Oedipus, king of Thebes, tries to uncover the dreadful sin for which the gods are punishing his city, and his search leads him into the dark depths of his own past. This sensitive re-telling of Sophocles’ masterpiece is powerfully illustrated and classically designed. - Certificate of Excellence from Bookbuilders West, 2006 - Gold Cube from the University & College Designers Association Annual Design Competition, 2006 - Winner in the Association of American University Presses' annual show competition, 2005 - Winner in the book category of the AAM Museum Publications Design Competition, 2005


  • 28 pages
  • 22.5 x 28.5 inches
  • children ages 6+
  • 2 colors
  • Hardcover
  • with slipcase

Rights available for...

  • Spanish
  • Portuguese (Brazil)
  • French
  • Portuguese (Europe)