"The Midnight Sun" was a The Twilight Zone graphic novel, published by Walker Books.
Description from Walker Books:
"In an abandoned New York City, two women struggle to survive as the thermometer reaches an unbearable 140° and modern-day conveniences become luxuries. As these women are pushed to their limits, the Earth becomes more hostile. This snapshot of two women facing the unthinkable is an inspiring portrait of courage."
The graphic novel series by Walker Books, as part of their young readers line, adapts stories written by The Twilight Zone creator, Rod Serling for the iconic television series. The series began in October, 2008, with the publication of graphic novel treatments of the episodes "The After Hours" and "Walking Distance". New adaptations for other memorable original stories were released in the spring and summer of 2009.
- Created by Rod Serling
- Adapted by Mark Kneece
- Illustrated by Anthony Spay
- Language: English
- Nationality: USA
- Product codes:
- Size: 6-5/8" x 10"
Two women in a world with an ever increasing temperature must deal with the resulting chaos.
Response and analysis
School Library Journal labeled the novel a "worthwhile purchase."
Notes and annotations
- The story in the graphic novel was based off of the original story written by Rod Serling, famously featured in The Twilight Zone TV series episode of the same name.
- "The Midnight Sun" includes a scene that was unable to be filmed for the television show due to budget constraints.
Notes and references
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 "Reviews for Rod Serling's The Twilight Zone: Death's Head Revisited." School Library Journal. Retrieved: July 8, 2009.
- Walker Books. "Rod Serling's The Twilight Zone: The Midnight Sun." Walker Young Readers. Retrieved: July 8, 2009.