclaimed book by New York Times Bestselling author Orson Scott Card (ENDER'S GAME, ULTIMATE IRON MAN), RED PROPHET is a tale of high fantasy and history woven into an incredible blend, and it's a wonderful story that anyone who knows even a little about American history can enjoy! 32 PGS./Rated T+ ...$2.99 Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #6
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 6

    Written by ORSON SCOTT CARD Adapted by ROLAND BERNARD BROWN Penciled by MIGUEL MONTENGRO Cover by RENATO ARLEM Alvin and his brother Measure have been rescued by the Shawn-Nee leader Ta-Kumsaw, but they're not headed home yet. First, Ta-Kumsaw must bring them to see his brother, Tenskwa-Tawa, the RED PROPHET, so that Alvin can learn the truth of his destiny as a maker. But the Red Prophet makes another prophecy as well - that soon, White Man will rise up against Red, and the world will change forever because of it. Can Alvin stop this terrible thing from happening? 32 PGS./Rated T+ ...$2.99 Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #7
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 7

    Written by ORSON SCOTT CARD Adapted by ROLAND BERNARD BROWN Pencils and Cover by MIGUEL MONTENEGRO In an alternate history of the American frontier where folk magic actually works, young Alvin Smith and his older brother Measure have been rescued from a violent tribe by Ta-Kumsaw, the leader of the Shaw-nee. And now Ta-Kumsaw and the man known as the 'Red Prophet' have presented Measure with a difficult prophecy: he must leave his brother with the Shaw-Nee and return to their family alone or Alvin will die in three days. But the white men of Vigor Church aren't going to be happy when they hear that one of their own is in the charge of a man who may one day lead the war against them... Adapted from the novel by New York Times Best-Selling author Orson Scott Card, this issue of RED PROPHET: THE TALES OF ALVIN MAKER continues Card's epic story of American fantasy, weaving magic, history, and unparalleled storytelling together into an amazing and unique adventure! 32 PGS./Rated T+ Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #8
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 8

    Written by ORSON SCOTT CARD Adapted by ROLAND BERNARD BROWN Pencils and Cover by MIGUEL MONTENEGRO In an alternate history of the American frontier, Measure Miller has left his brother Alvin behind with the Shaw-Nee leader Ta-Kumsaw so that he can set the people of Wobbish straight before a brewing war between the Red man and the White man comes to be. But on his way back, he runs into a detachment of soldiers from Carthage City who capture him and reveal a stunning secret: Governor William Henry Harrison orchestrated the kidnapping of himself and his brother in an attempt to stir things up. In the meantime, Alvin is still traveling with Ta-Kumsaw, oblivious to the fact that his family believes him kidnapped and killed by the local tribes. Can Alvin and Measure do their part to prevent the war from occurring... or are they pawns in a bigger game being played by the Unmaker? Adapted from the novel by New York Times Best-Selling Author Orson Scott Card (ENDER'S GAME), RED PROPHET: THE TALES OF ALVIN MAKER is a story of high fantasy in the New World - and an adventure not to be missed! 32 PGS./Rated T+ ...$2.99 Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #9
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 9

    Written by ORSON SCOTT CARD Adapted by ROLAND BERNARD BROWN Penciled by RODNEY BUCHEMI Cover by CHRISTOPHE SWAL After leaving Detroit, Alvin Junior and Ta-Kumsaw journey to the Land of the Flints where young Alvin is reunited with Taleswapper. But this reunion is far more bitter than sweet. Taleswapper not only informs Alvin of his brother Measure's capture, torture and probable execution, he also reveals to Ta-Kumsaw that the white men of Vigor Church, now allied with Governor Harrison's armed soldiers, are planning to attack the peaceful Indian citizens of Prophetstown ... and that no matter how fast he might travel to aid them, he'll be too late to prevent the slaughter! 32 PGS./Rated T+ ...$2.99 Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #10
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 10

    Written by ORSON SCOTT CARD Adapted by ROLAND BERNARD BROWN Penciled by RODNEY BUCHEMI Cover BY JOE PRADO Alvin Junior, Ta-Kumsaw, and Taleswapper reach the mythical Eight-Face Mound, but will Alvin be able to heal his brutally injured friend, Measure, before it is too late? And what will happen if the townspeople don't find out that Alvin is still alive? Will they find out the truth before the men of Vigor Church and the soldiers of Governor Harrison proceed with their merciless assault on the peaceful Indians of Prophetstown? Or is war inevitable? Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #11
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 11

    Written by ORSON SCOTT CARD Adapted by Roland Bernard Brown Penciled by Rodney Buchemi Cover by RODNEY BUCHEMI The Prophet has established the land west of the 'Mizzipy' as Red man's land. Meanwhile, Governor Harrison and his soldiers must endure a terrible curse until they confess to the murder of the Prophetstown Indians to every stranger that comes their way! Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #12
    Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker (2006) 12

    Written by ORSON SCOTT CARD Adapted by ROLAND BERNARD BROWN Pencils and Cover by RODNEY BUCHEMI The final bloody battle! Following the massacre of the peaceful unarmed Reds of Prophetstown, Ta-Kumsaw has little trouble uniting various Indian tribes into a mighty army with the single-minded goal of either killing the Whites or driving them out of the land. But it is the war chief's non-Red allies that make him wary as he gears up to face off against Andrew 'Old Hickory' Jackson and the American Army. Cover price $2.99.