Whether he's trolling the high seas for treasure or blasting off for the moon, young reporter-sleuth Tintin and his faithful dog, Snowy, have delighted readers everywhere for generations with their timeless adventures. Join Tintin and Snowy as they tackle the toughest mysteries around the world in The Blue Lotus. Tintin travels to Shanghai where he and his dog, Snowy, look for the missing mysterious leader of the gang of smugglers. Includes over 20 pages of bonus material!
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 96 Vendor: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Publication Date: 2011 Dimensions: 9 X 6.2 X .2 (inches)
ISBN: 031613382 ISBN-13: 9780316133821 Availability: In Stock Ages: 7-11 Series:Adventures of Tintin
This new format, crafted specifically for younger readers, features the original Tintin graphic novel plus brand-new content. Go "behind the scenes" with the true story about people, places and antiquities that Hergé drew from, filled with fun facts, lots of pictures, and easy-to-read text! In this adventure: A sequel to Cigars of the Pharaoh, Tintin follows a mysterious lead to China on the trail of a smuggling ring. Will Tintin find the criminal mastermind?
Hergé, one of the most famous Belgians in the world, was a comics writer and artist. The internationally successful Adventures of Tintin are his most well-known and beloved works. They have been translated into 38 different languages and have inspired such legends as Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein. He wrote and illustrated for The Adventures of Tintin until his death in 1983.