Dragon's Teeth

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Title: Dragon's Teeth
Publisher: Poison Pen Press
Editor: Joyce Yasner and Devra Michele Langsam
Author(s): Carol Hines-Stroede
Cover Artist(s): Nancy Stasulis
Illustrator(s): Nancy Stasulis
Date(s): 1986
Medium: print
Fandom: Star Wars
Language: English
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Dragon's Teeth is a gen Star Wars fanzine It is a 363 page long perfect bound novel by Carol Hines-Stroede with emphasis on Darth Vader's character.

front cover by Nancy Stasulis
back cover

The zine was illustrated by Nancy Stasulis and edited by Joyce Yasner and Devra Michele Langsam .

It had a print run of 500.

Some Flyers

Sample Interior Gallery

Reactions and Reviews

So, speaking of philosophy and religion, has anyone else felt that the novel, DRAGON'S TEETH, was curious in its attitude toward R&P? I enjoyed DT: Hines-Stroede is a fine writer who can keep me reading no matter that her PoV and mine are apparently quite different regarding Life, the Universe and Everything. No problem there: lots of people don't necessarily agree with my SW universe, but I'm grateful to them for reading THOUSANDWORLDS anyway. However, DT's lack of any acknowledgement of metaphysics astonished me in a SW story concerning Jedi. If I had been asked, I would have said that SW Jedi without metaphysics was impossible. This opinion may, naturally, just reflect my own spiritual leanings ("Zen Jedi" Susan Foxwyf calls it). And, of course, the Saga is presented from the PoV of people who interpret the existence of the Force as a call to philosophy. In DT, the Force is just a tool that comes more readily to the hand of talented persons than to the general population, and the Jedi are presented as not only "human" but quite '80's-style venal. But I'm curious to know if anyone else had this reaction. [1]
I gave it thirteen hours of non-stop, undivided attention. I couldn't put it down until I reached the last page. Wonderful! [2]


  1. from Maggie Nowakowska in Southern Enclave #16
  2. from reader's LoC in Southern Enclave #13 (1986)