Kid Beowulf is filled with magic, intrigue, betrayal, and all the other good stuff that makes for a good story. – Good Comics for Kids

Inspired by the epic poem BEOWULF, Kid Beowulf is an action-adventure graphic novel series following the adventures of 12-year-old twin brothers, Beowulf and Grendel as they travel across distant lands and meet fellow epic heroes therein!

The Kid Beowulf Catalogue:

Book 1: Kid Beowulf: The Blood-Bound Oath (2016 – remastered, full color edition)

Book 2: Kid Beowulf: The Song of Roland (2017 – remastered, full color edition)

Book 3: Kid Beowulf: The Rise of El Cid (2018 – remastered, full color edition)

Handbook: The Kid Beowulf Reader (2014)

Short Story: Kid Beowulf Eddas: Shild and the Dragon (2015)

Short Story: Kid Beowulf Eddas: Paladins Tale (2016)

Short Story: Kid Beowulf Eddas: Lay of the Last Survivor (2018)

About the Author

Lex at the Stumptown Comics Festival, circa 2011
Lex at the Stumptown Comics Festival, circa 2011.

Brief Bio:

Alexis E. Fajardo is an Eisner award winning editor and cartoonist.  A student of the classics, Lex has created a unique blend of comedy, literature, and high adventure in his graphic novel series, Kid Beowulf. When he’s not drawing comics, Lex works for them as Senior Editor at the Charles M. Schulz Studio in Santa Rosa, California, where he has edited the monthly Peanuts comic books by Boom Studios, written exhibition material for the Charles M. Schulz Museum, and most recently won the 2018 Eisner Award for Best Archival Project for “Celebrating Snoopy” published by Andrews McMeel. In 2018 Lex was selected as a National Writing Juror for the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.


Lex with the Eisner Award, 2018

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