Stories from ShakespeareDe (autor) Geraldine McCaughrean Ilustrat de Antony Maitland
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – 10 Aug 1997
Geraldine McCaughrean has won many awards for her brilliant versions of classic texts. Here she retells the ten Shakespeare plays children are most likely to come across: Romeo and Juliet, Henry the Fifth, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Julius Caesar, Hamlet, Twelfth Night, Othello, King Lear, Macbeth and The Tempest.Written in stirring, colourful prose, this book makes a terrific introduction to Shakespeare and makes complex plots easy to follow. The text is punctuated with well-known quotations that give a taste of the real thing, and each play opens with a cast list explaining just who the characters are.
Dimensiuni: 129 x 193 x 11 mm
Greutate: 0.13 kg
Editura: Hachette Children's Group
Locul publicării: London, United Kingdom
Geraldine McCaughrean?s novels and retellings for children have won her the CARNEGIE MEDAL, GUARDIAN CHILDREN'S FICTION AWARD, WHITBREAD AWARD and THE BEEFEATER AWARD. A prolific author who writes for all ages, she lives in Berkshire with her husband and young daughter Ailsa.