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Tintin in America

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ISBN13: 9780316358521
ISBN10: 0316358525
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The classic graphic novel. Tintin comes to the U.S.A. to clean up the mean streets of Chicago but ends up in the wild west! Will Tintin make it back home?

Synopsis:

The boy hero comes to the United States and triumphs over gangsters in Chicago of the 1930's and the pitfalls of the wild West.

About the Author

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.

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Shoshana, December 30, 2009 (view all comments by Shoshana)
I had never read a Tintin book before. I enjoyed the illustrations, including some clever incidental material. It was easy enough to figure out relationships and a certain amount of the characters' history, but I imagine that there would be slightly better flow if I had more familiarity with the series. However, even allowing for this, I thought the plot was rather disjointed. There is some racism that would not appear in a contemporary comic, though considering the era, the attitude is more sympathetic than I would imagine a U.S. comic to be.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780316358521
Author:
Herge
Publisher:
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Comic books, strips, etc.
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Adventure and adventurers
Subject:
Cartoons and comics
Subject:
Comics & Graphic Novels - General
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction.
Subject:
Children s-Adventure Stories
Edition Number:
8th American ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
The Adventures of Tintin: Original Classic
Publication Date:
19791130
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 3 up to 17
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
62
Dimensions:
11.69x8.88x.25 in. .57 lbs.
Age Level:
07-UP

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