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Introduction to the Classics Prepare for Career or College Start with Graphic Novels
Robin Hood retold by Aaron Shepherd and Anne Watson Do these sound like the words of a hero? Steal from the rich and give to the poor !
Robin Hood retold by Aaron Shepherd and Anne Watson Why would a king take sides with a thief? Why would a man of religion join a band of robbers? Steal from the rich and give to the poor !
Robin Hood retold by Aaron Shepherd and Anne Watson Find answers in this graphic novel telling the classic tale of Robin Hood! Would you steal from the rich and give to the poor?
Frankenstein by Mary Shelley Have you ever wondered what causes life? why does the human body wear out and die? can I bring life to non- living matter? This student did!
Frankenstein by Mary Shelley OK! Ill get my revenge! Why dont they love me? Image
Its more than a monster story! Find out who Frankenstein is and why a man went on a rampage up into the frigid North Pole. Discover why so many feared the one who only wanted to love and be loved. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley Read it for yourself.
The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper Get a closer look at United States history than can be seen is this painting. Image
The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper American Indians British fighting the French! All Red, White, and Blue
The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper What more is needed for a heroic tale of adventure!
The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper Every tale has two sides… A classic tale with classic problems told in heroic fashion by a former sailor! Read about both in this unique time American history.
The Three Musketeers by Alexander Dumas One for all and all for one! Image
The Three Musketeers by Alexander Dumas She has one tattoed on her shoulder! A what? A fleur de lis. But why?
The Three Musketeers by Alexander Dumas Through sword fights and duels, Intrigue and fatigue, Carousing near and traveling far, They remain a loyal league. With friendship as valuable as jewels. Theres even a candy bar! Yep, thats true, too!
The Call of the Wild by Jack London An valiant dog, named BUCK, hard working mail carriers, careless gold diggers, courageous Yeehat Indians, and an enticing wolf pack in Alaskan snow country! If you like an interesting cast of characters in an intriguing location, then youll like this one.
The Call of the Wild by Jack London But, the story begins in sunny northern California where Buck is the pet to the Judges children. Then continues North where Buck learns lessons about cruelty and love, jealousy and loyalty that help him to survive in the wild.
The Call of the Wild by Jack London Written in dialects of the French and Indians and revealing the thoughts of the dog, this classic novel has become a favorite book for boys and girls who love an adventure story told well.