Anne Frank's Diary: The Graphic Adaptation Pantheon Graphic Library #ad - 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. A timeless story rediscovered by each new generation, The Diary of a Young Girl stands without peer.
To Kill a Mockingbird: A Graphic NovelHarper #ad - Scout, alabama, atticus finch, boo radley, and the small town of Maycomb, Jem, are all captured in vivid and moving illustrations by artist Fred Fordham. Enduring in vision, and a tender, unwavering honesty, Harper Lee’s timeless novel illuminates the complexities of human nature and the depths of the human heart with humor, nostalgic beauty.
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, tradition and transformation in the deep South of the 1930s, hypocrisy and heroism, Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird remains as important today as it was upon its initial publication in 1960, innocence and injustice, during the turbulent years of the Civil Rights movement.
To Kill a Mockingbird: A Graphic Novel #ad - Now, this most beloved and acclaimed novel is reborn for a new age as a gorgeous graphic novel. 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. 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.
They Called Us EnemyTop Shelf Productions #ad - New york times bestseller!a stunning graphic memoir recounting actor/author/activist George Takei's childhood imprisoned within American concentration camps during World War II. Experience the forces that shaped an American icon -- and America itself -- in this gripping tale of courage, country, loyalty, and love.
George takei has captured hearts and minds worldwide with his captivating stage presence and outspoken commitment to equal rights. Roosevelt, " hundreds or thousands of miles from home, every person of Japanese descent on the west coast was rounded up and shipped to one of ten "relocation centers, where they would be held for years under armed guard.
They Called Us Enemy #ad - They called us enemy is takei's firsthand account of those years behind barbed wire, the joys and terrors of growing up under legalized racism, his mother's hard choices, his father's faith in democracy, and the way those experiences planted the seeds for his astonishing future. What does it mean to be american? who gets to decide? when the world is against you, what can one person do? To answer these questions, George Takei joins co-writers Justin Eisinger & Steven Scott and artist Harmony Becker for the journey of a lifetime.
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. In 1942, at the order of President Franklin D.
The Giver Graphic Novel 1 Giver QuartetHMH Books for Young Readers #ad - Craig russell’s beautifully haunting illustrations. Placed on countless reading lists, translated into more than forty languages, and made into a feature film, Messenger, The Giver is the first book in The Giver Quartet that also includes Gathering Blue, and Son. 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.
The Giver Graphic Novel 1 Giver Quartet #ad - The giver is a modern classic and one of the most influential books of our time. Craig russell that truly brings The Giver to life. 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.
. In this new graphic novel edition, world of conformity and contentment, readers experience the haunting story of twelve-year-old Jonas and his seemingly ideal, if colorless, through the brilliant art of P.
Anne of Green Gables: A Graphic NovelAndrews McMeel Publishing #ad - Puffed sleeves. 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. Explore the violet vales and glorious green of Avonlea in this spirited adaptation. 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.
Together marsden and Thummler conjure all the magic and beauty of Green Gables. Baking disasters. From triumphs and thrills to the depths of despair, Anne turns each everyday moment into something extraordinary. . With flame-red hair and an unstoppable imagination, 11-year-old Anne Shirley takes Green Gables by storm.
Anne of Green Gables: A Graphic Novel #ad - Anne’s misadventures bring a little romance to the lives of everyone she meets: her bosom friend, Diana Barry; the town gossip, Mrs. Montgomery’s treasured classic is reimagined in a whimsically-illustrated graphic novel adaptation perfect for newcomers and kindred spirits alike. 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.
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Poe: Stories and Poems: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by Gareth HindsCandlewick #ad - 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. 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.
Poe: Stories and Poems: A Graphic Novel Adaptation by Gareth Hinds #ad - A prisoner of the spanish inquisition, ” and in “the tell-tale heart, faced with a swinging blade and swarming rats, can’t see his tormentors in “The Pit and the Pendulum, ” a milky eye and a deafening heartbeat reveal the effects of conscience and creeping madness. In “the masque of the red death, ” a prince shielding himself from plague hosts a doomed party inside his abbey stronghold.
Survivors of the Holocaust: True Stories of Six Extraordinary ChildrenSourcebooks Explore #ad - From suffering the horrors of auschwitz, to hiding from Nazi soldiers in war-torn Paris, to sheltering from the Blitz in England, each true story is a powerful testament to the survivors' courage. An amazon best book of the month!"Perhaps there is no simple, easy way to educate children about the Holocaust.
Survivors of the Holocaust: True Stories of Six Extraordinary Children #ad - Serve as a reminder never to allow such a tragedy to happen again. Booktribbetween 1933 and 1945, adolf Hitler and the Nazi party were responsible for the persecution of millions of Jews across Europe. These remarkable testimonials serve as a reminder never to allow such a tragedy to happen again. Features a current photograph of each contributor and an update about their lives, along with a glossary and timeline to support reader understanding of this period in world history.
This extraordinary graphic novel tells the true stories of six Jewish children who survived the Holocaust. Yet this new extraordinary work in the form of a nonfiction graphic novel for children is a valiant attempt to do just that. These testimonials.
Alexander Hamilton: The Graphic History of an American Founding FatherTen Speed Press #ad - Alexander hamilton was one of the most influential figures in United States history—he fought in the Revolutionary War, helped develop the Constitution, and as the first Secretary of the Treasury established landmark economic policy that we still use today. A graphic novel biography of the American legend who inspired the hit Broadway musical Hamilton.
Cut down by a bullet from political rival aaron Burr, Hamilton has since been immortalized alongside other Founding Fathers such as George Washington and Thomas Jefferson—his likeness even appears on the ten-dollar bill. In this fully-illustrated and impeccably researched graphic novel-style history, author Jonathan Hennessey and comic book illustrator Justin Greenwood bring Alexander Hamilton’s world to life, telling the story of this improbable hero who helped shape the United States of America.
Wrinkle In Time: The Graphic NovelSquare Fish #ad - This is page-turning eye candy of the highest order. James patterson“this adaptation is fabulous for presenting a fresh vision to those familiar with the original, but it's so true to the story's soul that even those who've never read it will come away with a genuine understanding of L'Engle's ideas and heart.
Booklist, charles wallace murry, starred review“The memorable story of Meg Murry, and Calvin O'Keefe's adventure across space and time is conveyed with all the intellectual and emotional impact of the original novel. Bccb“larson has remained true to the story, preserving the original chapter format and retaining L'Engle's voice.
Wrinkle In Time: The Graphic Novel #ad - . This is page-turning eye candy of the highest order. James pattersonthe world already knows meg and charles wallace murry, whatsit, and the three Mrs―Who, Calvin O'Keefe, 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.
In the graphic novel, 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. Black-and-white artwork is accented with blue, echoing the original cover color. School library journalbooks by madeleine l'englea wrinkle in time quinteta wrinkle in TimeA Wind in the DoorA Swiftly Tilting PlanetMany WatersAn Acceptable TimeA Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel by Madeleine L'Engle; adapted & illustrated by Hope LarsonIntergalactic P.
S. Perfect for delighting old fans and winning over new ones, this graphic novel adaptation is a must-read.
The Hobbit Graphic Novel with a subtitle of An illustrated edition of the fantasy classicDel Rey #ad - A destiny that waits in the dark caverns beneath the Misty Mountains, where a twisted creature known as Gollum jealously guards a precious magic ring. Del rey Books. Square Fish. But as they journey from the wonders of rivendell to the terrors of Mirkwood and beyond, Bilbo will find that there is more to him than anyone—himself included—ever dreamed.
The Hobbit Graphic Novel with a subtitle of An illustrated edition of the fantasy classic #ad - An illustrated edition of the enchanting prequel to The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit—the classic fantasy that inspired Peter Jackson’s major motion picture trilogy—in a newly expanded edition. When thorin oakenshield and his band of dwarves embark upon a dangerous quest to reclaim the hoard of gold stolen from them by the evil dragon Smaug, Gandalf the wizard suggests an unlikely accomplice: Bilbo Baggins, an unassuming Hobbit dwelling in peaceful Hobbiton.
. Unexpected qualities of courage and cunning, and a love of adventure, propel Bilbo toward his great destiny. Along the way, goblins, the company faces trolls, giant spiders, and worse.
Romeo and Juliet Shakespeare Classics Graphic NovelsCandlewick #ad - Their love is honest and raw and all consuming. But it’s also dangerous. A new york times bestseller! 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. Del rey Books.
Romeo and Juliet Shakespeare Classics Graphic Novels #ad - 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. Square Fish.
Used book in Good Condition. 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. He’s a Montague.