Around the World in 80 Days
In London, 1872, a man named Phileas Fogg makes a bet with his friends that he can travel across the entire planet in eighty days. The wager? More than half his sizable fortune. Fogg hastily departs in the company of Passepartout, his personal attendant, on a journey that will take the two men all over the wide world by way of every known means of transportation. Little does Fogg know that a sly detective trails his every globetrotting step! This full-color graphic novel features enhanced Common Core State Standards support, including discussion and writing prompts, an expanded introduction, and bolded glossary words.