Don Quixote believes he is a noble and brave knight. He has travelled the land, taking part in many adventures along the way. Most of these adventures have ended in disaster, and now Don Quixote is back where he belongs – at home, with his niece and housekeeper to look after him. To his niece, Don Quixote seems content with his quiet life, but she can’t see the thoughts and ideas formulating in his old and imaginative mind. One day, Don Quixote decides to hold a secret meeting with his squire, Sancho Panzo, and soon they are back on the road again. What experiences does destiny have in store for them this time? What awful beasts and wicked enchanters will they encounter along the way? Having followed Don Quixote through his madcap adventures in part 1 of Campfire’s graphic novel adaptation, join him again as he demonstrates his insanity to its full extent.
Don Quixote – the name is universally known for the idealistic, possibly insane, wannabe knight as much as a masterpiece of literature. Don Quixote, the book is widely regarded as the first modern novel while Don Quixote, the character, is among the most recognisable and loveable ever created. The author, Miguel de Cervantes, once said of Don Quixote that he was created so ‘that children may handle him, youths may read him, men may understand him and old men may celebrate him.’ Indeed, the misadventures of Quixote and his faithful squire, Sancho Panza, are comic and entertaining to readers of all ages. At the same time, they speak deeply of man’s place in the world and his aspirations. This Campfire graphic novel adaptation is the ideal introduction to a story that readers will return to again and again throughout their lifetime – to read it, revel in it, and love it.