Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Shakespeare's Macbeth: The Manga Edition

by William Shakespeare, Adam Sexton, Eve Grandt, Candice Chow

ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780544187238
ISBN-10: 0544187237
Pages: 192
Publication Date: 02/13/2008
Carton Quantity: 9999

Witches and prophesies. Fate and fortune.. Murders and atrocities. Insomnia and insanity. Unchecked aspirations and even decapitation. Power-crazed and convinced of his own invincibility, Macbeth, the Scottish war hero, turns into a serial killer, annihilating anybody who gets in his way.

A four-page introduction gets you involved, and an abridged text makes the action fast-paced. The text is true to Shakespeare’s original language, setting, and time. This manga edition gets you quickly engrossed in Macbeth’s blood-soaked path to power.



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Adam Sexton

ADAM SEXTON is author of Master Class in Fiction Writing and editor of the anthologies Love Stories, Rap on Rap, and Desperately Seeking Madonna. He has written on art and entertainment for The New York Times and The Village Voice, and he has taught fiction writing and literature at New York University and Parsons School of Design. A graduate of Columbia University and the University of Pennsylvania, he lives in Brooklyn with his wife and son. Read More

Eve Grandt

EVE GRANDT works in an animal shelter by day and draws comics by night. She lives in New York City with her roommate, two cats, and two rabbits. To see more of her comics and illustrations please visit www.bloodandtheartofbaking.com. Read More

Candice Chow

CANDICE CHOW has always had an interest in anime and manga. She started pursuing animation and eventually graduated with a degree from the School of Visual Arts. Read More