Asterix and Son


by René Goscinny (Author) Albert Uderzo (Illustrator)

Book Cover for Asterix and Son

   Book 27   
Pages: 48

When someone leaves a little boy in a basket outside Asterix and Obelix’s hut, it’s two Gauls and a baby! Though Asterix and Obelix have more experience whopping legionnaires than diapering infants, they do their best. Also new to childcare: the sneaky Prefect of Gaul, Crismus Cactus, who’s masquerading as a nursemaid. Why do the Romans want this baby? And, what plot is the treacherous Brutus hatching against Caesar? Asterix must find out.

Asterix Series—Summary and Book Order

Series: Asterix
Reading level: 8+
Books in series: 35
Read in order? No
Next release: Finished
Website: www.asterix.com
Tags: graphic novel  classics  adventure  action  historical  culture 

 Print series book list

Books in series order

1.   Asterix the Gaul  (1961)
2.   Asterix and the Golden Sickle  (1962)
3.   Asterix and the Goths  (1963)
4.   Asterix the Gladiator   (1964)
5.   Asterix and the Banquet  (1965)
6.   Asterix and Cleopatra  (1965)
7.   Asterix and the Big Fight  (1966)
8.   Asterix in Britain  (1966)
9.   Asterix and the Normans  (1967)
10.   Asterix the Legionary  (1967)
11.   Asterix and the Chieftain's Shield   (1968)
12.   Asterix at the Olympic Games  (1968)
13.   Asterix and the Cauldron   (1969)
14.   Asterix in Spain  (1969)
15.   Asterix and the Roman Agent   (1970)
16.   Asterix in Switzerland  (1970)
17.   The Mansions of the Gods  (1971)
18.   Asterix and the Laurel Wreath   (1972)
19.   Asterix and the Soothsayer  (1972)
20.   Asterix in Corsica  (1973)
21.   Asterix and Caesar's Gift  (1974)
22.   Asterix and the Great Crossing  (1975)
23.   Obelix and Co  (1976)
24.   Asterix in Belgium   (1979)
25.   Asterix and the Great Divide  (1980)
26.   Asterix and the Black Gold  (1981)
27.   Asterix and Son   (1983)
28.   Asterix and the Magic Carpet  (1987)
29.   Asterix and the Secret Weapon  (1991)
30.   Asterix and Obelix All at Sea   (1996)
31.   Asterix and the Actress  (2001)
32.   Asterix and the Class Act   (2003)
33.   Asterix and the Falling Sky   (2005)
34.   Asterix and Obelix’s Birthday  (2009)
35.   Asterix and the Picts  (2013)