Romeo x Juliet Omnibus

Romeo x Juliet Omnibus

Neo-Verona was once peacefully ruled by the Capulet family, but the rival house of Montague led a coup against the Capulets, wiping them out. Fourteen years later, Lord Montague rules Neo-Verona with an iron fist. But there is hope for the suffering citizens: Juliet Capulet survived the massacre and now turns her sword against the wealthly Montagues in an effort to aid the poor. When she meets the son of Lord Montague at the Rose Ball, she discovers that he is similarly disturbed by his father's cruelty. As Juliet finds herself falling in love with her sworn enemy, she is conflicted...
Is there any hope for a love that crosses enemy lines?

Title:Romeo x Juliet Omnibus
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780316073288
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    Romeo x Juliet Omnibus Reviews

  • Kat (Lost in Neverland)

    For anyone who wants to read this book because of the original play by William Shakespeare, let me tell you now that it is nothing like the original story. I mean, yeah, the names are the same. Romeo,...

  • Rita

    Owl challenge completed - Defense against the dark artsThis book made me realize how much i miss reading manga!...

  • Paige (TheBookVulture)

    One of my absolute favourites, both the manga and anime. One of the most unique takes on Shakespeare. Absolutely brilliant. ...

  • Liz

    This was nice manga to read after Otakon. XDThe art is very nice, esp the colored pages, and I think this is the first time I've actually liked a Romeo and Juliet adaptation (it doesn't hurt that they...

  • Karla

    The artwork is great, but the storyline foundered for me. I didn't mind that it played VERY fast and loose with the Romeo and Juliet storyline... but didn't like the Escalus storyline. It wasn't integ...

  • Lauren

    This is a wonderful retelling of the classical Romeo and Juliet saga. The drawings were beautiful and I loved the artful storyline....

  • Taylor K.

    I've always been a fan of William Shakespeare and I remembered when I first saw the anime of the same name. It was because I watched the series that I picked up the manga and boy howdy I wasn't prepar...

  • Arnab Das

    I watched the anime at first. The story is similar to the one written by Shakespear. Difference is the background of the main characters have been re-written and swapped. I enjoyed the different plot ...

  • Meghan Voll

    I loved this book! So much! You can read my full review here: https://scrutinizingmasochists.blogsp......

  • Jennifer

    Interesting narrative spin on Romeo and Juliet. I like how it fills in the backstory. I still struggle with the manga format, but that is my problem. ...