Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun - Author

About the Author

Pat Mills has written countless comics stories, including Judge Dredd, Slaine and A.B.C. Warriors, as well as Charley's War. He also created Marshal Law. Joe Colquhoun worked on many titles in his career, but is best known for work on Johnny Red and Charley's War.

Featured books by Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun

Charley's War: A Boy Soldier in the Great War

Charley's War: A Boy Soldier in the Great War

Author: Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun Format: Paperback Release Date: 08/08/2014

From renowned UK comics writer Pat Mills ( Marshal Law, Requiem, Vampire Knight, Slaine ) and legendary artist Joe Colquhoun ( Johnny Red ) comes a truly classic piece of British comics history, by turns thrilling, humorous and horrifying. Often heralded as the greatest British comic strip ever created, Charley's War tells the gripping story of an underage British soldier called Charley Bourne fighting during World War I. Now with completely remastered comic strips, this is the definitive edition of Charley's War, covering Charley's first arrival in the trenches, the battle of the Somme, and a terrifying zeppelin raid over London. It is an ideal starting place for new readers.

Other books by Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun

Charley's War: A Boy Soldier in the Great War

Charley's War: A Boy Soldier in the Great War

Author: Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun Format: Paperback Release Date: 08/08/2014

From renowned UK comics writer Pat Mills ( Marshal Law, Requiem, Vampire Knight, Slaine ) and legendary artist Joe Colquhoun ( Johnny Red ) comes a truly classic piece of British comics history, by turns thrilling, humorous and horrifying. Often heralded as the greatest British comic strip ever created, Charley's War tells the gripping story of an underage British soldier called Charley Bourne fighting during World War I. Now with completely remastered comic strips, this is the definitive edition of Charley's War, covering Charley's first arrival in the trenches, the battle of the Somme, and a terrifying zeppelin raid over London. It is an ideal starting place for new readers.

Charley's War Vol. 3: Remembrance - The Definitive Collection

Charley's War Vol. 3: Remembrance - The Definitive Collection

Author: Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun Format: Paperback Release Date: 14/06/2018

Volume 3 of the most celebrated war comic of all time, re-mastered and collected in a full size edition. THE GREATEST ANTI-WAR STORY EVER TOLD. This third volume of Pat Mills and Joe Colquhoun's masterpiece continues to tell the story of an ordinary soldier's experiences in World War One, including the vibrant re-mastered colour pages from the original comic.

Charley's War Vol. 2 Brothers In Arms - The Definitive Collection

Charley's War Vol. 2 Brothers In Arms - The Definitive Collection

Author: Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun Format: Paperback Release Date: 17/05/2018

THE GREATEST ANTI-WAR STORY EVER TOLD. Injured in The Battle of the Somme, Charley returns to wartime London and meets a deserter from the French Foreign Legion, Blue, who tells of his brutal experiences of the Battle of Verdun. All too soon Charley returns to the front line at Ypres where the threat from the German army is matched only by the inhumanity of his superiors! In the face of suffering and injustice, seeds of mutiny begin to grow among the ranks... This second volume of Pat Mills and Joe Colquhoun's masterpiece continues to tell the story of an ordinary soldier's experiences in World War One, including the vibrant re-mastered colour pages from the original comic.

Charley's War Vol. 1: Boy Soldier The Definitive Collection

Charley's War Vol. 1: Boy Soldier The Definitive Collection

Author: Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun Format: Paperback Release Date: 19/04/2018

THE MOST RENOWNED WAR STORY IN COMICS HISTORY RE-MASTERED TO MARK THE CENTENARY FIRST WORLD WAR. Join 16 year-old Charley Bourne as he eagerly signs up to fight on the Western front in 1916. The idealistic working class boy experiences the perilous arena of trench warfare, where every waking moment is a bitter fight for survival. As visceral, thrilling and compelling as on its debut, this intensely dramatic war story is the finest the comic book medium has ever produced. Written with acute political and historical insight by British comics legend Pat Mills, it is illustrated throughout with the breathtaking artwork of Joe Colquhoun. This first volume of Charley's War includes Charley's harrowing participation in one of the bloodiest encounters in human history - The Battle of the Somme.

Charley's War (Vol. 10) - The End

Charley's War (Vol. 10) - The End

Author: Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun Format: Hardback Release Date: 25/10/2013

In the final explosive volume of never-before-collected comic strip, including for the first time reproductions of strip pages from Joe Colquhoun's original artwork, we finally reach the epic conclusion of Charley's story, and the harrowing final days of World War I. The tenth action-packed volume of Charley's War is rich in the detailed minutiae of the terror-punctuated existence of a Tommy.

Charley's War (Vol. 9) - Death from Above

Charley's War (Vol. 9) - Death from Above

Author: Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/11/2012

In this explosive new ninth volume of never-before-collected comic strip, including for the first time reproductions of original artwork from artist Joe Colquhoun's archive, things are looking up for Charley after he meets the love of his life. But their wedding is destroyed by the roar of destructive Zeppelin Bombers from Berlin!

Charley's War Charley's War (Vol. 8) - Hitler's Youth Hitler's Youth

Charley's War Charley's War (Vol. 8) - Hitler's Youth Hitler's Youth

Author: Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/10/2011

In this explosive new volume of never-before-collected comic strip, Charley comes face to face with a young corporal who will eventually change the face of the world as leader of the Nazi party: Adolf Hitler. The eighth action-packed volume of Charley's War is rich in the detailed minutiae of the terror-punctuated existence of a Tommy.

Charley's War (Vol. 7) - the Great Mutiny

Charley's War (Vol. 7) - the Great Mutiny

Author: Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun Format: Hardback Release Date: 29/10/2010

In September 1917, Charley is caught up in the mutiny by troops against harsh treatment at Etaples and faces divided loyalties as the rebellion gathers pace. Eventually, back on the front line, he faces death once more as a stretcher bearer...This seventh volume of Charley's War is rich in the detailed minutiae of the terror-punctuated existence of a Tommy.

Charley's War (Vol. 6) - Underground and Over the Top

Charley's War (Vol. 6) - Underground and Over the Top

Author: Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/10/2008

Renowned UK comics writer Pat Mills ( Marshal Law , Slaine ) and legendary artist Joe Colquhoun ( Johnny Red ) continue the thrilling, humorous and horrifying story of World War One soldier Charley Bourne. Charley's unit, under the brutal and thoughtless command of the vile Snell, are detailed to join the 'clay-kickers' in a dangerous plan to mine under the German lines...and then comes Charley's first, terrifying charge 'over the top'! Rich in the detailed minutiae of the terror-punctuated existence of a Tommy, this sixth volume of Charley's War features a brand new introduction and director's commentary by Pat Mills, plus exclusive bonus content.

Charley's War (Vol. 1) - 2 June 1 August 1916

Charley's War (Vol. 1) - 2 June 1 August 1916

Author: Pat Mills, Joe Colquhoun Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/11/2004

From renowned UK comics writer Pat Mills (Marshal Law, Slaine) and legendary artist Joe Colquhoun (Johnny Red) comes a truly classic piece of British comics history, by turns thrilling, humorous and horrifying. In 1916, Charley Bourne lies about his age to enlist and fight on the battlefields of France. But thoughts of glory and patriotism are swept aside by the bloody artillery barrage of horror and needless sacrifice amidst the trenches of the First World War. Rich in the detailed minutiae of the terror-punctuated existence of a 'Tommy', Charley's War features a brand new introduction and 'director's commentary' by Pat Mills, a cultural history of the comic, and an essay on the Battle of the Somme.

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