20 Shakespeare Children's Stories

20 Shakespeare Children's Stories : The Complete Collection

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A complete set of 20 stories by our favourite playwright, William Shakespeare - an excellent way to introduce young readers to these classic. These beautifully illustrated books have been simplified for an easy read. Children will love these and they are guaranteed to captivate them and help develop their reading skills. Contains: All's Well That Ends Well Antony and Cleopatra As You Like It The Comedy of Errors Cymbeline, King of Britain Julius Caesar King Lear A Midsummer Night's Dream Much Ado About Nothing Othello, the Moor of Venice Romeo and Juliet The Tragedy of Macbeth The Merchant of Venice The Two Gentlemen of Verona Timon of Athens Twelfth Night Hamlet, Prince of Denmark The Tempest The Taming of the Shrew The Winter's Tale A simplified version of a Shakespeare classic perfect for children aged 7+ or for secondary school students looking for an easier way to access Shakespeare.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 131 pages
  • 131 x 203 x 123mm | 1,600g
  • Leicester, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Line drawings, black and white
  • 178226020X
  • 9781782260202
  • 94,403

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"Fascinating, pleasantly illustrated, simple and easy-to-read, these Shakespeare stories for children will make your kids love the magical world of literature." - simplymarinailieva "This is a great collection of stories, and would be a wonderful addition to any book loving child's bookshelf." - The Mum from Brum

"Guaranteed to captivate children and help develop their reading skills." - Educa y Crece

"The simple narrative style and unique illustrations will enthral children and help to develop and nurture their literary interest." - simplymarinailieva

"Fascinating, pleasantly illustrated, simple and easy-to-read, these Shakespeare stories for children will make your kids love the magical world of literature." - simplymarinailieva

"I think that these books are a wonderful way of making Shakespeare less daunting." - Life Is Knutts

"This collection of Shakespeare books stands out from the rest." - Mamamummymum

"Once your child finishes a story, they will want to go to the next one." - Teodora Leon

"I haven't read any Shakespeare because I can't understand the Shakespearian language so for me this is like the most precious book." - Sahuna Imran

"This would be an excellent pre-read for someone before they saw the classic play. The overview is solid." - Wayne McCoy, NetGalley

"This is great. I would recommend or buy it for any beginner Shakespeare fan young or old." - Emily Madsen, NetGalley

"I read this to my granddaughters and they enjoyed it. It is the very basics of the tragedy we all know. I think this is an excellent was to introduce young readers to Shakespeare's work in a way that they can understand. At the same time I think this could make a young reader seek out the original works at a later date." - Cait Hatteras, NetGalley

"Great adaptation of Shakespeare's greatest plays. Kids will have a great introduction to help them later as they interact with the original." - J Skinner, NetGalley
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