Most Excellent and Lamentable Tragedy of Romeo & Juliet, The
Author: Gareth HINDS
Publisher: Candlewick Press
Year Reviewed:: 2014
Review: In this latest graphic novel, Hinds once again shows his talent for adapting classic stories for modern audiences. The story takes a twist with ethnicity - he makes the characters of African, Indian, and Caucasian descent in order to promote the universal message of dangerous love interests between rival families in Verona. Readers will find this graphic novel as thrilling and riveting as any staging.