Tintin - The Derk Isle (book)
Tintin - The Black Island
This is a first for Tintin in Scots! We are delighted to have The Derk Isle on our catalogue.
Translatit intae Scots by Susan Rennie. Here is a resume of the story:
Tintin an his faithfu dug, Tarrie, are on the trail o an international gang o conterfaiters. Forby, they themsels are bein follaed by the twa glaikit detectives, Nisbet an Nesbit! The trail leads them til the faur-awa north o Scotland, whaur legend tells o an unco craitur, the Hairy Etin, that bides i the ruins o Corbiecraig Castle, on the dreich an oorie Derk Isle. Unfleggit by tales o beasts an bogles, Tintin an Tarrie are makkin til the isle tae see whit’s
gaun on ...
The comic was launched in September 2013 and is proving very popular with the first print run selling out in two weeks!
See more exciting information on The Derk Isle from the translator Susan Rennie: http://tintinscots.com.