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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 wacky graphic novels for kids by award-winning author-illustrator Mike Cavallaro.

  • Nico Bravo and the Cellar Dwellers
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    • Nico Bravo and the Cellar Dwellers

    • Nico Bravo (Volume 2)
      Mike Cavallaro
      First Second

    • All our favorite ancient myths and legends get an epic makeover in Nico Bravo and the Cellar Dwellers, the second volume of Mike Cavallaro's hilarious middle-grade graphic novel...

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

    • Nico Bravo (Volume 1)
      Mike Cavallaro
      First Second

    • A 2019 New York Public Library Best Books for Kids
      A 2020 Maverick Graphic Novel Reading List Selection

      Take another look at your favorite...

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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 Eisner Award–nominated Parade (with fireworks), The Life and Times of Savior 28 (written by J.M. DeMatteis), Foiled and Curses! Foiled Again (written by Jane Yolen), Decelerate Blue (written by Adam Rapp), and Nico Bravo and the Hound of Hades.

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