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The Real Herge

The Inspiration Behind Tintin
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The Real Herge by Sian Lye
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Herge created only twenty-four Tintin books which have been translated into more than seventy languages and sold 230 million copies worldwide. The Real Herge: The Inspiration Behind Tintin takes an in-depth look at the man behind the cultural phenomenon and the history that helped shape these books. As well as focussing on the controversies that engulfed Herge, this biography will also look at his personal life, as well as the relationships and experiences that influenced him. AUTHOR: Sian Lye is a journalist who has written for a wide variety of national newspapers and magazines, including The Sunday Times, The Guardian, The Telegraph, The Independent, ShortList, Esquire and Marie Claire. Sian has spent several years living abroad in Japan, and most recently in Switzerland. She now lives in Brighton, and balances writing with family life. 32 b/w illustrations

Author Biography

Sian Lye is a journalist who has written for a wide variety of national newspapers and magazines, including The Sunday Times, The Guardian, The Telegraph, The Independent, ShortList, Esquire and Marie Claire. Sian has spent several years living abroad in Japan, and most recently in Switzerland. She now lives in Brighton, and balances writing with family life.
Release date NZ
November 17th, 2020
Author
Pages
216
Audience
  • General (US: Trade)
Illustrations
32 black and white illustrations
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
White Owl
Dimensions
165x220x25
ISBN-13
9781526763907
Product ID
33684921

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