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Shakespeare"s stories for young readers

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Published by Dover Publications in Mineola, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stories, plots, etc. -- Juvenile literature,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. -- Adaptations -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: The children"s Shakespeare. Philadelphia : H. Altemus Co., [1900].

    StatementE. Nesbit.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR2877 .N45 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3429903M
    ISBN 100486447626
    LC Control Number2005054781
    OCLC/WorldCa62085531

      Summary: 12 of the Bard's most famous plays, delightfully adapted for young readers, are filled with stories about kings, queens, ghosts, and witches. Brimming with tragedy, humor, and moral lessons, and told with wit and grace, the tales include Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, The Merchant of Venice, King Lear, As You Like It, and 7 others. E. Nesbit has written .


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Capturing the vital events and using some of the original wording, the stories serve as a perfect introduction to Shakespeare for preteens and as literate refreshers for older folks.4/4(3). Shakespeare's Stories for Young Readers In this collection, children’s author Edith Nesbit brings twelve of Shakespeare ’s most popular plays to life in text specially adapted for young readers.

Nesbit takes the plots and some of the original wording of these classic tales and present them as an introduction to Shakespeare’s legacy. Shakespeare's Stories for Young Readers by E. Nesbit,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(27).

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Capturing the vital events and using some of the original wording, the stories serve as a perfect introduction to Shakespeare for preteens and as literate.

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Capturing the vital events and using some of the original wording, the stories serve as a perfect introduction to Shakespeare for preteens and as literate refreshers for older ling a request from her own children. William shakespeare ( - ) Greatest English dramatist & poet.

We have the following works by William shakespeare. His most prolific period was between and Until his major works consisted of epic tragedies, including Hamlet, King Lear, Othello, and Macbeth. He then turned his attention to tragi-comedies (romances) and collaborative efforts with other playwrights.

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Book Overview Twelve of Shakespeare's greatest tales come to life in this entertaining collection of short, lively stories specially adapted for young readers. Capturing the vital events and using some of the original wording, the stories serve as a perfect introduction to Shakespeare for preteens and as literate refreshers for older folks.

These stories—of love and betrayal, of revenge and jealousy, of ambition and folly—speak to the human condition. Atmospheric and haunting, this is a story of a young, speech-disabled boy trying to prove his uncle murdered his father.

Don’t worry genre readers, there’s Shakespeare inspired books for you, : Molly Wetta. Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare is a collection published by E. Nesbit with the intention of entertaining young readers and telling William Shakespeare's plays in a way they could be easily understood.

She included a brief Shakespeare biography, a pronunciation guide to some of the more difficult names and a list of famous quotations, arranged by : Edith Nesbit. Books for Young Readers.

Here is a great collection of chapter books for young readers to enjoy themselves or for parents to read aloud to younger children. These selections offer a broad range of subjects, places, time periods, and writing styles, selected to help children and students discover the joy of reading.

Shakespeare's Stories for Young Readers (Dover Children's Classics) Young Cam Jansen and the Lost Tooth (Penguin Young Readers, L3) Children's Book:My Grandpa is NOT Grumpy!: Funny Rhyming Picture Book for Beginner Readers (ages ) (Funny Grandparents Series.

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This first book is a picture book for the little ones, but the other two are excellent middle school/high school reads. Will’s Quill, or How a Goose Saved Shakespeare By Don Freeman.

Charming and humorously told by the author/illustrator famous for the Corduroy books, this is the tale of a friendship between a goose and William Shakespeare.

The Book’s the Thing: Shakespeare for Kids of All Ages I wanted to introduce my kids to Shakespeare, but I was concerned his stories were too scary, too gory, and too complex for children.

but it becomes a stage for Shakespeare at night. This graphic novel has been adapted for young readers, making Macbeth accessible and engaging (and. The Shakespeare Stories: 16 Book Box Set.

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Seuss Women in Business; Bulk Bookstore Gives Back. Author Edith Nesbit brings twelve classic Shakespeare stories to young readers as she adapts complicated language and tales into easy to read short stories. Each story contains the same main events and lessons along with some of the original wording, yet all are charmingly transformed into short stories that are readable and appealing to children.

The Shakespeare Stories (Includes 16 books) Paperback – 1 Sept. Great set of books for young readers, gives a brief overview of Shakespeare theatre as well as a useful and thoughtful summary of characters and plots.

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Shakespeare's Stories for Young ReadersISBN: EAN: Written By: E NesbitIllustrated By: N/ABinding: PaperbackPages: 73Summary: Twelve of the Bard's most famous plays, delightfully adapted for young readers: Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, King Lear, As You Like It, and eight others. Young Reader’s Shakespeare is a powerful visual and reading experience.

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