Join Tintin and Snowy -- the world's greatest adventurers -- as they solve thrilling mysteries around the world! When Tintin stumbles across a model ship at the Old Street Market, he buys it as a gift for his friend Captain Haddock. But this isn't just any old model ship... it's the Unicorn, built by one of Haddock's ancestors, and it holds a clue to finding the treasure of a notorious pirate! Tintin and Haddock aren't the only ones on the trail of the priceless loot and Tintin gets kidnapped by crooks! Can he escape and discover the Unicorn's secret? This edition includes an in depth guide to the creation of this Tintin adventure, filled with photos and fun Tintin facts -- just for kids!
Herge, 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.