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Author Murphy, Adam, author, illustrator.
Title Queens & kings and other royal rotters / Adam and Lisa Murphy.
Pub Info New York, NY : DK Publishing, 2021.
©2021
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Brooks(Harwich)-Children  J 920 MUR     AVAILABLE
Edition First American edition.
Descript 123 pages : color illustrations, genealogical table ; 24 cm.
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still image sti rdacontent
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volume nc rdacarrier
Series Corpse talk
Murphy, Adam. Corpse talk.
Note Statement of responsibility from cover.
Chiefly illustrations.
Summary Discover the incredible stories of rulers throughout history in this hilarious graphic novel that brings the dead famous to life. Welcome to Corpse Talk, the talk show with a difference--all of the guests are dead! Meet your host, comic book artist Adam Murphy, as he interviews eighteen magnificent monarchs throughout history. Have you heard of Moctezuma, the last ruler of the Aztecs? Or wondered why Queen Victoria was not amused? This graphic novel answers all of your questions about the lives of these infamous leaders, from the struggles they overcame for their countries to their personal challenges.
Audience Primary school age.
Contents Ramesses II -- Qin Shi Huang Di -- Cleopatra -- Nero -- Justinian II -- Alfred the Great -- Harold Godwinson -- Empress Matilda -- Saladin -- Richard the Lionheart -- Moctezuma II -- Henry VIII -- Henry VIII's wives -- Charles II -- Marie Antoinette -- Catherine the Great -- Shaka Zulu -- Queen Victoria.
Subject Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Queens -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Queens -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Royal houses -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
World history -- Comic books, strips, etc.
World history -- Juvenile literature.
Kings, queens, rulers, etc. -- Cartoon and comics.
Genre Biographical comics.
Nonfiction comics.
Humorous comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.
Add Author Murphy, Lisa (Colorist), author, illustrator.
Alt Title Queens and kings and other royal rotters
Corpse talk : Queens & kings and other royal rotters
Corpse talk : Queens and kings and other royal rotters
ISBN 9780744027679 (hardcover)
0744027675 (hardcover)
0744027667 (paperback)
9780744027662 (paperback)
9781713741879 (bound)
1713741873 (bound)