The Secret of the Unicorn

Herg '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.

Author: Hergé

Publisher: Mammoth

ISBN: 1405208104

Category: Caricatures and cartoons

Page: 64

View: 592

Download →

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. 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.
Posted in:

The Adventures of Tintin

The clues start to pile up as Tintin and his faithful dog Snowy find themselves sailing, flying and riding camels around the globe on an epic adventure! Hot on the trail of the story, Tintin meets the hearty seadog Captain Haddock.

Author: Alexander C. Irvine

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9780857510761

Category: Adventure stories, French

Page: 200

View: 829

Download →

Don't miss this expanded novelization of the action-packed film! After buying a model of the Unicorn, young reporter Tintin discovers a secret message hidden inside the mast of the ship. But what does it mean? Who are the three brothers, and why does it mention three Unicorns when there was only one vessel with that name? The clues start to pile up as Tintin and his faithful dog Snowy find themselves sailing, flying and riding camels around the globe on an epic adventure! Hot on the trail of the story, Tintin meets the hearty seadog Captain Haddock. Can the adventurers solve the mystery before the secret lands in the wrong hands?
Posted in:

The Adventures of Tintin

Join Tintin and his faithful dog Snowy as they dive into adventures and solve mysterious mysteries.

Author: Hergé

Publisher: Egmont Books Limited

ISBN: 1405282789

Category: Adventure stories

Page: 192

View: 425

Download →

Join the world's most famous travelling reporter in his exciting adventures as races to claim a mysterious meteorite in The Shooting Star, and uncovers a lost pirate's hoard in the two-part story The Secret of the Unicorn and Red Rackham's Treasure. The Shooting Star Things are hotting up for Tintin as a huge fireball comes hurtling towards earth! Soon he is setting sail with Captain Haddock to find the meteorite in the stormy Arctic Ocean, but a valuable metal is contained in the meteorite and Tintin's attempts to reach it are met with relentless sabotage! 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. Red Rackham's Treasure Determined to find the treasure of the notorious pirate Red Rackham, Tintin and Captain Haddock set sail aboard the Sirius to find the shipwreck of the Unicorn. With the help of an ingenious shark-shaped submarine, Tintin follows the clues deep down on this ocean adventure. 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.
Posted in:

The Broken Ear

Herg '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.

Author: Hergé

Publisher: Mammoth

ISBN: 1405208058

Category: Caricatures and cartoons

Page: 62

View: 720

Download →

The world’s most famous travelling reporter must call on a feathered friend to track down a famous artifact . . . and solve a murder in the process. The Arumbaya fetish has been stolen! But with the help of a talking parrot, Tintin is soon on the hunt for the famous artefact, which can be distinguished by its broken ear. He must solve a murder and discover the true value of the fetish, and quick - because he is not the only one on the trail! 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.
Posted in:

The Adventures of Tintin

An easy-to-read adaptation of the film for younger readers, featuring gorgeous full colour movie artwork throughout!

Author: Anonymus

Publisher:

ISBN: 0857510754

Category: Adventure stories

Page: 64

View: 101

Download →

An easy-to-read adaptation of the film for younger readers, featuring gorgeous full colour movie artwork throughout! When Tintin buys a model ship called the Unicorn, he doesn't realize he's about to become the center of a centuries-old family feud involving nefarious pirates and treasure! Following clues from the high seas to the blazing-hot desert, Tintin makes new friends and outwits new enemies as he uncovers the secret of the Unicorn.
Posted in:

The Adventures of Tintin A Novel

Don't miss this expanded novelization of the action-packed film! Tintin stumbles across a model ship at the Old Street Market.

Author:

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780316212564

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 240

View: 772

Download →

Don't miss this expanded novelization of the action-packed film! Tintin stumbles across a model ship at the Old Street Market. Only it isn't any model ship--it holds a piece of the puzzle to finding the resting place of Red Rackham's treasure! But Tintin isn't the only one after the notorious pirate's booty. With dangerous treasure seekers at their heels, Tintin and his dog Snowy are on a high-stakes thrill ride that takes them from land to sea, from open air to the ocean floor!
Posted in:

Children in the Films of Steven Spielberg

Ian Nathan, “The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn,” Empire (2011), www.empireonline.com/reviews/reviewcomplete.asp?FID=135271; also cited in Bartlett, “Drawn into Motion,” 14. 40. Bartlett, “Drawn into Motion,” 10. 41.

Author: Adrian Schober

Publisher: Lexington Books

ISBN: 9781498518857

Category: Social Science

Page: 326

View: 562

Download →

This collection, representing the work of scholars from a range of theoretical frameworks and disciplines, examines aspects of the preoccupation with children and childhood in Steven Spielberg’s films. It includes essays on such films as Close Encounters of the Third Kind, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, Empire of the Sun, Hook, Jurassic Park, and more.
Posted in: