The extraordinary adventures of ordinary Basil

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Ordinary Basil volume 1.
Blue Sky Press,
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Talented and well-known syndicated comic strip artist Wiley Miller presents a stunningly illustrated tale of a boy who is bored by his life and ready to break free from the lighthouse he calls home. Led off by a wonderfully eccentric professor in a hot-air-balloon ship, Basil travels to another dimension where he and a new friend save the fantasy city of Helios from destruction.

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title The extraordinary adventures of ordinary Basil
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