Manchester United: Tales from History -
The Official Graphic Novel, Volume 1

By: Philippe Glogowski
December 2014
TJ Editions
Distributed by Trans-Atlantic Publications Inc.
ISBN: 9782930743127
48 Pages, Illustrated
$28.95 Hardcover


Harry has arrived back in his family's hometown of Manchester, after having spent five years of his childhood in the USA. His passion is football, and a trip to Old Trafford to see the world famous Manchester United is right at the top of his 'to do' list. From the moment that he steps out into the Stretford End, sees the green of the pitch, the white of the lights and the red in the stands, he is hooked. His own budding career as a footballer is taking off too as he breaks into the youth team at his local club, with a hope in the back of his mind that one day he might make it as a United star. Let Harry take you on a journey of discovery as he, his friends and his family unravel the story behind the biggest club in the world.

From humble beginnings to superstar signings, league, cup, European and world success, Manchester United has seen it all. Find out about the club's formation, the legendary teams, coaches, managers and players that have made Manchester United the giant of world football that it is today. UNITED - THE OFFICIAL GRAPHIC NOVEL VOL. 1 is the first of a three volume series of official licensed graphic novels that will cover the most iconic events from Manchester United Football Club's enthralling history. Philippe's classic, realist drawing style and original narrative brings to life the most magical and legendary moments in the club's rich history. Discover details of the formation of Manchester United and the first league and cup victories, through to the legendary teams that have dominated the modern game, both domestically and in Europe.