The Castafiore Emerald is a story in which, essentially, nothing happens. Captain Haddock’s mansion, Marlinspike Hall, can be considered a theatre; the characters in the story are the actors in a play. Various outsiders, including a doctor and some gypsies, mingle with the residents.
- Series : Tintin
- Publisher : Le Petit Vingtième, UK ed. edition (18 July 2003)
- Reading age : 8 – 12 years