Join Tintin and Snowy as they go on another adventure and solve mysteries all over the world with the Young Readers Edition of Red Rackham. Featuring comic style illustrations on every page, plus over 20 pages of bonus material that explores the real-life inspiration of Tintin's adventure with cool photos, fun facts, and more.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 96 Vendor: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Publication Date: 2011 Dimensions: 9 X 6.2 X .5 (inches)
ISBN: 031613384 ISBN-13: 9780316133845 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: Tintin and Captain Haddock set sail aboard the Sirius to find the sunken remains of the Unicorn ship and notorious pirate Red Rackham's treasure.
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.