I'm linking up with Mailbox Monday again! This week, I received a delightful surprise in the mail, a gift from my husband that he happened to see on Amazon and knew I would love:
Yes. Brick Shakespeare. As in, four of Shakespeare's tragedies told somewhat like a comic book, with little Lego people acting out the scenes and actual Shakespeare dialog for each panel. It doesn't use the full texts, but it does a really great job of retelling these stories. I haven't read the whole thing yet, just the first few acts of Hamlet (enough to see that this is not a retelling suitable for kids, so alas, my Lego-loving Sam can't read this yet).
Here's detail from one page that I thought I'd share so you could get an idea of the book's flavor:
What was in your mailbox this week?