Fall 2017

Belinda the Unbeatable

From the Series Game for Adventure

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

Belinda's upbeat. Her best friend, Barbara, is shy. But both of them are joining a magical game of musical chairs! When the music starts, the girls' school gym becomes a tricky, colorful obstacle course. Will Belinda and Barbara's friendship keep them in the game? Find out in this word-free graphic novel.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
$25.32 $18.99
$6.99 $6.99
$38.65 $28.99
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 1
BISACS JUV039060, JUV032040, JUV008000
Copyright 2017
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Graphic Universe ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2017-08-01
ISBN 9781512413311, 9781512454130, 9781512448801
Title Format Library Bound Hardcover, Paperback, Multi-user ebook
Dewey 741.5/973
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7.75 x 10.25
Guided Reading Level WB
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Reviews

School Library Journal

“A great comic book for the early elementary crowd.”—School Library Journal

Kirkus Reviews

“An excellent adventure for reluctant readers, fierce competitors, lovers of wordless tales—and readers who just love an action-packed, rollicking story.”—starred, Kirkus Reviews

Booklist

“Adults will appreciate the gentle message of good sportsmanship, while children will be caught up in the adventure of this wonderful addition to wordless comics for young readers.”—starred, Booklist

Author: Lee Nordling

Two-time Eisner nominee Lee Nordling is an award-winning writer, editor, and creative director who has worked on staff at Disney Publishing, DC Comics, and Nickelodeon Magazine. His book The Bramble won the 2013 Moonbeam Gold Medal for Picture Books (ages 4-8), and BirdCatDog, an Eisner Award nominee, was chosen by Kirkus Reviews as one of the best children’s books of 2014, and won the Moonbeam Spirit Award for Imagination. The third book in his Three-Story Book series, SheHeWe, was a 2016 Eisner Award nominee. His current Game for Adventure series—beginning with Andrew the Seeker, and Belinda the Unbeatable, the latter garnering two starred reviews from Booklist and Kirkus—concludes in Spring 2018 with Chavo the Invisible. He lives in Sacramento, California with his wife, Cheri, and numerous pets that earn their kibble by offering inspiration.

Illustrator: Scott Roberts

Scott Roberts (also known as Thomas Scott Roberts) is a writer and cartoonist. He’s the creator of the comic Patty-Cake and the author of the fantasy novel The Troubling Stone. He lives in Delaware with his wife, two step-kids, and two dogs.