The Great Cow Race: A Graphic Novel (BONE #2): The Great Cow Race (Paperback)
Other Books in Series
This is book number 2 in the Bone series.
- #1: Tribute Edition: Out from Boneville (BONE #1) (Hardcover): $14.99
- #3: Eyes of the Storm (Bone (Prebound) #3) (Prebound): $24.50
- #4: The Dragonslayer (Bone (Prebound) #4) (Prebound): $24.50
- #8: Treasure Hunters (Bone (Prebound) #8) (Prebound): Email or call for price.
- #10: Rose (Bone (Prebound) #10) (Prebound): $23.80
Jeff Smith's New York Times and USA Today bestselling, award-winning BONE books are one of the most popular graphic novel series of all time!
Fone Bone and his cousins plan to return home after visiting the village of Barrelhaven with Thorn and Gran'ma Ben. But Phoney Bone 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 farther away than ever.
Meanwhile, ominous signs indicate that a war is brewing, and Fone Bone finds himself helping his friends defend their idyllic valley from a formidable enemy.
About the Author
Jeff Smith is the creator of the award-winning, New York Times bestselling BONE series. He was born and raised in the American Midwest and learned about cartooning from comic strips, comic books, and TV animation. Visit him online at boneville.com.
Praise for the BONE series:
New York Times Bestseller
USA Today Bestseller
TIME magazine Top Ten Graphic Novel
★ "This is first-class kid lit: exciting, funny, scary, and resonant enough that it will stick with readers for a long time." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review
"A true accomplishment. Not only is it a terrific graphic-novel series, but it's a superb example of storytelling." -- School Library Journal
"BONE is storytelling at its best, full of endearing, flawed characters whose adventures run the gamut from hilarious whimsy to thrilling drama." -- Entertainment Weekly
"Spectacular." -- SPIN magazine
"Jeff Smith can pace a joke better than almost anyone in comics." -- Neil Gaiman, winner of the Newbery Medal for The Graveyard Book
Praise for the Bone series
Named one of the top ten graphic novels of all time by Time
"Spectacular." —Spin magazine
"One of the best kids' comics ever." —VIBE magazine
"Jeff Smith's Bone series . . . is a true accomplishment. Not only is it a terrific graphic-novel series, but it's a superb example of storytelling." —School Library Journal
"Bone is storytelling at its best, full of endearing, flawed characters whose adventures run the gamut from hilarious whimsy to thrilling drama." —Entertainment Weekly