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The Adventures of Robin Hood

3.72  ·  Rating Details  ·  29 Ratings  ·  9 Reviews
There's no greater hero in all literature than Robin Hood, the brave and just outlaw of Sherwood Forest. Told in lively comic-strip style, this book relates eleven action-packed and easy-to-read tales about Robin and his merry band.
Paperback, 32 pages
Published August 4th 1997 by Candlewick (first published 1995)
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Kara
Dec 03, 2014 Kara rated it liked it
Shelves: robin-hood

An OK retelling of the classic Pyle version of Robin Hood done in a Sunday comics style.
John Lane
Mar 05, 2015 John Lane rated it liked it
this book took me back to my young years and I enjoyed this time around as I did the first time I read it
Conor O'mahony
Dec 09, 2014 Conor O'mahony rated it it was amazing
REally good version for kids with the stories summarised well and humourous cartoons to support it.
Jenna Mills
Enjoyable tales of Robin Hood.
Sarah Huff
This book's format was very interesting to me. Each page was a different chapter in Robin Hood's life and those chapters were formatted like comic strips. Each strip had a sentence underneath it, but there were also words on the individual pictures as well. With so many things to keep your attention and to read and look at it was hard to get bored with this book. The illustrations were simple but the were also silly and caught the mood of this retelling.
Alison
Nov 26, 2015 Alison rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Marcia's books are great, especially for reluctant readers. I had a lovely time teaching Shakespeare using her books for reluctant teens. Not only does it help with the older language, but also the imagery is fun and whimsical and goes well with her abbreviated text. I love the stories of Robin Hood, and this version is great. Fantastic for kids and adults alike.
Angelique
Dec 03, 2012 Angelique rated it really liked it
This book retells the story of Robin Hood in a comic strip form. It shows eleven adventures of Robin Hood who robs the rich in order to give it to the poor. Student's will love book!
Snow
Nov 27, 2008 Snow rated it liked it
Shelves: childrens-comics
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Marcia Williams began to develop her distinctive comic-book style at an early age: "When I was about ten and wrote home to my family from boarding school," she says, "I never wrote normal letters. I tried to tell my family about what I was doing in a way that was more fun. Also, my parents didn't let me read comic books, so I decided to create my own."

This former nursery school teacher blends her
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