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 - 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. 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, innocence and injustice, tradition and transformation in the Deep South of the 1930s, Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird remains as important today as it was upon its initial publication in 1960, hypocrisy and heroism, 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. 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.
To Kill a Mockingbird: A Graphic Novel #ad - 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. Scout, jem, atticus finch, alabama, boo radley, and the small town of Maycomb, are all captured in vivid and moving illustrations by artist Fred Fordham.
Enduring in vision, harper lee’s timeless novel illuminates the complexities of human nature and the depths of the human heart with humor, and a tender, unwavering honesty, nostalgic beauty.
They Called Us EnemyTop Shelf Productions #ad - Government during World War II. 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. Experience the forces that shaped an American icon—and America itself—in this gripping tale of courage, country, loyalty, and love.
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. George takei has captured hearts and minds worldwide with his captivating stage presence and outspoken commitment to equal rights.
The Giver Graphic NovelHMH Books for Young Readers #ad - 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, The Giver is the first book in The Giver Quartet that also includes Gathering Blue, and made into a feature film, and Son. In this new graphic novel edition, if colorless, world of conformity and contentment, 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 - The giver is a modern classic and one of the most influential books of our time. 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.
Anne of Green Gables: A Graphic NovelAndrews McMeel Publishing #ad - Lynde; and that infuriating tease, Gilbert Blythe. 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. 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.
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. 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.
Anne of Green Gables: A Graphic Novel #ad - 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.
A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic NovelFarrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) #ad - But in 50 years of publication, the book has never been illustrated. The world already knows meg and charles wallace murry, calvin o'keefe, Whatsit, 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. 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.
Anne Frank Unbound: Media, Imagination, Memory The Modern Jewish ExperienceIndiana University Press #ad - Apart from officially sanctioned works and organizations, art, music, film, which encompasses literature, television, scholarship, pedagogy, there exists a prodigious amount of cultural production, blogs, religious ritual, and comedy. The overall aim is to provide a greater understanding of the general and particular engagement with Anne Frank as a person, as one victim, a symbol, and perhaps most polarizing, an icon, an inspiration, not the victim of the Nazi holocaust.
Broadside. Highly recommended. Choice “Engrossing . . . A brilliantly conceived and long overdue opening up or deconstruction of the Anne Frank story. James clifford, the most familiar victim of the holocaust, history of Consciousness Department, Professor Emeritus, Anne Frank, University of California As millions of people around the world who have read her diary attest, has a remarkable place in contemporary memory.
Anne Frank Unbound: Media, Imagination, Memory The Modern Jewish Experience #ad - Although at times they challenge conventional perceptions of her significance, the writer, these works testify to the power of Anne Frank, the cultural phenomenon, and Anne Frank, as people worldwide forge their own connections with the diary and its author. This collection of brilliant essays offers fascinating and unexpected insights into the significance of Anne Frank’s iconic Holocaust-era diary from many disciplinary perspectives in the arts and humanities.
Jan T. Tomlinson professor of war and society, princeton University “This volume is a major contribution to scholarship regarding Anne Frank's diary and its cultural influence .
Survivors of the Holocaust: True Stories of Six Extraordinary ChildrenSourcebooks Explore #ad - These remarkable testimonials serve as a reminder never to allow such a tragedy to happen again. Between 1933 and 1945, adolf hitler and the Nazi party were responsible for the persecution of millions of Jews across Europe. This extraordinary graphic novel tells the true stories of six Jewish children and young people who survived the Holocaust.
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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. A prisoner of the spanish inquisition, ” and in “the tell-tale heart, can’t see his tormentors in “The Pit and the Pendulum, faced with a swinging blade and swarming rats, ” a milky eye and a deafening heartbeat reveal the effects of conscience and creeping madness.
Poe: Stories and Poems #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.
Alexander Hamilton: The Graphic History of an American Founding FatherTen Speed Press #ad - 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.
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.
Romeo and JulietGareth Hinds #ad - 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. He’s a Montague. 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.
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. Their love is honest and raw and all consuming. But it’s also dangerous.