With Classic starts, young readers can experience the wonder of timeless stories from an early age. Abridged for easier reading and carefully rewritten, each classic novel is filled with all the magic and excitement that made the original story a beloved favorite. Legneds of a fearsome ghost roaming the paqsage ways below the opera house become astonishingly real in this gripping and mysterious tale set in nineteenth-century Paris. Christine, a beautiful singer, and her friend Raoul find themselves pulled into the darkest corners of the theater - and of the human heart. You too will find yourself captivated by the suspense and horror of this incredible story of madness, ambition, and revenge.