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Garen Ewing

The Rainbow Orchid: Volume Three: The Adventures of Julius Chancer

 
 
Author
Garen Ewing.
Publisher Egmont  
Format paperback
Product Dimensions 11.6 x 8.6 x 0.15 inches
ISBN 9781405255998
Pages/Publication Date 48/2012
Daedalus Item Code 50023
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At the roof of the world, in this third volume in the series, the dangers have only increased for Julius and his companions as they enter the long-forgotten Uskandagadri Pass. Will they succeed in finding the mythical flower and make it back in time to prevent Grope from winning the Wembley Orchid Competition and completing his nefarious plans? Beautifully drawn in the "ligne clair" art style associated with The Adventures of Tintin, Garen Ewing's graphic novel series for 9-to-12-year-old readers won the Young People's Comic Award at the 2013 British Comic Awards. Julius Chancer—adventurous assistant to historical researcher Sir Alfred Catesby-Grey—embarks on a hazardous quest for the mythical rainbow orchid that takes him from 1920s Britain to the Indus Valley, and even deeper into the mysterious Hindu Kush. But hot on their heels is ambitious tycoon Urkaz Grope and his henchmen, intent on stealing the Trembling Sword of Tybalt Stone.

"The between-the-wars setting is meticulously rendered, the storyline intricate and engrossing.... Ewing has crafted something at once reverential and joyous that has a life of its own."—Financial Times (London)

"I couldn't like it more if I tried.... It is all so beautifully done: the historical references are spot on ... the dialogue is pitch perfect.... The result is one of the most satisfying comics around, whether you are a small boy, or a grown woman."—Observer (London)

 
 
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