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Published: 29 October 2009

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780195397598

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Herge: The Man Who Created Tintin

Pierre Assouline

  • The multi-million-selling graphic novels are a national institution. Now the complex and sometime murky story of their maker is told in full
  • Assouline is also the biographer of Georges Simenon (creator of Maigret), and Henri Cartier-Bresson
  • Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson have begun making the iTintinr books into a triology of feature-length films
  • Assouline gained access to family material on Hergé not widely available

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