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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Nico Bravo

Nico Bravo and the Hound of Hades, the first book in this playful series, finds Nico struggling with a peculiar customer at the magical merchandise shop he helps run. A descendant from none other than the legendary monster-hunter Beowulf himself, hopes to equip himself with the tools necessary to defeat Cerberus, guardian of the underworld. Young readers will revisit famous monsters and explore familiar myths in fun and surprising new ways in these whacky graphic novels for kids by award-winning author-illustrator Mike Cavallaro.

  • Nico Bravo and the Hound of Hades
    • Nico Bravo and the Hound of Hades

    • Nico Bravo (Volume 1)
      Mike Cavallaro
      First Second

    • Take another look at your favorite myths and legends in this hillarious new graphic novel by Mike Cavallaro!

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Mike Cavallaro

MIKE CAVALLARO is from New Jersey and has worked in comics and animation since the early 1990s. His comics include “Parade (with fireworks)” (Shadowline/Image Comics), a Will Eisner Award-nominee; "The Life and Times of Savior 28” (IDW), with Eisner Award-winning writer J.M. DeMatteis; and the “Foiled” series with Jane Yolen and “Decelerate Blue” with Adam Rapp, both published with First Second Books.

Mike is an instructor at the School of Visual Arts in New York City, and is the Vice-Chairman of the Manhattan Chapter of the National Cartoonists Society.

©Seth Kushner