13.5 Lives of Captain Bluebear (Paperback)
The 13 ½ Lives of
Captain Bluebear is one of the craziest, silliest, and funniest books I
have ever read. In this zany tale, Captain Bluebear chronicles half of his life
story (Bluebears have twenty-seven lives, of course!) and all the wild
adventures he’s experienced in the lands of Zamonia. He's spent time with Mini-pirates
on their boat, talked with waves, lived in the Tornado City, wandered the vast
desert, and was even a navigator for a large, near-sighted bird!
Like all of Moers' Zamonia books, Bluebear
is accompanied by Moers’ own artwork that sparks either wonder or laughter (if
Go on an unforgettable adventure and
laugh the entire time!
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Now in English, the German bestseller that combines the fantasy of Lord of the Rings with the humour of Baron Munchausen.
Captain Bluebear is a bear with blue fur – a creature as unique as the fantastic adventures he undergoes. Here he
tells the amazing story of his first 13 1/2 lives in a world far removed from our own.
About the Author
Walter Moers is a writer, cartoonist, painter and sculptor who lives in Hamburg.
“Marvellously fantastical.” – Sunday Express
“Part science fiction, part fairy tale, part myth, part epic, the book is a satire on all these genres... Very amusing.” – Daily Telegraph