The Smurf King (Smurfs Graphic Novels Series #3)

The Smurf King (Smurfs Graphic Novels Series #3)

by Yvan Delporte, Peyo
     
 

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It takes a village… a Smurf village! This is the story of the Smurf who would be king! An ambitious Smurf hopes to fill the leadership void when Papa Smurf is away, and after a hard-fought campaign, he wins the election and is put in power! But sometimes it's not so good to be king--especially when there's a rebellion! ALSO: What happens when a Smurf hits a sour…  See more details below

Overview

It takes a village… a Smurf village! This is the story of the Smurf who would be king! An ambitious Smurf hopes to fill the leadership void when Papa Smurf is away, and after a hard-fought campaign, he wins the election and is put in power! But sometimes it's not so good to be king--especially when there's a rebellion! ALSO: What happens when a Smurf hits a sour note in "The Smurfony"?

Editorial Reviews

Douglas Wolk
…a sneaky, dryly nutty political satire…Delporte and Peyo were writing for two audiences at once: Kids may see only the giddy adventure story, but their parents will catch the stinging wit beneath it.
—The Washington Post

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781597075299
Publisher:
Papercutz
Publication date:
06/18/2013
Series:
Smurfs Graphic Novels Series , #3
Sold by:
Macmillan
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
64
File size:
38 MB
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This product may take a few minutes to download.
Age Range:
7 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Considered a legend in the comics world, Yvan Delporte was a writer often credited with helping to usher in the "Golden Age" of Franco-Belgian comics. Best known for his work on "Smurfs," Delporte also served as Editor-In-Chief for the comics magazine "Spirou," helping to create the memorable comics character "Gaston Lagaffe."

Peyo created The Smurfs in his comic strip "Johan And Peeweet". Peyo wrote over 8 extremely popular titles in Europe throughout his storied career. In 2008 the country of Belgium celebrated what would have been his 80th birthday by issuing a 5 Euro coin featuring his creation, The Smurfs.

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