The Broken Ear An Arumbayan idol is stolen from a museum and just as suddenly it is returned! Tintin's sharp observation spots a detail which reveals that the original has been replaced by a fake. He travels to the hair-raising jungles and rivers of South America to unravel the ensuing mystery.
The Crab With the Golden Claws Following a trail of clues that starts with an empty crab tin, we see Tintin in his first adventure with Captain Haddock - a prisoner aboard his own ship, owing to his liking for whiskey, Tintin will never meet a more loyal friend. By the end of their journey you'll have a taste of Haddocks unusual exclamations: pockmark, gibbering ghost, freshwater swabs, blistering barnacles, and many more!
Land of Black Gold Someone has been sabotaging the petrol supplies and cars have been exploding everywhere. War threatens to break out if the situation is not resolved and Tintin is sent to Arabia to investigate! He soon discovers a plot to depose Emir Ben Kalish Ezab by Skoll Petroleum and Bab El Ehr. If successful, they will be able to rule the world with the powerful Formula Fourteen - can Tintin save the day?
The Castafiore Emerald Much to Captain Haddock's alarm Bianca Castafiore, the "Milanese Nightingale", has turned up uninvited at Marlinspike Hall. With her she brings not only her dresser Irma and her pianist Igor Wagner, but also the press, television and some strange prowlers... who seem to take more interest in her precious jewellery than her singing...