Hosted by Sparky Sweets, PhD, Thug Notes is a popular web series that discusses literature in words that anyone can understand. Boasting dozens of videos, the natural progression for the show about books was, of course, a book. Thug Notes: A Street-Smart Guide to Classic Literature gives you the education of Cliffsnotes in addition to humor and illustrations, tackling the greats from The Color Purple to Romeo and Juliet.
So ?in the battle between Cliffsnotes and Thug Notes, I think we can all agree on the winner.?
Check out our video review of this book about books.
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