The Adventures of Tintin : "Tintin and the Broken Ear", "The Black Island", "King Ottokar's Sceptre" Volume 3 Hardback
Part of the The Adventures of Tintin - Compact Editions series
Join the world's most famous travelling reporter in three exciting adventures as he calls on a feathered friend, heads for a black island and helps to protect a monarchy. Tintin and the Broken EarThe 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!The Black IslandWrongly accused of a theft, Tintin is led to set out with Snowy on an adventure to investigate a gang of forgers. King Ottaker's SceptreTintin travels to the Syldavia and uncovers a plot to dethrone King Muskar XII.
But can he help the head of state before it's too late?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.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 208 pages, full colour illustrations
- Publisher: Egmont UK Ltd
- Publication Date: 05/02/2007
- Category: Picture books: character books
- ISBN: 9781405228961