Albert Uderzo

71 children’s books by the writer and illustrator

Rene Goscinny was born in Paris in 1926, and spent most of his childhood in Argentina, before eventually moving to Paris in 1951. He died in 1977. Albert Uderzo was born in 1927 in a small village in Marne, France. He met Rene Goscinny in 1951 and on 29 October 1959 their most famous creation, Asterix, made his first appearance on page 20 of Pilote. ASTERIX THE GAUL, their first album, was published in 1961 and there have now been 35 Asterix albums.

Asterix Na Ngallach (Irish)

Rene Goscinny, Albert Uderzo

Asterix Na Ngallach (Irish)

The magic potion's secret is closely guarded by Asterix and his fellow Gauls as they resist the Roman invader. The potion, brewed by the druid Ogamaix, gives those who drink it superhuman strength, and is coveted by the local ...

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Asterix A'r Cryman Aur

Rene Goscinny, Albert Uderzo

Asterix A'r Cryman Aur

Disaster strikes Asterix's village - the druid Gwyddoniadix has broken his magical golden sickle! Asterix and Obelix head to far away Lutetia to buy a new sickle from Torchillewix, the best sickle-smith in all of Gaul. But Torchillewix has gone ...

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7+ years

Asterix and the Class Act

Rene Goscinny

Asterix and the Class Act

Vintage Asterix! 14 new stories including tales of: The day Asterix and Obelix were born (in the middle of a village fish fight); How Obelix goes back to school; Fashion in Ancient Gaul; How Dogamatix helps the village cockerel win ...

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7+ years

Asterix and the Actress

Rene Goscinny

Asterix and the Actress

Asterix and Obelix are celebrating their joint birthday party back in the Gaulish village - and some surprise guests have been invited! Meanwhile, Julius Caesar has to deal with his old enemy Pompey, who is looking for supporters among the legions ...

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Asterix and the Picts

Albert Uderzo, Didier Conrad

Asterix and the Picts

When Asterix and Obelix rescue a mysterious Pict named MacAroon, they must journey to Caledonia, now Scotland, to return him to his lady love, Camomilla, the adopted daughter of the old king. However, the treacherous chieftain, MacCabeus, plans to marry ...

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7-9 years

Asterix and the Secret Weapon

Rene Goscinny

Asterix and the Secret Weapon

A woman bard in Ancient Gaul? A shocking idea, but that's what the Gauls get when the mothers in Asterix's village hire Bravura to teach their children. Although she, Asterix and Obelix are unlikely allies, between them they ...

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7-9 years

Asterix and the Great Divide

Rene Goscinny

Asterix and the Great Divide

Can there ever be a happy ending for star-crossed lovers Melodrama and Histionix, whose fathers are rival chieftains of the same village? The only hope is to call in Asterix, Obelix and Getafix to sort out the feud, the intriguing ...

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7+ years

Asterix and Caesar's Gift

Rene Goscinny

Asterix and Caesar's Gift

When Legionary Tremensdelirius gets the title deeds to the little Gaulish village as a bonus, he swaps them with tavern landlord Orthopaedix for a drink. Funnily enough, Asterix and his friends aren't keen to hand over their village to ...

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