Story Spotlight: Treasure Island

Fifteen men on a dead man’s chest– Yo ho. The novel that defined most of the pirate mythology we enjoy today. Peg legs, eye patches, parrots on the shoulder, all appear here for the first time. Jim Hawkins is a young boy who gets drawn into a race for treasure and against betrayal in this…

Updating a Classic: How Stela Gives Famous Works New Life

No matter how many new and exciting stories delight our hearts, there will always be a special place for the classics. Works like Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll or Dracula by Bram Stoker have captivated readers for over 100 years. That’s why one of our favorite tasks here at Stela is taking these classic…

Recreating a Classic: The Picture of Dorian Gray

Immortality Eternal youth and beauty — it’s something we have all wished for at one time or another. Is it something we truly desire, or is there a curse behind the blessing? The famed author Oscar Wilde put this question to the test in his classic of Victorian Gothic literature: The Picture of Dorian Gray….