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The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn

by Herge (author)

Suitable for 11 - 18 years

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Product description

Herge’s classic comic book creation Tintin is one of the most iconic characters in children’s books. These highly collectible editions of the original 24 adventures will delight Tintin fans old and new. Perfect for lovers of graphic novels, mysteries and historical adventures.

The world’s most famous travelling reporter learns the secret of the Unicorn.

When Tintin stumbles across a model ship at the Old Street Market, he buys it as a gift for his friend Captain Haddock. But this isn’t just any old model ship … it’s the Unicorn. Built by one of Haddock’s ancestors it holds a clue to finding the treasure of a notorious pirate.

The Adventures of Tintin are among the best books for readers aged 8 and up.

Herge (Georges Remi) was born in Brussels in 1907. Over the course of 54 years he completed over 20 titles in The Adventures of Tintin series, which is now considered to be one of the greatest, if not the greatest, comics series of all time.

Have you collected all 24 graphic novel adventures?

Tintin in the Land of the Soviets

Tintin in the Congo

Tintin in America

Tintin: Cigars of the Pharaoh

Tintin: The Blue Lotus

Tintin: The Broken Ear

Tintin: The Black Island

Tintin: King Ottakar’s Sceptre

Tintin: The Crab with the Golden Claws

Tintin: The Shooting Star

Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn

Tintin: Red Rackham’s Treasure

Tintin: The Seven Crystal Balls

Tintin: Prisoners of the Sun

Tintin: Land of Black Gold

Tintin: Destination Moon

Tintin: Explorers of the Moon

Tintin: The Calculus Affair

Tintin: The Red Sea Sharks

Tintin in Tibet

Tintin: The Castafiore Emerald

Tintin: Flight 714 to Sydney

The Adventures of Tintin and the Picaros

Tintin and Alph-Art

Product Details

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9781405206228

Publisher

Egmont Books Ltd

Date published

November 4th, 2002

Lexile measure

GN330L Lexiles are the global standard in reading assessment. They are unique as they are able to measure a child and a book on the same scale – ensuring the right book gets to the right child at the right time.

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Accelerated Reader

AR book level: 2.8; Middle years; 1.0 points

Other details

  • 64 pages

Condition

New

Reviews

  1. Lewis
    on 4 May 2012

    The Secret of the Unicorn

    Very good classic by Herge. It is almost identical to the first edition. A MUST HAVE FOR ALL TINTIN FANS!

    P.S. I would reccomend this to a friend.

    4out of 5

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What kids think

  1. AngelofDeath
    on 8 March 2014

    enjoyed reading it but personally i like the movie more.

  2. Thureyz
    on 22 March 2013

    I love all the Tintin books but this has the be the best apart from the blue lotus.I would definitely recommend this book as it is suitable for anyone from 11 to 99!

    5out of 5