June 24, 2018

#BookReview: Dark Tales: The Call of Cthulhu: A Graphic Novel by H P Lovecraft, Dave Shephard


About the Book:

In this Dark Tale, dead Cthulhu waits dreaming...

H. P. Lovecraft’s story of supernatural monsters deep in the Pacific, told in graphic novel format, will keep you on the edge of your seat. 


More than 100 pages of illustrated horror and adventure await! 

Henry Wilcox can’t ignore his dreams of an enormous green monster calling to him from an underwater alien city. 

He seeks the help of Professor Angell, who dies suddenly, leaving a box of research on the subject for his nephew, Francis. 

Francis seeks answers about his uncle’s death, and in the process uncovers evidence of a cult waiting for the Great Old Ones to return.




Reviewed By: Endy 
Publisher: Canterbury Classics
Recommended Age: All Ages
Genre: Graphic Novel (Classics) 
How I Acquired this book: Publisher 
Overall rating: ★★
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About the Author:
Dave Shephard moved down to the south coast of England to study illustration at Brighton College many years ago. A love of drawing and sea swimming made the town a natural fit. Since then, he’s worked in the wonderfully varied and ever-evolving world of illustration. He specializes in books for teens and younger readers, as well as graphic novels.

Noteworthy experiences while reading this book: This was a new classic for me. 

Check out author's other books? No 
Recommend this book? Maybe 

Notes and Opinions:  This one just didn't work out for me at all. I wanted to like it but I felt like I was missing something.  It was a very weird book and I have never read the orginal title so I think that if you have read the orginial book that you might enjoy this one. But if you are like me who has not this one might go over your head. 

Go Into This One Knowing: Weird and Confusing 

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