The Great Gatsby
A Graphic Adaptation Based on the Novel by F Scott Fitzgerald
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|Format: ||Hardback, 316 pages|
|Published In: ||Australia, 01 September 2007|
A brilliant, innovative, reverently faithful graphic novel adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's jazz-age classic.
About the Author
Nicki Greenberg is a Melbourne-based comic artist, illustrator and lawyer. In 1990 she wrote and illustrated The Digits, a series of twelve children's books, selling 400,000 copies in Australia and New Zealand. Spin-off merchandise included greeting cards, giftwraps and stickers. More recently, in 2005, she wrote and illustrated It's True! Squids Suck for Allen + Unwin. It was shortlisted for the prestigious UK Aventis prize and the Australian Wilderness Society Awards in 2006...An active contributor to the Australian independent comic art scene, Nicki's comics have appeared in Silent Army, Pure Evil, Tango and other comic art anthologies in Australia, Canada and Spain. Her work has been included in exhibitions such as Comic Book Lifestyle (Linden Centre for Contemporary Arts) and Inside Out (Westspace Gallery) and featured in The Age newspaper. The Great Gatsby is her first graphic novel.
'...an incredibly faithful adaptation of Fitzgerald's expose of high society...charming, sepia-toned touch...Charming, original and faithful all at the same time...a debut novel to be proud of.'Junior Bookseller and Publisher, August 2007
|Publisher: ||Allen & Unwin|
|Dimensions: ||21.0 x 17.0 x 2.0 centimetres (0.75 kg)|