Manga Classics: Macbeth

Manga Classics: Macbeth Review

Welcome to the Manga Classics brilliant adaptation of Macbeth! In this classic tale by William Shakespeare, a brave Scottish general named Macbeth receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders King Duncan and takes the Scottish throne for himself. He is then wracked with guilt and paranoia.

Title:Manga Classics: Macbeth

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    Some Testimonial About This Book:

  • Rod Brown

    I generally enjoy the Manga Classics line, so I was eager to see their take on Macbeth, my favorite Shakespeare play. Unfortunately, even Macbeth cannot survive the casting of Jon Bon Jovi's 1980s gia...

  • Nicole

    First things first: I received this book through NetGalleyI don't know how to rate this. I don't completely hate it, but I didn't love it either.I liked the story but at the same time, didn't care for...

  • Nana? (The Novelty Notebook)

    If it weren't for the imagery, I would have no idea what was going on in this book.This book really is a classic adaptation to read in a class room setting, where you can dissect each and every line s...

  • Arybo ?

    But 'tis strange:And oftentimes, to win us to our harm,The instruments of darkness tell us truths,Win us with honest trifles, to betray'sIn deepest consequence. I read Macbeth two years ago, and I d...

  • Jodie

    Book ReviewTitle: Manga Classics: MacbethAuthor: Crystal S. Chan (Adapted by), William Shakespeare & Julien Choy (Illustrations)Genre: MangaRating: *****Review: So, from all the manga classics I have ...

  • Jodie

    Book ReviewTitle: Manga Classics: MacbethAuthor: Crystal S. Chan (Adapted by), William Shakespeare & Julien Choy (Illustrations)Genre: MangaRating: *****Review: So, from all the manga classics I have ...

  • Gianna

    Another brilliant re-edition of a great work of literature, Macbeth manga stays true to the original play. Accompanied by beautiful and inventive illustrations, it is difficult not to love this editio...

  • Liz (Quirky Cat)

    I received a copy of Manga Classics: Macbeth in exchange for a fair and honest review. I know I’ve said this time and time again, but I sincerely adore the concept behind Manga Classics. I love tha...

  • Seth Rogers

    This has been a great read for me and might very well be for others! This manga still conveys just about the whole story of Macbeth but with the illustrations it really can suck you in and keep you bo...

  • Chris

    I received my copy of Macbeth from the publisher, Udon Entertainment, through NetGalley.It's no secret that I really like the Manga Classics series. Chan and artist Julien Choy did a great job with Ro...