Get a FREE Books of the Moment  sampler!
Everyone’s got one
What’s your Literary Flaw?
Take the quiz
Best Seller
Viminy Crowe's Comic Book by Marthe Jocelyn and Richard Scrimger

Viminy Crowe’s Comic Book

Viminy Crowe's Comic Book by Marthe Jocelyn and Richard Scrimger
Paperback
Jan 03, 2017 | 336 Pages
See All Formats (2) +
  • Paperback $9.99

    Jan 03, 2017 | 336 Pages | Middle Grade (8-12)

  • Hardcover $17.99

    May 13, 2014 | 336 Pages | Middle Grade (8-12)

  • Ebook $9.99

    May 13, 2014 | 336 Pages | Middle Grade (8-12)

Product Details

Praise

PRAISE FOR Viminy Crowe’s Comic Book:

“This wholly imagined fantasy is well–fleshed out and keeps the pages flying with its extremely clever story within a story . . . A thrilling and imaginative reminder that adventure and magic can be found anywhere, especially where one least expects it.” —Starred Review, Kirkus Reviews

“The numerous black-and-white comic panels help bring the story to life for traditional and graphic novel fans, also bridging the two settings and the story-within-a-story narrative structure. Comic geeks or not, many are likely to enjoy this humorous and action-packed adventure.” –School Library Journal

“The mix and match of the comic book with a story book is a unique approach to children’s literature. . . . The sheer imagination of the authors wins the attention of the reader with this page turner . . . Highly recommended for recreational reading, genre study, discussion groups. An excellent addition to a school or classroom library.” —Resource Links

“[A] well-paced, entertaining adventure story in which comics play an integral role. In fact, Viminy Crowe’s Comic Book celebrates the genre in a way that hasn’t been done in children’s lit before: by combining the format of a novel with that of a comic strip and housing it between two hard covers for the enjoyment of youngsters everywhere.” —The Montreal Gazette

Awards

VOYA Award NOMINEE 2014

Looking for More Great Reads?
Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now
Back to Top