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Franka 18 : Kidnap (Back Cover) by Henk Kuijpers - Comic Strip
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Franka 18 : Kidnap (Back Cover)

Comic Strip
Ink
Back cover nederlandstalige editie

Comment

Back cover voor het album 18 : Kidnap
Couverture de la version française : Kidnapping
Oostindische inkt op papier
35 cm – 45 cm

Publication

  • Kidnapping
  • Bd Must
  • 11/2010
  • Front cover

About Henk Kuijpers

Henk Kuijpers was born in Haarlem and raised in Santpoort-Noord. After finishing his studies in sociology, Henk Kuijpers published his first short stories in the magazine Pep and the sole issue of Baberiba. Pep then published his longer story 'Het Misdaadmuseum' in 1974-75, and when Kuijpers was asked to do a sequel, he focused on one of the female characters to take the leading role. This marked the beginning of the career of Kuijpers' trademark series, 'Franka', that was published in Pep's successor Eppo from 1975. Franka is an elegant young woman with a passion for sports. She experiences many strange adventures due to her career as an archeologist. Introducing a woman protagonist in an adventure comic was a brave stroke, but Kuijpers became famous through her creation. 'Franka' appeared subsequently in Pep, Eppo, Wordt Vervolgd, Sjors en Sjimmie, Sjosji, Veronica Magazine, MYX and in the relaunched Eppo, as well as in a series of albums since 1978. A couple of stories were also published in Spirou magazine in the early 1980s. Albums in the French language were published by Dupuis and later Les Humanoïdes Associés.

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tzynn Très chouette couv
Mar 2, 2017 7:43 PM
Flupke Mooie cover van Franka in mijn geboortestad. Proficiat Wim!
May 1, 2015 11:57 AM
TueurDEriban Supermooi ! Bravo +++
May 1, 2015 6:36 AM