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Billy Stuart in the Minotaur's Lair

by Alain M. Bergeron, translated by Sophie B. Watson, illustrated by Sampar

tagged: humorous, time travel
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Description

Billy Stuart, the young raccoon leader of the Zintrepids Scout troop, aspires to be just like his grandfather, a globe-trotting adventurer who knows no fear. After accidentally traveling through time in pursuit of Grandpa, Billy and friends find themselves on the island of Crete, snout to snout with King Minos's Minotaur. It's a formidable challenge; Billy and his buddies have to escape the Minotaur, the labyrinth and King Minos's wrath and maybe, just maybe, find their way home!

Brightly illustrated and enhanced with games and puzzles, this sequel to Billy Stuart and the Zintrepids is sure to amuse readers of all ages.

About the Authors

Alain M. Bergeron

A prolific author, Alain M. Bergeron has written over 250 children's books. In 1996 he collaborated with Quebecois artist Sampar to create Billy Stuart and the Zintrepids, a colorful cast of Scouts. Alain devotes himself exclusively to writing and leading school workshops, and his inexhaustible imagination has made him a fixture in children's literature and garnered many awards and accolades. Alain lives in Victoriaville, Quebec.
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Sophie B. Watson

A prolific author, Alain M. Bergeron has written over 250 children's books. In 1996 he collaborated with Quebecois artist Sampar to create Billy Stuart and the Zintrepids, a colorful cast of Scouts. Alain devotes himself exclusively to writing and leading school workshops, and his inexhaustible imagination has made him a fixture in children's literature and garnered many awards and accolades. Alain lives in Victoriaville, Quebec.
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Sampar

Multitalented, self-taught illustrator and cartoonist Samuel Parent, better known by the pen name Sampar, possesses a lively imagination that draws viewers into worlds that are moving, wacky and sometimes even mythical. His career as an illustrator hit its stride at the humor magazine Safarir, earning him widespread acclaim in Quebec, the United States and Australia. Sampar lives in Victoriaville, Quebec.
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Recommended Age and Grade
Age:
6 to 8
Grade:
1 to 3
Editorial Reviews

"Billy Stuart and the Zintrepids experience an exciting adventure populated with mythical figures, ferocious monsters and perilous situations. Highly Recommended."

— CM: Canadian Review of Materials

&quotThis sequel has no shortage of comedic moments or brain-busting puzzle interludes…A satisfying second helping.&quot

— Kirkus Reviews

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