This gorgeously rendered graphic-novel version provides a new perspective for old fans but also acts as an immersive introduction for youngsters as well as any adult who somehow missed out on the iconic story set in Maycomb, Alabama. Usa todaya beautifully crafted graphic novel adaptation of Harper Lee’s beloved, Pulitzer Prize–winning American classic, voted America's best-loved novel in PBS's Great American Read.
To Kill a Mockingbird: A Graphic Novel #ad - Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit ‘em, but remember it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird. A haunting portrait of race and class, hypocrisy and heroism, innocence and injustice, Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird remains as important today as it was upon its initial publication in 1960, tradition and transformation in the Deep South of the 1930s, during the turbulent years of the Civil Rights movement.
Now, this most beloved and acclaimed novel is reborn for a new age as a gorgeous graphic novel. Lifetime admirers and new readers alike will be touched by this special visual edition that joins the ranks of the graphic novel adaptations of A Wrinkle in Time and The Alchemist.
Anne Frank's Diary: The Graphic Adaptation Pantheon Graphic LibraryPantheon #ad - A timeless story rediscovered by each new generation, The Diary of a Young Girl stands without peer. It remains faithful to the original, while the stunning illustrations interpret and add layers of visual meaning and immediacy to this classic work of Holocaust literature. For both young readers and adults it continues to capture the remarkable spirit of Anne Frank, who for a time survived the worst horror the modern world has seen—and who remained triumphantly and heartbreakingly human throughout her ordeal.
Adapted by ari folman, illustrated by david polonsky, and authorized by the Anne Frank Foundation in Basel, this is the first graphic edition of The Diary and includes extensive quotation directly from the definitive edition.
The Giver Graphic NovelHMH Books for Young Readers #ad - The giver is a modern classic and one of the most influential books of our time. Witness jonas's assignment as the receiver of Memory, watch as he begins to understand the dark secrets behind his fragile community, and follow the explosion of color into his world like never before. . Craig russell that truly brings The Giver to life.
Craig russell’s beautifully haunting illustrations. Placed on countless reading lists, translated into more than forty languages, Messenger, and made into a feature film, The Giver is the first book in The Giver Quartet that also includes Gathering Blue, and Son. In this new graphic novel edition, world of conformity and contentment, if colorless, readers experience the haunting story of twelve-year-old Jonas and his seemingly ideal, through the brilliant art of P.
The Giver Graphic Novel #ad - Now in graphic novel format, lois lowry’s Newbery Medal–winning classic story of a young boy discovering the dark secrets behind his seemingly ideal world is accompanied by renowned artist P.
Romeo and JulietGareth Hinds #ad - Their love is honest and raw and all consuming. But it’s also dangerous. Gareth hinds’s stylish graphic adaptation of the Bard’s romantic tragedy offers modern touches — including a diverse cast that underscores the story’s universality. She’s a Capulet. How much will they have to sacrifice before they can be together?In a masterful adaptation faithful to Shakespeare’s original text, Gareth Hinds transports readers to the sun-washed streets and market squares of Shakespeare’s Verona, vividly bringing the classic play to life on the printed page.
He’s a Montague. But when romeo and juliet first meet, they don’t know they’re from rival families — and when they find out, they don’t care.
A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic NovelFarrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) #ad - Perfect for old fans and winning over new ones, this graphic novel adaptation is a must-read. This graphic novel is best read on a tablet device. The world already knows meg and charles wallace murry, whatsit, calvin O'Keefe, and the three Mrs--Who, and Which--the memorable and wonderful characters who fight off a dark force and save our universe in the Newbery award-winning classic A Wrinkle in Time.
Now, hope larson takes the classic story to a new level with her vividly imagined interpretations of tessering and favorite characters like the Happy Medium and Aunt Beast. But in 50 years of publication, the book has never been illustrated.
They Called Us EnemyTop Shelf Productions #ad - George takei has captured hearts and minds worldwide with his captivating stage presence and outspoken commitment to equal rights. Experience the forces that shaped an American icon—and America itself—in this gripping tale of courage, country, loyalty, and love. In a stunning graphic memoir, as one of over 100, Takei revisits his haunting childhood in American concentration camps, 000 Japanese Americans imprisoned by the U.
S. But long before he braved new frontiers in star trek, he woke up as a four-year-old boy to find his own birth country at war with his father’s—and their entire family forced from their home into an uncertain future. Government during World War II.
Poe: Stories and PoemsGareth Hinds #ad - In “the masque of the red death, ” a prince shielding himself from plague hosts a doomed party inside his abbey stronghold. In a thrilling adaptation of edgar Allan Poe’s best-known works, acclaimed artist-adapter Gareth Hinds translates Poe's dark genius into graphic-novel format. It is true that I am nervous.
Alongside these tales are visual interpretations of three poems — “The Raven, ” and Poe’s poignant elegy to lost love, ” “The Bells, “Annabel Lee. The seven concise graphic narratives, keyed to thematic icons, amplify and honor the timeless legacy of a master of gothic horror. But why will you say that i am mad?"in “the Cask of Amontillado, ” a man exacts revenge on a disloyal friend at carnival, luring him into catacombs below the city.
Poe: Stories and Poems #ad - . A prisoner of the spanish inquisition, can’t see his tormentors in “the Pit and the Pendulum, faced with a swinging blade and swarming rats, ” and in “The Tell-Tale Heart, ” a milky eye and a deafening heartbeat reveal the effects of conscience and creeping madness.
Anne of Green Gables: A Graphic NovelAndrews McMeel Publishing #ad - Lynde; and that infuriating tease, Gilbert Blythe. The spirit of anne is alive and well in Mariah Marsden's crisp adaptation, and it's a thrill to watch as the beloved orphan rushes headlong through Brenna Thummler's heavenly landscapes. From triumphs and thrills to the depths of despair, Anne turns each everyday moment into something extraordinary.
. Like anne herself, you won't want to leave. Brian selznick, author/illustrator of “The Invention of Hugo Cabret” and “The Marvels”The magic of L. M. Together marsden and Thummler conjure all the magic and beauty of Green Gables. Montgomery’s treasured classic is reimagined in a whimsically-illustrated graphic novel adaptation perfect for newcomers and kindred spirits alike.
Anne of Green Gables: A Graphic Novel #ad - When matthew and marilla cuthbert decide to adopt an orphan who can help manage their family farm, they have no idea what delightful trouble awaits them. With flame-red hair and an unstoppable imagination, 11-year-old Anne Shirley takes Green Gables by storm. Anne’s misadventures bring a little romance to the lives of everyone she meets: her bosom friend, Diana Barry; the town gossip, Mrs.
To Kill a Mockingbird Harperperennial Modern ClassicsHarper #ad - A gripping, and wholly remarkable tale of coming-of-age in a south poisoned by virulent prejudice, heart-wrenching, it views a world of great beauty and savage inequities through the eyes of a young girl, as her father—a crusading local lawyer—risks everything to defend a black man unjustly accused of a terrible crime.
Voted america's best-loved novel in pbs's the great american readharper lee's pulitzer prize-winning masterwork of honor and injustice in the deep South—and the heroism of one man in the face of blind and violent hatredOne of the most cherished stories of all time, To Kill a Mockingbird has been translated into more than forty languages, served as the basis for an enormously popular motion picture, sold more than forty million copies worldwide, and was voted one of the best novels of the twentieth century by librarians across the country.
The IliadGareth Hinds #ad - This companion volume to hinds’s award-winning adaptation of The Odyssey features notes, maps, a cast of characters, and other tools to help readers understand all the action and drama of Homer's epic. Dynamic illustrations take readers directly to the plains of Troy, and lay bare the complex emotions of the men, women, into the battle itself, and gods whose struggles fueled the war and determined its outcome.
In a companion volume to his award-winning adaptation of The Odyssey, the incomparable graphic novelist Gareth Hinds masterfully adapts Homer’s classic wartime epic. More than three thousand years ago, two armies faced each other in an epic battle that rewrote history and came to be known as the Trojan War.
The Iliad #ad - In this stunning graphic novel adaptation — a thoroughly researched and artfully rendered masterwork — renowned illustrator Gareth Hinds captures all the grim glory of Homer's epic. The iliad, homer's legendary account of this nine-year ordeal, is considered the greatest war story of all time and one of the most important works of Western literature.
Animal Farm: The Graphic NovelHoughton Mifflin Harcourt #ad - From his individual brushstrokes to the freedom of his page design, Odyr’s adaptation seamlessly moves between satire and fable and will appeal to all ages, just as Orwell intended. Old major, snowball, napoleon, squealer, Boxer, and all the animals of Animal Farm come to life in this newly envisaged classic.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others. In 1945, called “the conscience of his generation, George Orwell, ” created an enduring, devastating story of new tyranny replacing old, and power corrupting even the noblest of causes. Now, in this fully authorized edition, the artist Odyr translates the world and message of Animal Farm into a gorgeously imagined graphic novel.
Animal Farm: The Graphic Novel #ad - A beautiful graphic adaptation of George Orwell's timeless and timely allegorical novel. Today it is all too clear that orwell’s masterpiece is still fiercely relevant wherever cults of personality thrive, truths are twisted by those in power, and freedom is under attack.