THE AMULET OF SAMARKAND GRAPHIC NOVEL (). Bartimaeus’s most famous adventure is brought to stunning graphic life in this beautiful and faithful. The Amulet of Samarkand has ratings and reviews. C.G. said: This was intensely hilarious and intriguing and fabulous! I didn’t feel like facing. The Amulet of Samarkand Graphic Novel (Bartimaeus) by Jonathan Stroud – book cover, description, publication history.

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I felt like in this graphic novel version he was reduced to a softer version of himself. Unlike other graphic novels, the author and artist took the time to tell a multi-layered story.

Jan 02, Mia Prasetya rated it it was amazing Shelves: This can be seen in how they include the footnotes. And there is an incredibly hilarious demon. It is rather small and even though I wear glasses to read and I could read it ok. A special feature of these novels compared to others of their genre is that Stroud examines the stereotypes and ethics of the magician class and the enslaved demons.

The Amulet of Samarkand (The Graphic Novel) by Jonathan Stroud

As far as the story, I enjoyed it. A djinn unlike any other will make you laugh and wonder how you could wmulet like a creature so devious. A house burns down and it is assumed two people die in the fire. Maybe one or two minor swear words, if any.

The art is nice, but pretty standard YA literary adaptation style. Beautiful drawn and amazing coloring, good story.

The text is small. The Amulet of Samarkand Graphic Novel is an adaptions of the orginal novel which I have yet to read its follows the story of a young magican Nathaniel after he summons a Djinni called Bartimaeus and takes them both on a action packed adventure.


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What I really didn’t graphi, however, was how Nathanial was treated. The Amulet of Samarkand Jonathan Stroud. Bartimaeus’ most famous adventure has been brought to stunning graphic life in this beautiful adaptation Samqrkand our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.

No trivia or quizzes yet. This is surprising because someone so young does no I don’t know how maulet years its been since I’ve read The Bartimaeus Trilogy but I loved those books from the very first time I read The Amulet of Samarkand and was most excited to find out that a graphic novel version had been created. Bartimaeus is a sassy little thing. They are amazingly detailed and lifelike. I have only ever bought one and that was the Twilight graphic novel just because it was Twilight.

May 01, Kristina Vallentin Larsen rated it samzrkand liked it Shelves: Bartimaeus pretends to be nasty and crusty and eager to destroy his master at the first chance, but it soon becomes clear that Bartimaeus has a certain weak spot for humans with a conscience.

Ae can clearly see what he’s doing in the illustration. Sarkasme Barty tidak hilang sama sekali. Bartimaeus is funny and sammarkand, and helps lighten samarrkand mood of the story without ruining the suspense. The novel, The Amulet of Samarkand, is a fantasy book worth reading. All are caught in a whirlwind of espionage, murder, and rebellion. The setting of a alternate history London under the rule of vindictive and power off magicians, including a London Eye incorporating a pentagram into its design, we get a good impression of things we could only imagine in the novel.

Don’t feel too bad for them, though, many have various ways of coming back. He can changes shapes and is constantly bopping back and forth from a fly to a lizard to an Egyptian boy to an old lady This book is pages of pure fantasy gold Books by Jonathan Stroud.


He is summoned by a new wizard, a boy, who should not have the ability to summon anything remotely as powerful as Bartimaeus, nobel he does.

At times I wondered if the pages were meant to be larger- closer to the size of a standard comic book page- because there were a lot of little panels shoved onto some of the pages. So when the publishers contacted me about reviewing this I was unsure at first but thought Grapbic would give it try and I am really glad I did. Selain cerita dari Jonathan Stroud yang memang sudah membekas di hati, terlebih lagi buku ini mengobati saya akan jin ajaib nan sarkastis bin narsis Barti.

This is surprising because someone so young does not normally contain the skill to summon a djinn of Bartimaeus’ level. He wasn’t a character you immediately liked, but he was a character that was very real, very understandable, and very original for it. Its bright and colourful and really is easy on the eyes.

The Amulet of Samarkand Graphic Novel

Bartimaeus is a very old, quite powerful, and especially hilarious djinn. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

When I steal Time and have more hours in my day. Another magician is consumed by a nasty creature he summons.

I still want to read the original version, but I found this graphic novel very satisfying. I’d be interested in seeing the GNs of the next two books. He’s a great source of comedy, a clever djinni that talks too much and has a knack for getting out of difficult situations.