Private Eye Princess and the Emerald Pea: A Graphic Novel

Private Eye Princess and the Emerald Pea: A Graphic Novel

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Overview

Detective Princess King is taking on her toughest case yet: find the "pea" a priceless emerald that's disappeared from Mrs. Snell's jewelry collection. But as Princess searches for clues, she discovers that Snell Manor holds many mysteries — from secret passageways to a towering bed of stacked mattresses. Can Princess use her sleuthing skills to solve the crime and prove she's the best private investigator in town? Experience Hans Christian Andersen's classic "The Princess and the Pea" like never before in this graphic novel retelling for kids. Each Far Out Fairy Tales adventure includes info on the original tale, a guide to the story's twists, and visual discussion questions to critically engage readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781496584434
Publisher: Capstone
Publication date: 09/01/2019
Series: Far Out Fairy Tales Series
Pages: 40
Sales rank: 347,283
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

About the Author

Since 1986, Martin Powell has been a freelance writer. He has written hundreds of stories, many of which have been published by Disney, Marvel, Tekno comix, Moonstone Books, and others. In 1989, Powell received an Eisner Award nomination for his graphic novel Scarlet in Gaslight. This award is one of the highest comic book honors.

Fernando Cano is an emerging illustrator born in Mexico City, Mexico. He currently resides in Monterrey, Mexico, where he works as a full-time illustrator and colorist at Graphikslava studio. He has done illustration work for Marvel, DC Comics, and role-playing games like Pathfinder from Paizo Publishing. In his spare time, he enjoys hanging out with friends, singing, rowing, and drawing.

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Graphic novel appeal will make these a popular pick for self-selected reading;,Educational back matter - including info on the original tale, a guide to the Far Out twists, and visual comprehension questions - will critically engage students;,Short sentences and engaging visual format reduce reading anxiety in struggling readers;

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