Rockport Books revisit the classics in a new series lushly illustrated by some of today's most endearing and sought-after artists. These aren't your typical classics-our artists reinterpret these stories and create a stunning presentation unlike any you've ever seen. Book enthusiasts and artisans will want to collect the entire series.
Award-winning artist Sophia Martineck takes readers on a journey to 221B Baker St. and the compelling stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes, through her luscious imagery. The stories take on a whole new meaning when accompanied by Martineck's mystical, colorful interpretations. With this edition of the Classics Reimagined series, you'll always solve the mystery of what to read!
About the Author
Sophia Martineck is an illustrator/artist living in Berlin. In 2010 she received the Art Directors Club Young Guns Award (for visionary artists under 30).
In 2009 the notable Hans-Meid-Foundation (for German book illustration) awarded her illustrations for R. L. Stevenson's The Body Snatcher and Carson McCullers The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter. Sophia has a great storytelling style that draws you into her world. Her style will give Holmes new energy, unlike anything you've seen for the master detective.
Series: Classics Reimagined
Number Of Pages: 320
Published: 12th November 2014
Publisher: Rockport Publishers Inc.
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 26.0 x 21.0
Weight (kg): 1.19
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: Unabridged