The Adventures of Tintin
"Tintin in the Land of the Soviets", "Tintin in the Congo" Volume 1
By (author) Herge
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Adventures of Tintin by Herge
Book DescriptionJoin the world's most famous travelling reporter in two exciting adventures as he heads for the Land of the Soviets and the Congo. Tintin in the Land of the Soviets. Accompanied by his dog Snowy, Tintin leaves Brussels to go undercover in Soviet Russia. His attempts to research his story are put to the test by the Bolsheviks and Moscow's secret police ...Tintin in the Congo The young reporter Tintin and his faithful dog Snowy set off on assignment to Africa. But a sinister stowaway follows their every move and seems set on ensuring they come to a sticky end. Tintin and Snowy encounter witch doctors, hostile tribesmen, crocodiles, boa constrictors and numerous other wild animals before solving the mystery and getting their story. Join the most iconic character in comics as he embarks on an extraordinary adventure spanning historical and political events, and thrilling mysteries. Still selling over 100,000 copies every year in the UK and having been adapted for the silver screen by Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson in 2011, The Adventures of Tintin continue to charm more than 80 years after they first found their way into publication. Since then an estimated 230 million copies have been sold, proving that comic books have the same power to entertain children and adults in the 21st century as they did in the early 20th.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781405228947
(220mm x 156mm x 16mm)
Imprint: Egmont Books Ltd
Publisher: Egmont UK Ltd
Publish Date: 18-Nov-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Adventures of Tintin, Hardback (December 2015)
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Blue Lotus, Hardback (February 2015)
Tintin travels to China in a tale considered Herge's fist masterpiece, as well an Tintin's only foray into actual history: the Sino-Japanese conflicts of the early 1930s. Young Adult.
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From the Land of the Soviets to America, from outer space to the depths of the ocean, this title lets you join the most iconic character in comics as he embarks on extraordinary adventures and solves thrilling mysteries.
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