After being run out of Boneville, the three Bone cousins, Fone Bone, Phoney Bone, and Smiley Bone are separated and lost in a vast, uncharted desert. One by one they find their way into a mysterious valley filled with wonderful and terrifying creatures. The first chapter in the exciting adventure that became a worldwide graphic novel phenomenon!
Collects issues #1-6!
Now in full color, follow the adventures of the three Bone cousins – Fone, Phoney, and Smiley – as they strike out from Boneville to find their destiny. Discover the charms of Jeff Smith’s Bone with these collections!
Collects issues #7-#11!
In THE GREAT COW RACE, volume 2 of this 9-book epic, Fone Bone and his cousins plan to return home after visiting the village of Barrelhaven with Thorn and Gran’ma Ben. But Phoney risks everything on one last get-rich-quick scheme for the town’s annual Great Cow Race. As usual, Phoney’s plans go disastrously awry, and Boneville seems further away than ever. Meanwhile, ominous signs indicate that a war is brewing, and Fone finds himself helping his friends defend their valley from a formidable enemy.
Collects issues #12-19!
Bone Volume Three: Eyes of the Storm. Fone Bone finds himself pulled deeper and deeper into the mysteries of the valley even as storm clouds gather and many of its secrets are revealed. Frank Miller says of Eyes of the Storm, “If this is your first visit to the world of BONE, you might shake your head like I did, and say what I did my first time: Damn this guy is good!”
Collects issues #20-27!
Bone Volume Four: The Dragonslayer. From Fone Bone and Thorn’s frightening clash with the hideous rat creature Kingdok, to Phoney Bone’s sacrificial sunrise ceremony, The Dragonslayer has the suspense and excitement that has made BONE one of the most popular comics in the world! Wizard: The Guide to Comics says of The Dragonslayer, “Combining the innocence of a Calvin and Hobbes strip and flavoring it with epic adventure, BONE takes you into a new fantasy world rich with both lovable and frightening creatures.”
Fone Bone and Smiley Bone strike out into the wilderness to return a lost rat creature cub to the mountains. They meet new allies as well as a mysterious new foe: the formidable Rock Jaw, a giant mountain lion who fancies himself the Master of the Eastern Border. Together they uncover the riddles of nature, and before it is over, two great titans of the realm meet in an earth-shattering clash to determine the fate of the land.
“Imagine a 200 page chase – - the ingenious graphic novel Rockjaw is exactly that. You’ll enjoy reading BONE to your kids, like we do.” VIBE Magazine.
Collects Bone #28-32
Collects Bone #33-37!
As war spreads through the Valley, the Bone cousins join Gran’ma Ben and Lucius at Old Man’s Cave to make a stand against the rat creatures. And then in a sinister ceremony performed by the light of a blood moon, the Hooded One reveals why the Locust has been searching for “The One Who Bears the Star!”
“BONE: Old Man’s Cave, volume six of the sprawling, mythic comic is spectacular.”
A long dormant volcano explodes, freeing the ancient evil known only as the Locust, and filling the land with soot and ash. Alone and frightened, the Bone cousins, Thorn and feisty old Gran’ma Ben must fight the elements and the rat creatures as they struggle to reach the glorious city of Atheia. A pivotal and surprising new novel in the adventures of the Bone cousins caught between their desire to get home and a sense of duty to their newfound friends.
“Jeff Smith applies tremendous attention and skill to the craft of illustration, in spite of the fact that Dilbert and South Park have proved that good drawing is no longer required by cartoon fans. Good for him.”
In a strange roof-top kitchen, high above the crowded streets of ancient Atheia, the Bone cousins try to save the city from the clutches of a tyrant. They learn that whoever controls Atheia’s fabled treasures will win the loyalty of the soldiers, but time is running out – - The Hooded One is drawing near, leading a legion of Rat Creatures bent on the destruction of the city and everyone in it! TREASURE HUNTERS sets the stage for the Bone cousin’s last stand in one of comics first, and most critically acclaimed graphic novel series.
“Possibly the finest comic book published today”
Suspended Animation Reviews
Trapped in a dungeon while the fate of the Valley is decided by two raging armies, Thorn is haunted by the dangerous and mysterious object of power known as the Crown of Horns. Guarded by dragons, the Crown of Horns is the only thing that can stop the Locust and end the war… but how, and at what price? Fone Bone believes he knows the answer, and he must decide where his heart truly lies…
“Adventure, comedy, imagination, and clean, accomplished artwork – bringing to mind such masters as Carl Barks, Walt Kelly, and Hayao Miyazaki – come together to produce a classic with wide appeal for readers ages 10 to 100.”