Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Bone: Tall Tales by Tom Sniegoski-ADVISABLE
Before the Bone cousins were lost in the uncharted forest, there was Johnson Bone. Discoverer of the Rolling Bone River and founder of Bonneville, there is little known about this person, but there are many tall tales filled with rats, dragons, and a snarky monkey as a companion. Are these tales true? You’ll have to decide for yourself.
A graphic novel adventure filled with action and adventure The characters are a little one-sided, but the plot is entertaining and consistent. The illustrations are detailed and complement the text well. Readers who like graphic novels, humor, adventure, and the Bone series will enjoy reading this book. EL (4-6), MS. ADVISABLE. Reviewer: Kira M, Youth Services Librarian, WHI Public Library.