"Even before I could read, I remember pouring through my brothers' copies of Classics Illustrated, over and over, especially their excellent comic book adaptations of 'Frankenstein', 'The Invisible Man', 'Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde', 'A Journey to the Centre of the Earth', and 'The War of the Worlds'."
Martin Powell, Author, March 2009
"My senior year in high school, I took a test on ĎA Tale of Two Cities', a book I had somehow failed to read. What I had read, years before, was the Classics Illustrated version - read it so often that I had the story pretty much by heart. I aced the test. Classics Illustrated taught me the value of good stories that I otherwise would not have read at all. Children are more ruthless about what they consider entertaining. They don't love books because they think they should. They love stories that deliver, and Classics Illustrated always had the goods. Looks like it still does."
"Classics Illustrated are an old friend you didn't realise you missed until you come across them again. Bright and cheerful, they give a good overview of the classic work of literature they are taken from. If you love beautiful comic books, or if you want a range of comics that the whole family can enjoy, then you have to invest in these."
ComicShopVoice, February 2009
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