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Do you mean "asterisk" (the star-shaped character), or Asterix the Gaul, the popular French cartoon by Goscinny and Uderzo?
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The report said that the latest Asterix comic, the 35th installment in the series, has been published in Gaelic and, for the first time, in Scots.
They have to finish, all the potion must be used up, like in that Asterix comic they borrowed from the library in the middle school, that bored them.
Children's author and illustrator Lauren Child, creator of the Charlie and Lola series, is awarded an MBE and Anthea Bell, co-translator of the Asterix comic books, gets an OBE.
BROOKMYRE, whose latest novel is Snowball In Hell, said: "My first memory of getting excited by reading was when I discovered an Asterix comic book in my school.
In the Asterix comic books, what is the name of the village druid?
Authors asked to recommend favourite childhood books, to inspire readers in celebration of World Book Day, have selected a wide range of titles, from Roy Hattersley's choice of Swallows and Amazons to author Robert Muchamore's preference for the Asterix comic books series.
A SECOND helping of Asterix comic book fun features gorgeous Monica Bellucci as a very fetching Queen Of The Nile in some gravity-defying outfits.
Flight 151 also carried an auxiliary payload called Idefix (a French name from the Asterix comic strip) for the French AMSAT amateur radio and satellite association.
London, June 16 (ANI): A new study by German researchers has concluded that characters in the Asterix comic books suffered traumatic brain injuries.
Debon is inspired by the Tintin and Asterix comics of his youth, and the drawings of Carr and other figures are the most endearing feature of the book.
Other well-known names include Goscinny, the force behind the Asterix comics in 23rd, sci-fi master Terry Pratchett ranks fifth and Sue Townsend, author of The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, is 38th.
There were no gold sickles, which are vital implements in the Asterix comics, as Getafix the Druid needs one to cut mistletoe for the magic potion that keeps the Roman armies at bay, but in truth they were made of polished bronze.