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Shakespeare stories for children

Edith Nesbit

Shakespeare stories for children

by Edith Nesbit

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Published by Magna Books in Leicester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtext by E. Nesbit.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21834289M

  With Notes on Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre and Evil in tales have been retold using accessible language and with the help of Tony Ross's 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.5/5(1). 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 subject.

The Shakespeare for Kids series is aimed at 8 to 11 year olds. Hamlet for Kids is written as a story that can be read by children, or read to them by parents or teachers who wish to introduce them to Shakespeare. Download the complete Hamlet for Kids ebook now for $!   Play Shakespeare is the ultimate online Shakespeare resource! There are individual synopsis breakdowns of his plays as well as characters, scenes, reviews for each play and so much more!There are detailed study guides and many more resources! FREE Shakespeare Stories: If you are just starting off with Shakespeare (especially with your little ones, I highly recommend these Shakespeare stories.

The Shakespeare for Kids series is designed as a resource that can be read by children, or read to them by parents who wish to introduce them to Shakespeare at an early age. Most exciting, though, these resources are designed for the classroom – for teachers to introduce Shakespeare’s plays to children as young as eight. The life of William Shakespeare William shakespeare was known as the great Bard of Stratford because he was a famous poet and playwright. He also boug.


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Twenty Shakespeare Children's Stories - The Complete Audio Collection (A Shakespeare Children's Story) Audio CD – December 3, by Macaw Books /5(). Shakespeare 16 Books Childrens Story Collection Set By Tony Ross Paperback – January 1, by Andrew Matthews (Author) out of 5 stars ratings.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" — — Paperback "Please retry"/5(). E. Nesbit has written many children's books. The one I'm most familiar with is The Railway Children.

I really like that book and it influenced my decision to purchase this book. In the introduction of Shakespeare's Stories for Young Children, E. Nesbit explains her reasons for writing this book/5(72). Shakespeare Stories author Andrew Matthews fell in love with Shakespeare when he was years-old.

Here he picks out his 10 favourite Shakespeare books for children on the eve of. In Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare for Children, E. Nesbitt reproduces 20 of the greatest of Shakespeare's plays in charming prose simple enough for children to understand and enjoy tful period drawings and a classic design make this a must for every family library/5.

This retelling of Shakespeare's comedy is perfect for kids that like fairy tales and humor. The twists, turns, and confusion of the original story are delightfully portrayed and beautifully illustrated, creating a funny and visually appealing picture book.

Beautiful Stories From Shakespeare written as stories for children, by classic children’s book author Edith Nesbit. by: Edith Nesbit. Text from Beautiful Stories From Shakespeare.

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM. Hermia and Lysander were lovers; but Hermia’s. My junior year Shakespeare stories for children book college I took a Children’s Lit course and then in my free time the next summer read over fifty books about Shakespeare for Children or teens.

Some were wretched. Some were out of print, but some were phenomenal. Here are ten of the best with a quick summary. Looking for the story of a specific play. King Lear: Shakespeare Stories for Children (A Shakespeare Story Book 26) - Kindle edition by Matthews, Andrew, Ross, Tony. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading King Lear: Shakespeare Stories for Children (A Shakespeare Story Book 26).

Shakespeare, in a form so simple that children can understand and enjoy them, was the object had in view by the author of these Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare. And that the youngest readers may not stumble in pronouncing any unfamiliar names to be met with in the stories, the editor has prepared and.

Stories from Shakespeare by Geraldine McCaughrean (£, Orion Children's Books) Award-winning author Geraldine McCaughrean retells Shakespeare's stories of love and hate, jealousy and revenge, greed and betrayal, loyalty and sacrifice.

For some background to Shakespeare himself Tony Bradman’s The Boy and the Globe, illustrated by Tom Morgan-Jones, brings the playwright and the world of his theatre into sharp relief in a story. 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 : Dover Publications. This is a great introduction to some of Shakespeare's best plays, retold as lyrical short stories with most of the original dialogue intact.

Though it's advertised as being a Shakespeare collection for children, I think that if it were published today it would be classified and marketed as young adult and/or new adult (the word "whore" is used a lot in this book, which is nothing particularly /5(26).

20 Shakespeare Children's Stories by William Shakespeare,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Charles and Mary Lamb introduce children to the magic of Shakespeare with these ten favorite tales. Although simplified, these stories don't und Originally written to be an "introduction to the study of Shakespeare," Shakespeare for Children is much more entertaining than that—some of Shakespeare's best-loved plays, comic and tragic, are /5.

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.

Fulfilling a request from her own children, author Edith Nesbit turned twelve of the Bard's most famous plays into delightful tales of kings, queens, ghosts, and.

Please note that due to phenomenal demand, our hand-picked edition of The Shakespeare Stories Collection has now sold out.

From the tragedy of Macbeth to the humour of Much Ado About Nothing, this superb collection of paperbacks makes an excellent introduction to Shakespeare's books for younger readers.

The tales have been retold using accessible language and with the help of Tony Ross's. Twenty Shakespeare Children's Stories - The Complete 20 Book Box Set Collection (20 Shakespeare Children's Stories (Easy Classics)) Macaw Books.

out of 5 stars Paperback. 10 offers from £ Complete Shakespeare: 1 (Illustrated Stories) Anna Milbourne. Reviews: Kids Books The Shakespeare Stories: 16 Book Box Set.

The Shakespeare Stories: 16 Book Box Set Item The Shakespeare Stories: 16 Book Box Set. Item Online Price MjEuOTk= $ Your Price--$ Shipping & Handling Included* Item Quantity. Add to List. Share Share Print. Twenty Shakespeare Children's Stories - The Complete 20 Book Box Set Collection (20 Shakespeare Children's Stories) by Macaw Books | 6 Sep out of 5 stars Shakespeare Stories Collection Set 20 childrens Books pack set book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. 1. A Winter's TaleTh /5(2).The new audiobook is based on Packer's written edition of "Tales From Shakespeare," a children's book with two editions published through Scholastic that won the Parent's Gold Medal Award. The 10 modern-language adaptations are geared toward learners ages 5 thro but are suitable for anyone interested in familiarizing themselves with.