The Castafiore Emerald

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Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Sep 30, 1975 - Juvenile Fiction - 62 pages
33 Reviews
The classic graphic novel. When Tintin and Captain Haddock happen across a community of gypsies they invite them home . . . just as Bianca Castafiore, the famous opera singer, decides to visit Tintin. It's chaos at Marlinspike Hall, and then a precious emerald goes missing!

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Review: The Castafiore Emerald (Tintin #21)

User Review  - Leila Anani - Goodreads

Another fun TinTin adventure - Bianca Castafiore, opera singer known as the Milanese Nightingale comes to stay with Captain Haddock. Comedy ensues when a tabloid reports that she and Haddock are to be ... Read full review

Review: The Castafiore Emerald (Tintin #21)

User Review  - Jack - Goodreads

Another excellent story. No villains, no chase, no guns, and still a terrific story with humour and heart. Read full review

About the author (1975)

Hergé, one of the most famous Belgians in the world, was a comics writer and artist. The internationally successful Adventures of Tintin are his most well-known and beloved works. They have been translated into 38 different languages and have inspired such legends as Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein. He wrote and illustrated for The Adventures of Tintin until his death in 1983.

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