Brand: Graphix

Product Code: 9780439706391

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Brief Description:
In THE GREAT COW RACE, volume 2 of this 9-book epic, Fone Bone and his cousins plan to return home after visiting the village of Barrelhaven with Thorn and Gran'ma Ben. But Phoney risks everything on one last get-rich-quick scheme for the town's annual Great Cow Race. As usual, Phoney's plans go disastrously awry, and Boneville seems further away than ever. Meanwhile, ominous signs indicate that a war is brewing, and Fone finds himself helping his friends defend their valley from a formidable enemy.


Brief Description:
Originally published in the comic book Bone.


Brief Description:
The adventures and misadventures of the three Bone cousins, Fone, Smiley, and Phoney.


Brief Description:
"The chapters in this book were originally published in the comic book Bone ... copyright 1992 and 1993"--T.p. verso.


Biographical Note:
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.


Marc Notes:
The chapters in this book were originally published in the comic book Bone ... copyright 1992 and 1993--T.p. verso.;Fone Bone and his cousins plan to return home after visiting the village of Barrelhaven with Thorn and Gran'ma Ben. But Phoney risks everything on one last get-rich-quick scheme at the town's annual Great Cow Race.


Publisher Marketing:
The cornerstone of GRAPHIX, our new graphic novel imprint, BONE is the incredible comic book saga of an unlikely hero who must save an idyllic valley from the forces of evil.

In THE GREAT COW RACE, volume 2 of this 9-book epic, Fone Bone and his cousins plan to return home after visiting the village of Barrelhaven with Thorn and Gran'ma Ben. But Phoney risks everything on one last get-rich-quick scheme for the town's annual Great Cow Race. As usual, Phoney's plans go disastrously awry, and Boneville seems further away than ever. Meanwhile, ominous signs indicate that a war is brewing, and Fone finds himself helping his friends defend their valley from a formidable enemy.


Review Citations:
  • Kliatt 11/01/2005 pg. 25 (EAN 9780439706391, Paperback) - *Starred Review
  • School Library Journal 03/01/2006 pg. 251 (EAN 9780439706391, Paperback)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2006 pg. 85 (EAN 9780439706391, Paperback)
  • School Library Journal 03/01/2006 pg. 251 (EAN 9780439706247, Hardcover)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2006 pg. 85 (EAN 9780439706247, Hardcover)
  • Booklist 07/01/1996 pg. 1794 (EAN 9780963660985, Hardcover)