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DetailsIts now 400 years since William Shakespeare died and his work still remains just as relevant and compelling today. Boasting 16 of William Shakespeares most popular and enduring plays, this collection contains rewritten versions of all his most well-known tales.From the tragedy of Macbeth to the humour of Much Ado About Nothing, this superb collection of paperbacks makes an excellent introduction to Shakespeare for younger readers.The tales have been retold using accessible language and with the help of Tony Rosss engaging black-and-white illustrations, each play is vividly brought to life, allowing these culturally enriching stories to be shared with as wide an audience as possible.Please note that although these books are suitable for children aged 9 and over to enjoy independently, the themes they cover mean they may be considered more suitable for shared reading with children aged 7 plus.Stories: Julius Caesar, King Lear, The Merchant of Venice, The Taming of the Shrew, Twelfth Night, As you Like it, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Much Ado About Nothing, The Tempest, Henry V, Macbeth, Othello, Richard III, Romeo and Juliet, Antony and Cleopatra, HamletABOUT THE AUTHOR: William Shakespeare was an English poet and playwright who is considered one of the greatest writers to ever use the English language. He is also the most famous playwright in the world, with his plays being translated in over 50 languages and performed across the globe for audiences of all ages.RETOLD BY AUTHOR : Andrew Matthews has written and illustrated such books as "Being Happy, Making Friends and Follow Your Heart." He is also a motivational speaker who has given keynote speeches and seminars for more than 500 organizations and companies such as Kodak, Coca Cola, Hewlett Packard and Goodyear.ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR : Tony Ross is a British illustrator and author of children's picture books. In Britain he may be known best for illustrating the Horrid Henry series by Francesca Simon and the works of David Walliams.
SKU Code PRK B 2513 Weight in Kg 1.1000 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9781408344880 Author Name ANDREW MATTHEWS & Illustrator-Tony Ross Publisher Name Hachette India