Kids Library Home

Welcome to the PrairieCat Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

PrairieCat
     
Available items only
BOOK
Author Bertin, Kris, author.

Title The case of the missing men : a Hobtown mystery #1 / Kris Bertin ; Alexander Forbes.

Publication Info. Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada : Conundrum Press, [2017]
2017

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Woodstock PL Adult Graphic Novel - WOLY-11  FICTION BERTIN GN HOBTOWN BK 1    Recently returned
Edition First edition.
Description 300 pages : chiefly black and white illustrations ; 21 cm.
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Hobtown mystery stories ; #1
Bertin, Kris. Hobtown mystery stories ;. #1.
Summary "Nancy Drew meets David Lynch in this mystery thriller set in a strange and remote [Canadian] East Coast village. The story follows a gang of teens who have made it their business to investigate every one of their town's bizarre occurrences as The Teen Detective Club (a registered afterschool program). Their small world of missing pets and shed fires is turned upside down when real-life kid adventurer and globetrotter Sam Finch comes to town and enlists them in their first real case--the search for his missing father. In doing so, they stumble upon a terrifying world of rural secret societies, weird-but-true folk mythology, subterranean lairs, and an occultist who can turn men into dogs. The Case of The Missing Men is at turns funny, intriguing, eerie, and endearing, a dystopian homage to children's pulp classics"--Page [4] of cover.
Subject Teenagers -- Canada -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Missing persons -- Canada -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Rural conditions -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Canada -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre/Form Mystery fiction.
Graphic novels.
Comic books, strips, etc.
Mystery comic books, strips, etc.
Added Author Forbes, Alexander, 1985- illustrator.
ISBN 9781772620160 (paperback)
1772620165 (paperback)

 
    
Available items only