Beowulf

Beowulf

Book - 2007
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This exhilarating graphic-novel edition of an ancient classic honors the spirit of the original as it attracts modern readers. The epic tale of the great warrior Beowulf has thrilled readers through the ages -- and now it is reinvented for a new generation with Gareth Hinds's masterful illustrations. Grendel's black blood runs thick as Beowulf defeats the monster and his hideous mother, while somber hues overcast the hero's final, fatal battle against a raging dragon. Speeches filled with courage and sadness, lightning-paced contests of muscle and will, and funeral boats burning on the fjords are all rendered in glorious and gruesome detail. Told for more than a thousand years, Beowulf's heroic saga finds a true home in this graphic-novel edition.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2007.
ISBN: 9780763630225
0763630225
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,ill. (chiefly col.) ;,27 cm.

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blue_zebra_421
Jul 16, 2015

This is a graphic novel about the adventures of Beowulf.

Npilgrim Aug 11, 2014

This book is an book for people who like Adventures and Interesting

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blue_zebra_421 thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over

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