Shakespeare for Everyone

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Geared especially toward middle school students, this is not just anotheradaptation of Shakespeare's plays. Instead, this series tells the stories ineveryday prose as an introduction or a foundation to a better understanding ofShakespeare's greats. Each volume has full color illustrations and includeshistorical background information that provides helpful insight into the peopleand customs of the day.

Another helpful feature is the character overview, found near the back ofeach book, which contains a short biography of each of the story's majorroles. Selected excerpts from Shakespeare's original plays are sprinkledthroughout the books, giving students an idea of what the full-length plays arelike. Whether you are a young student reading Shakespeare for the first time,or an adult (such as myself) who occasionally finds herself scratching her headat the antiquated language of the Bard of Avon, Shakespeare for Everyoneprovides the perfect enhancement to these classic works of literature. Eachbook has 31-32 pgs, pb. ~ Rachel P.

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