Amulet (Box Set #1-7)
COMIC STRIP FICTION / GRAPHIC NOVELS (CHILDREN'S / TEENAGE). After tragedy strikes their family, Emily and Navin move with their mother into the old, mysterious home of their great-grandfather. On their first night in the strange house, Emily and Navin's mum is kidnapped by a tentacled creature. Determined to rescue her, Emily and Navin are led into a world of robots, talking animals, flying ships, new friends... and enemies. Emily learns that she is a Stonekeeper and essential to the survival of this world, and that her incredible story is only just beginning. This collection includes The Stonekeeper, The Stonekeeper's Curse, The Cloud Searchers, The Last Council, Prince of the Elves, Escape From Lucien and Firefight. Ages 9+
Praise for the Amulet series"Five -- no, three pages into Amulet and you'll be hooked." -- Jeff Smith, creator of BONE"Stellar artwork, imaginative character design, moody color and consistent pacing." -- "Publishers Weekly""A must for all fantasy fans." -- "Kirkus Reviews"
Kazu Kibuishi is the #1 "New York Times" bestselling and Eisner-nominated creator of the Amulet series, and of a collection of his popular webcomic, "Copper." He is also the cover illustrator of the 15th anniversary paperback editions of the Harry Potter series. He lives in Seattle, Washington, with his family. Visit him online at www.boltcity.com.