'The Karate Kid' Story Told in a New Illustrated Children's Book

The latest release in the Quirk Books Pop Classics storybook series is an adaptation of the 1984 film The Karate Kid. Daniel and Mr. Miyagi's story is now the 6th book in the series from publisher Penguin Random House which also includes Home Alone, E.T. The Extra Terrestrial, and Back to the Future

Illustrator Kim Smith returns to re-imagine the classic heartwarming story of an unlikely friendship between a bullied boy and the Japanese maintenance man in his new apartment building. Parents who remember growing up with the film will surely enjoy sharing the iconic moments and characters in this new kid-friendly format that is perfect for storytime or bedtime. Get a sneak peek below of the new 40-page hardcover and e-book available now at Amazon and other retailers.

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