Harper Lee’s classic tale TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD to be told in beautiful illustrations!
Whenever Harper Lee‘s name comes up, her amazing book To Kill A Mockingbird comes into mind. The superbly told story of Scout Finch, the legendary Boo Radley and the gripping court case Scout’s father is working on is indeed hard to forget.
This magnificent classic will be revisited by many, and perhaps discovered by more, as it is soon to be adapted into a graphic novel by Fred Fordham. Being such an awe-inspiring story, this graphic novel should be able to capture the beauty and innocence of Scout’s childhood and experiences.
Take a look at an illustration from the upcoming graphic novel below!
From the synopsis in Goodreads, To Kill A Mockingbird is said to be
“The unforgettable novel of a childhood in a sleepy Southern town and the crisis of conscience that rocked it, To Kill A Mockingbird became both an instant bestseller and a critical success when it was first published in 1960. It went on to win the Pulitzer Prize in 1961 and was later made into an Academy Award-winning film, also a classic.
Compassionate, dramatic, and deeply moving, To Kill A Mockingbird takes readers to the roots of human behavior – to innocence and experience, kindness and cruelty, love and hatred, humor and pathos. Now with over 18 million copies in print and translated into forty languages, this regional story by a young Alabama woman claims universal appeal. Harper Lee always considered her book to be a simple love story. Today it is regarded as a masterpiece of American literature.
The To Kill a Mockingbird graphic novel will be released November 2018. If you’ve never read it, you can buy the original novel via Amazon.