ARDEN HIGH is a Shakespeare YA graphic novel series being published by Disney Hyperion, co-written by Molly Horton Booth and Stephanie Kate Strohm and illustrated by Jamie Green.
ARDEN HIGH #1: TWELFTH GRADE NIGHT
The first book in the series, TWELFTH GRADE NIGHT, was published October 11th, 2022. Like the name suggests, it's a sweet, joyful, queer adaptation of William Shakespeare comedy TWELFTH NIGHT.
It was named a Best Book of the Year by the American Library Association.
ARDEN HIGH #2: KING CHEER
The second book in the series, KING CHEER, is coming out February, 2024. It's a dynamic + queer adaptation of William Shakespeare tragedy KING LEAR that explores identity and power dynamics.