Out from Boneville

Out from Boneville

By Jeff Smith; Jeff Smith (Illustrator)

Graphix, Paperback, 9780439706407, 138pp.

Publication Date: February 2005

The first book in Jeff Smith's "New York Times" bestselling, award-winning graphic novel series featuring an unlikely hero who must save an idyllic valley from the forces of evil.
After being run out of Boneville, the three Bone cousins -- Fone Bone, Phoney Bone, and Smiley Bone -- are separated and lost in a vast, uncharted desert. One by one, they find their way into a deep, forested valley filled with wonderful and terrifying creatures. Eventually, the cousins are reunited at a farmstead run by tough Gran'ma Ben and her spirited granddaughter, Thorn. But little do the Bones know, there are dark forces conspiring against them and their adventures are only just beginning

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