Asterix And The Picts
The Asterix series is one of the most popular Franco-Belgian comics in the world, with the series being translated into over 100 languages, and it is popular in most European countries.
That’s the question greg heffley is asking as his town voluntarily unplugs and goes electronics-free. But modern life has its conveniences, and greg isn’t cut out for an old-fashioned world. With tension building inside and outside the heffley home, will greg find a way to survive? Or is going “old school” just too hard for a kid like greg?
The pressure’s really piling up on greg heffley. His mom thinks video games are turning his brain to mush, so she wants her son to put down the controller and explore his creative side’. As if that’s not scary enough, halloween’s just around the corner and the frights are coming at greg from every angle. When greg discovers a bag of gummy worms, it sparks an idea. Can he get his mom off his back by making a movie . . . And will he become rich and famous in the process? Or will doubling down on this plan just double greg’s troubles?
With the cold weather setting in and the stress of the christmas holiday approaching, the heffleys decide to escape to a tropical island resort for some much-needed rest and relaxation. A few days in paradise should do wonders for greg and his frazzled family. But the heffleys soon discover that paradise isn’t everything it’s cracked up to be. Sun-poisoning, stomach troubles and venomous creatures all threaten to ruin the family’s vacation.
TINTIN AND HIS FRIENDS ARE HOLIDAYING IN SYLDAVIA WITH PROFESSOR CALCULUS, WHO HAS INVENTED AN AMAZING NEW DUPLICATING MACHINE. BUT A SERIES OF STRANGE OCCURRENCES MAKES TINTIN SUSPICIOUS. WHO IS THE MYSTERIOUS KING SHARK, AND WHAT DOES HE WANT WITH CALCULUS’ MACHINE?
A family road trip is supposed to be a lot of fun . . . Unless, of course, you’re the heffleys. The journey starts off full of promise, then quickly takes several wrong turns. Gas station bathrooms, crazed seagulls, a fender bender, and a runaway pig not exactly greg heffley’s idea of a good time. But even the worst road trip can turn into an adventure and this is one the heffleys won’t soon forget.
Once the walls come down, all sorts of problems start to crop up. Rotten wood, toxic mold, unwelcome critters, and something even more sinister all makes greg and his family wonders if the renovations are worth the trouble. When the dust finally settles, will the heffleys be able to stay . . . Or will they need to get out of town?
Adventure a waits! From the imagination of rowley jefferson comes an adventure of epic proportions. Join roland and his best friend, garg the barbarian, as they leave the safety of their village and embark on a quest to save roland’s mom from the white warlock. Will our heroes survive?.
Hergé’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.
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