Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery"

Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery"

The Authorized Graphic Adaptation

Book - 2016
Average Rating:
1
Rate this:
In a graphic-novel adaptation of the classic spine-tingler, the grandson of the story's original author depicts the eerie town and their shocking ritual in detailed four-color panels that breathe new life into the iconic tale.
Publisher: New York :, Hill and Wang, a division of Farrar, Straus and Giroux,, 2016.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780809066506
0809066505
Branch Call Number: GRAPHIC Hyman Miles 11/2016
Characteristics: xvii, 135 pages :,chiefly color illustrations ;,24 cm
Additional Contributors: Jackson, Shirley 1916-1965
Alternative Title: Lottery [graphic]

Opinion

From Library Staff

Comment
JCLBryanV Mar 06, 2017

A sublime graphic version of Shirley Jackson's original short story, brilliantly illustrated here by her grandson, Miles Hyman. The pictures tell the story, and here it's all about silent horror. Hyman's artwork does a terrific job of portraying Jackson's prescient and dread-filled story. not eas... Read More »


From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

JCLBryanV Mar 06, 2017

A sublime graphic version of Shirley Jackson's original short story, brilliantly illustrated here by her grandson, Miles Hyman. The pictures tell the story, and here it's all about silent horror. Hyman's artwork does a terrific job of portraying Jackson's prescient and dread-filled story. not easily forgotten.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at My Library

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top