Explorers on the Moon (Adventures of Tintin)

4.17 avg rating
( 8,119 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781405206280: Explorers on the Moon (Adventures of Tintin)

Product Dimensions: 8.7 x 0.2 x 11.6 inches Shipping Weight: 0.8 Lbs.The world's most famous travelling reporter struggles to keep his feet on the ground as his adventures take him to the moon! Following on from the events of Destination Moon, Tintin finds himself in a rocket on a collision course with the moon. And with Snowy the dog, Captain Haddock, Professor Calculus and the Thompson twins aboard, things quickly spiral further and further out of control. 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.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

Concluding the journey that began in Destination Moon, Tintin, Captain Haddock, and Professor Calculus are on their way to the moon, but unforeseen circumstances--innocent and otherwise--threaten the best-laid plans. Ever since it was first published in 1953, this technologically fascinating tale has probably been many kids' first glimpse of the mechanics involved in space travel, but the plot is as riveting as anything Herge ever wrote. --David Horiuchi

From the Back Cover:

The first manned rocked, bound for the Moon, has just launched from the Sprodj Atomic Research Centre in Syldavia. On board are Tintin, Snowy, Captain Haddock, Professor Calculus, and the engineer Frank Wolff. At the Centre, intense efforts are being made to establish radio contact with the rocket's passengers out in space. Tintin and his friends have fainted from the acceleration on launching. Their recovery is anxiously awaited. The wireless masts stand sentinel in the night sky, but they receive no message...

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 39.97
US$ 8.71

Convert Currency

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Herge
Published by Egmont UK Ltd, United Kingdom (2002)
ISBN 10: 1405206284 ISBN 13: 9781405206280
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Egmont UK Ltd, United Kingdom, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Graphic novel. Language: English . Brand New Book. Herge 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. The world s most famous travelling reporter struggles to keep his feet on the ground as his adventures take him to the moon! Following on from the events of Destination Moon, Tintin finds himself in a rocket on a collision course with the moon. And with Snowy the dog, Captain Haddock, Professor Calculus and the Thompson twins aboard, things quickly spiral further and further out of control. The Adventures of Tintin are among the best books for readers aged 8 and up. Herge (Georges Remi) was born in Brussels in 1907. Over the course of 54 years he completed over 20 titles in The Adventures of Tintin series, which is now considered to be one of the greatest, if not the greatest, comics series of all time. Have you collected all 24 graphic novel adventures? Tintin in the Land of the Soviets Tintin in the Congo Tintin in America Tintin: Cigars of the Pharaoh Tintin: The Blue Lotus Tintin: The Broken Ear Tintin: The Black Island Tintin: King Ottakar s Sceptre Tintin: The Crab with the Golden Claws Tintin: The Shooting Star Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn Tintin: Red Rackham s Treasure Tintin: The Seven Crystal Balls Tintin: Prisoners of the Sun Tintin: Land of Black Gold Tintin: Destination Moon Tintin: Explorers of the Moon Tintin: The Calculus Affair Tintin: The Red Sea Sharks Tintin in Tibet Tintin: The Castafiore Emerald Tintin: Flight 714 to Sydney The Adventures of Tintin and the Picaros Tintin and Alph-Art. Bookseller Inventory # AA79781405206280

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.71
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Herge
Published by Egmont UK Ltd, United Kingdom (2002)
ISBN 10: 1405206284 ISBN 13: 9781405206280
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Egmont UK Ltd, United Kingdom, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Graphic novel. Language: English . Brand New Book. Herge 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. The world s most famous travelling reporter struggles to keep his feet on the ground as his adventures take him to the moon! Following on from the events of Destination Moon, Tintin finds himself in a rocket on a collision course with the moon. And with Snowy the dog, Captain Haddock, Professor Calculus and the Thompson twins aboard, things quickly spiral further and further out of control. The Adventures of Tintin are among the best books for readers aged 8 and up. Herge (Georges Remi) was born in Brussels in 1907. Over the course of 54 years he completed over 20 titles in The Adventures of Tintin series, which is now considered to be one of the greatest, if not the greatest, comics series of all time. Have you collected all 24 graphic novel adventures? Tintin in the Land of the Soviets Tintin in the Congo Tintin in America Tintin: Cigars of the Pharaoh Tintin: The Blue Lotus Tintin: The Broken Ear Tintin: The Black Island Tintin: King Ottakar s Sceptre Tintin: The Crab with the Golden Claws Tintin: The Shooting Star Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn Tintin: Red Rackham s Treasure Tintin: The Seven Crystal Balls Tintin: Prisoners of the Sun Tintin: Land of Black Gold Tintin: Destination Moon Tintin: Explorers of the Moon Tintin: The Calculus Affair Tintin: The Red Sea Sharks Tintin in Tibet Tintin: The Castafiore Emerald Tintin: Flight 714 to Sydney The Adventures of Tintin and the Picaros Tintin and Alph-Art. Bookseller Inventory # AA79781405206280

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Herge
Published by Educa Books
ISBN 10: 1405206284 ISBN 13: 9781405206280
New MASS MARKET PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
IBestBargains, LLC
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Educa Books. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1405206284 Brand New Book in Perfect Condition.Fast Shipping with tracking number. Bookseller Inventory # KEDA-MRSH-5090

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.40
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Hergé
Published by Egmont (2012)
ISBN 10: 1405206284 ISBN 13: 9781405206280
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description Egmont, 2012. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # EH9781405206280

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.64
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.51
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

5.

Herge
Published by Educa Books
ISBN 10: 1405206284 ISBN 13: 9781405206280
New MASS MARKET PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 15
International Edition
Seller:
Book Arsenal
(Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Educa Books. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1405206284 We ship from India. PAPERBACK INTERNATIONAL EDITION Brand New Copy. The ISBN-13 or Cover might be different but content is extactly same. We deliver in 5 - 9 days and actively resolve customer issues. Bookseller Inventory # 1405206284-ABA

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 13.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Herge
Published by Methuen Childrens Books
ISBN 10: 1405206284 ISBN 13: 9781405206280
New Soft cover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Books in my Basket
(New Delhi, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Methuen Childrens Books. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 473326

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.07
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.82
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Herge
Published by Educa Books
ISBN 10: 1405206284 ISBN 13: 9781405206280
New MASS MARKET PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
WFL
(Holtsville, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Educa Books. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1405206284 Brand New , Ready to ship, 5-7 business days worldwide delivery. Bookseller Inventory # FFAC26294

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.20
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.80
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Herg?
ISBN 10: 1405206284 ISBN 13: 9781405206280
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Start At Page 1
(Emneth, WIsbech, NFK, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9781405206280

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.71
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.46
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Lonsdale-Cooper Leslie Herge
Published by Egmont Books Limited
ISBN 10: 1405206284 ISBN 13: 9781405206280
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
Majestic Books
(London, ,, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Egmont Books Limited. Book Condition: New. pp. 64. Bookseller Inventory # 6344558

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.33
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Herge
Published by Educa Books
ISBN 10: 1405206284 ISBN 13: 9781405206280
New MASS MARKET PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Educa Books. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1405206284 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # SWATI2122647207

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.57
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book