Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Illustrated Classics): A Graphic Novel

The idea for i The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde i famously came to Robert Louis Stevenson one night in a dream This graphic novel adaptation by Andrzej Klimowski and Danusia Schejbal has transformed that dream into an exquisite nightmare Their faithful adaptation combines an already chilling tale with truly haunting artwork br br i Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde i is the story of a respectable London doctor who ends up leading a dreadful double life as a doctor and as a cold blooded murderer Fans of Stevenson s original novel and new readers will be riveted by this fascinating moral thriller br br

Crime and Punishment (Illustrated Classics): A Graphic Novel

div div div p And in the dark a thought came to me that no one had ever had before me I wanted to kill someone just in order to dare p p This graphic adaptation of i Crime and Punishment i masterfully illuminates Dostoevsky s psychological thriller Acclaimed French artist Alain Korkos vividly brings to life the mental anguish and moral dilemmas that plague Raskolnikov a poor St Petersburg student who murders a miserly pawnbroker In this classic of Russian literature the hero unable to quell his guilt and paranoia falls from a self styled super human to a tormented soul in search of redemption Both a philosophical inquiry and searing social critique this suspense driven drama remains as widely popular today as ever p p p div p Classic works of literature that still have mass appeal today p p p p Dark and edgy stories that appeal to graphic novel readers p p p p Artwork by well known and highly acclaimed comic book and graphic novel artists p p p p Adaptations that re imagine the stories bringing them to life for a new generation of readers p div div