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The Picture of Dorian Gray

By Dotti Enderle

Illustrated by Eric Scott Fisher

Magic Wagon

ISBN: 978-1616416188

 

Oscar Wilde's classic tale of horror begins when Dorian Gray's portrait is painted and reveals him to be a man of outer beauty. Gray realizes then that he cannot possibly stay as young as that time. He makes a shocking wish, which comes true. No matter how he behaved, he stayed youthful and his portrait became older and older. Discover the greed, corruption, and redemption in the Calico Illustrated Classics adaptation of Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray. Calico Chapter Books is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO Group. Grades 3-8.  Purchase


 

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

By Dotti Enderle

Illustrated by Guy Wolek

Magic Wagon

ISBN: 978-1616416140

 

Victor Hugo's classic adventure tale tells of the hideously deformed Quasimodo. After Quasimodo is named Pope of the Festival of Fools, he follows his master's orders and attacks the beautiful gypsy Esmeralda in a dark alley. He is captured and put in the stocks, with only Esmeralda to give him pity. When she is falsely convicted of a crime, only the bell ringer can save her. Discover the betrayal, adventure, and friendship in the Calico Illustrated Classics adaptation of Hugo's The Hunchback of Notre Dame. Calico Chapter Books is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO Group. Grades 3-8.   Purchase


 

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

By Dotti Enderle

Illustrated by Howard McWilliam

Magic Wagon

ISBN: 978-1602707474

 

Two of Washington Irving's classic short stories have been adapted for young readers. When Ichabod Crane enters the village of Sleepy Hollow, he is enthralled by its ghost stories--until he becomes the center of one. Then, the strange disappearance of Rip Van Winkle has been the talk of his village for twenty years, yet it's only been a night's sleep for Rip! The mysteries of the old Dutch settlements are retold in the Calico Illustrated Classics adaptation of Irving's The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle. Purchase

 


 

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

By Dotti Enderle

Illustrated by Howard McWilliam

Magic Wagon

ISBN: 978-1602707023

 

In Mark Twain's classic tale of friendship and adventure, Huckleberry Finn escapes his evil, drunken father, befriends a runaway slave named Jim, and sails the Mississippi River! As Huck and Jim sail to freedom, they encounter con men and thieves and get in plenty of trouble along the way. Follow Huck's coming-of-age journey in the Calico Illustrated Classics adaptation of Twain's The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.  Purchase

 


 

Frankenstein

By Dotti Enderle

Illustrated by Eric Scott Fisher

Magic Wagon

ISBN: 978-1602707054

 

In Mary Shelley's classic tale of horror, Victor Frankenstein creates life--and a monster beyond his control. In trying to bring human life into being, Frankenstein lets loose a monster that will stop at nothing to destroy all that Frankenstein holds dear. Follow the powerful story of love, friendship, and fiends in the Calico Illustrated Classics adaptation of Shelley's Frankenstein.  Purchase

 

 


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