A great mash-up of the comic medium and classic literature.
Despite these reservations, I would definitely recommend this book to anyone who likes the concept - it is very entertaining, and really has to be seen to be believed.
I liked every one of them, but my favorite was the one page "Waiting for Godot."
So funny! I used this with my students studying Metmorphosis, and they loved it!Published 2 months ago by Archlady
While this retains a sense of playfulness at all times, to call it a mere parody is, I think, to do the work a great disservice. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Dennis M. Roy
The art work and articles in it are ok kinda grainy. I got it for my Brother-in-law because he is an English teacher. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Danie R
I got this for my bother and he read it and said it was different but he really liked it. I would recommend this to anyone.Published on December 17, 2012 by hannah
This book is a masterpiece. Usually (all the time) pop-culture "mash-ups" are a superficial waste of time. Read morePublished on October 19, 2012 by Steve D
I purchased this for part of my 14 year old grandsons Christmas. He loves to draw anything, especially make his own comics. Read morePublished on March 14, 2012 by Amishvisitor
You have to be quite eclectic to "get" all the jokes going on in this book on the various levels. A working knowledge of the classics combined with a nose for classic Sunday... Read morePublished on November 5, 2010 by David D. Macks
Reading this book has been an instant pleasure. Not only did I got to discover classics that I never read before, though in summarised versions, but I also got to view them in a... Read morePublished on August 23, 2010 by Omnes
Like a great actor taking the stage in different roles, each comic is illustrated in a style befitting the tale. The reader will be moved! He will be frightened! Or chastened. Read morePublished on February 8, 2010 by Ruth Z. Deming