Don Quixote (Hardcover)

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By Miguel De Cervantes, Martin Jenkins (Retold by), Chris Riddell (Illustrator)
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From the award-winning team behind the acclaimed retelling of Jonathan Swift’s GULLIVER comes an accessible, lavishly illustrated edition of a beloved classic.

One of the funniest and most touching novels ever written, Don Quixote has forever memorialized the story of a Spanish gentleman who reads so many books about chivalric knighthood that he is convinced his own destiny is to become a knight-errant. And so he embarks upon a series of fantastical adventures across sixteenth-century Spain, accompanied by his faithful and philosophical squire, Sancho Panza. Superbly retold by Martin Jenkins and illustrated with great wit and humor by Chris Riddell, this is surely the ultimate edition of a book that takes its place among the best loved in the world.

About the Author


Martin Jenkins previously collaborated with Chris Riddell on an acclaimed retelling of Jonathan Swift's GULLIVER. He is also the author of APE, THE EMPEROR'S EGG, and TITANIC. A conservation biologist, he lives in England.

Chris Riddell is an author and political cartoonist and the illustrator of Richard Platt's PIRATE DIARY and Jonathan Swift's GULLVER, both winners of the Kate Greenaway Medal, as well as CASTLE DIARY by Richard Platt. He lives in England.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780763640811
Publisher: Candlewick
Publication Date: April 14th, 2009
Pages: 352

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