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Out from Boneville (BONE #1)

Out From Boneville

Jeff Smith, Jeff Smith (Illustrator)

Paperback

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Prebound (2/1/2005)

Description

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!


Praise For Out from Boneville (BONE #1): Out From Boneville

Named a top ten graphic novel by Time magazine"This is first-class kid lit: exciting, funny, scary, and resonant enough that it will stick with readers for a long time." -- Publishers Weekly"BONE is storytelling at its best, full of endearing, flawed characters whose adventures run the gamut from hilarious whimsy . . . to thrilling drama." -- Entertainment Weekly"Jeff Smith can pace a joke better than almost anyone in comics." --Neil Gaiman, winner of the Newbery Medal for The Graveyard Book

Named a top ten graphic novel by Time magazine"This is first-class kid lit: exciting, funny, scary, and resonant enough that it will stick with readers for a long time." -- Publishers Weekly"BONE is storytelling at its best, full of endearing, flawed characters whose adventures run the gamut from hilarious whimsy . . . to thrilling drama." -- Entertainment Weekly"Jeff Smith can pace a joke better than almost anyone in comics." --Neil Gaiman, winner of the Newbery Medal for The Graveyard Book

Graphix, 9780439706407, 144pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2005



About the Author

Jeff Smith is the creator of the award-winning, New York Times bestselling BONE series. He was born and raised in the American Midwest and learned about cartooning from comic strips, comic books, and TV animation. Visit him online at www.boneville.com.
 


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