His Hideous Heart: 13 of Edgar Allan Poe's Most Unsettling Tales Reimagined
Author: Dahlia Adler (Editor)
170 years after his death, Edgar Allan Poe’s stories still resonate today, dark and twisted with a unique Gothic style. Updated for the modern teen, this anthology of 13 reimagined tales, all accompanied by the original Poe stories, is sure to send shivers up the spines of every reader. The Cask of Amontillado becomes a twisted story of feminist revenge. The Pit and the Pendulum follows a serial killer’s next victim struggling to break free of his deadly traps. And The Fall of the House of Usher transforms into a futuristic bank heist. Included are stories by Kendare Blake, Tiffany D. Jackson, Rin Chupeco, Marieke Nijkamp, and more. Your teens will have their spines tingling as Poe’s iconic tales are given new and inventive twists for the modern world.