I found this coloring book while cleaning out my desk drawers today. I bought it a while back at Half Price Books, in the clearance section (can’t imagine why it was on clearance!). Now Dover has a tendency to print off coloring books (Japanese Historical Fashions, Great Scenes from Shakespeare) but this one seems extra-weird- and for some reason, according to the clothes and hair, whoever drew this book moved the action to the 1980’s.

Now The War of the Worlds is one of my favorite novels, but I’ve never felt a real compulsion to color this. So here are the highlights in monochrome glory: