by Russ Kick
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Collects classics from around the world in graphic novel format, including "The Iliad," "The Divine Comedy," and "Don Quixote."
December 13, 2012 Susan Stamberg presents the year's best books, picked by independent booksellers around the country. Selections range from gritty, free-verse fairy tales to ballerina photographs and a grim Southern story about a small town that would rather its ghosts remain at rest.
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