The Creepy Case Files of Margo Maloo by Drew Weing
  

The Creepy Case Files of Margo Maloo

Written by Drew Weing
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Synopsis

The Creepy Case Files of Margo Maloo by Drew Weing

Lucky for Charles, Echo City has Margo Maloo, monster mediator. No matter who's causing trouble, Margo knows exactly what to do - the neighbourhood kids say monsters are afraid of her. It's a good thing, because Echo City's trolls, ogres, and ghosts all have one thing in common: they don't like Charles very much. Cartooning powerhouse Drew Weing delivers a breakthrough graphic novel with this first volume of The Creepy Case Files of Margo Maloo. A favourite within the indie comic's scene, Weing is definitely a talent worthy of greater recognition.

Reviews

Included in Kirkus's Best of 2016 list.

Margo Maloo is fantastic fun! -Tom Angleberger, author of the Origami Yoda series

Clever dialogue enhances this intriguing and multilayered story set in a fully realized world of monster and human coexistence. --Kirkus Reviews, starred review

The banter is brisk and witty, and humans and monsters alike boast a refreshing ordinariness unusual in fantasy/horror/hero comics. --BCCB

Weing's colorful drawings reward extended examination

About the Author

Drew Weing lives in Athens, Georgia, with his wife, cartoonist Eleanor Davis, and too many cats. He makes comics for print and online, among which are the nautical graphic novel Set to Sea, the infinite canvas webcomic Pup, the monster mystery series Margo Maloo, and the early reader comic Flop to the Top, which he co-authored with his wife.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
128 pages

Author

Drew Weing
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Publisher

First Second an imprint of Roaring Brook Press

Publication date

9th September 2016

ISBN

9781626723399


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