November 6, 7-8 p.m.
Author and illustrator Gareth Hinds is the Read
It Forward author for Fall 2014. You can meet him as he discusses and
signs his books at Central Library on November 6 from 7-8
Teens in Grades 6-12 can get a FREE copy of one of Hindsí
graphic adaptations of Romeo and Juliet or Beowulf beginning
September 29 (while supplies last.) Just read the book, then pass it along
to a friend.
Hinds is the author and illustrator of
critically-acclaimed graphic novels and picture books based on classic
literature and mythology. Through his work he shares his love of literature
with readers. His other graphic novel include versions of classics like The
Odyssey, King Lear, and many others.
He also worked in the video game industry, designing 2-
and 3-D art characters, environments, and animation for games such as The
Incredibles, Star Wars, and Ratatouille. Originally
self-published, his books are now published by Candlewick Press.