A self-contained fantasy for all age levels featuring Merlin the Magician, one of the most well-known fantasy characters of all time.
Before King Arthur, before Camelot, before Excalibur there was Merlin the swineherd. A young man of an unexceptional past who has never heard of magic, Merlin is looking at a life of hard work and small comfort, until his farm his attacked one night by rampaging monsters. Only local thief Hector believes him, but when the attacks increase it will be up to these two outcasts to save their village.
Rodolfo Santullo is a Mexican-born Uruguayan writer, journalist, comic book writer, and editor. He was awarded the Solano López Prize for best writing for his graphic novel Cena con Amigos and in 2008, he was awarded a grant by the Ministry of Education and Culture of Montevideo. In 2009 he shared the First Prize in the JC Onetti Contest with the comic book artist Matías Bergara.