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Author Alice, Alex, 1974- author, illustrator.

Title Castle in the stars. The Moon-King / Alex Alice ; English translation by Anne and Owen Smith.

Publication Info. New York : First Second, an imprint of Roaring Book Press, 2018.
©2018

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 GDL Central Library Children's, Graphic Novels    j ALICE,ALE    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's, Graphic Novels.
Edition First American edition.
Description 61 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm.
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Comic or graphic novel
Note "Originally published in 2015 in French by Rue de Sèvres as Le château des étoiles - 1869: La conquête de l'espace - volume 2" -- title page verso.
What if man journeyed into space in 1869, not 1969? In The Moon-King, the second volume this breath-taking fantasy graphic novel series, Alex Alice draws on Jules Verne and nineteenth-century romanticism to create a watercolor world of adventure and wonder to enchant adults and younger readers alike.
Audience Ages 10-14
Summary On the aethership's maiden voyage, Seraphin and the Knights of Aether had prepared for everything--except treason. The villainous chamberlain wants to overthrow King Ludwig and claim the electro-aetheric technology for Prussia. The only escape for the king and his companions lies in the frosty skies above Bavaria. The ship's first flight is a success, but their respite is short-lived. As long as the chamberlain is free to spread his lies, these travelers will find no safe harbor. To save the king's throne, they must push the ship even farther--out of the sky . . . and into the stars!
Language Translated from the French.
Subject Outer space -- Exploration -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Space flight -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre/Form Action and adventure comics.
Graphic novels.
Added Author Smith, Anne Collins, translator.
Smith, Owen (Owen M.), translator.
Added Title Chateau des etoiles. English
Cover Title Castle in the stars. Book two, The Moon-King
Added Title Moon-King
ISBN 1626724946
9781626724945 (hardcover)

 
    
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