Gareth Hinds

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Gareth Hinds is the creator of critically-acclaimed graphic novels based on literary classics, including Beowulf (which Publisher’s Weekly called a “mixed-media gem”), King Lear (which Booklist named one of the top 10 graphic novels for teens), The Merchant of Venice (which Kirkus called “the standard that all others will strive to meet” for Shakespeare adaptation), The Odyssey (which garnered four starred reviews and a spot on ten “best of 2010” lists), Romeo and Juliet (which Kirkus called “spellbinding”), and Macbeth (which the New York Times called “stellar” and “a remarkably faithful rendering”). Gareth is a recipient of the Boston Public Library’s “Literary Lights for Children” award. His books can be found in bookstores and English c ...more

Average rating: 3.77 · 25,176 ratings · 2,264 reviews · 19 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Odyssey: A Graphic Novel

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3.92 avg rating — 7,656 ratings — published 2010 — 6 editions
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Beowulf

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3.38 avg rating — 7,271 ratings — published 2007 — 6 editions
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King Lear

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4.21 avg rating — 2,877 ratings — published 2007 — 7 editions
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Romeo and Juliet

3.87 avg rating — 1,040 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
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Poe: Stories and Poems: A G...

4.08 avg rating — 1,124 ratings — published 2017 — 4 editions
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The Merchant of Venice: A G...

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3.91 avg rating — 828 ratings — published 2008 — 4 editions
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Beowulf: With Grimmest Gripe

3.37 avg rating — 881 ratings — published 1999
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The Iliad

3.87 avg rating — 623 ratings — published 2019 — 3 editions
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Macbeth

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3.94 avg rating — 485 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
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Beowulf: Gear of War

3.60 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1999
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Merry Wives of Windsor at the Folger Theatre

Folger’s last production before major renovations is a delightful romp in 70’s chic. Here are my sketches:
















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