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Graphic Classics: Last of the Mohicans (Graphic)

James Fenimore Cooper Retold by Tom Ratliff
9780764162992
2010
3rd - 8th
48
Barron's Educational Series
6.75 X 10.25
Item # 3427
$9.95 each

The wild frontier of the British colony of New York during the French and Indian War is the scene of this story. Two daughters of a British army officer set off on a dangerous journey, guided by scout Natty Bumpo and his Indian companions, Chingachgook and Uncas. Graphic Classics titles introduce many of the world’s literary masterpieces to young readers. Elementary and secondary school teachers will value these books as a way to make great novels and plays accessible to their students―especially to those students who resist reading. Presented in graphic novel format, each title tells an absorbing, fast-paced story dramatized with high-quality color illustrations. After delving into any of these stimulating titles, many boys and girls will feel encouraged to discover the joy of reading the masterworks in their original form. Each Graphic Classics title includes a thumbnail biography of the author, a list of his or her important works, a timeline of historic events that helped inspire the story, general notes, and an index. (Hardcover) (Graphic)