Belinda the Unbeatable
From the Series Game for Adventure
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.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 3|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|BISACS||JUV039060, JUV032040, JUV008000|
|Genre||Fiction, Graphic Novels|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Graphic Universe ™|
|Number of Pages||32|
|ISBN||9781512413311, 9781512454130, 9781512448801|
|Title Format||Library Bound Hardcover, Paperback, Multi-user ebook|
|Dimensions||7.75 x 10.25|
|Guided Reading Level||WB|
|Features||Awards, Original artwork, Reviewed, and Starred Reviews|
- ALSC Graphic Novels Reading List
School Library Journal
“A great comic book for the early elementary crowd.”—School Library Journal
“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
“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.