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6 edition of Shakespeare for Children (Unabridged Classics) found in the catalog.

Shakespeare for Children (Unabridged Classics)

by Charles Lamb

  • 255 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Tantor Media .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Historical - Europe,
  • Children"s All Ages - Literature,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Historical - General,
  • Classics,
  • Children"s All Ages / Literature,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Classics,
  • Juvenile Fiction/Historical - Europe

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJosephine Bailey (Narrator), Simon Vance (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8364753M
    ISBN 101400100925
    ISBN 109781400100927

    Very little is known about William Shakespeare's childhood. He was born in the English city of Stratford-upon-Avon about miles northwest of London in William's father was a successful leather merchant who once held the public position of alderman. He was the third of six children including two older sisters and three younger brothers. William Shakespeare was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, around Ap Church records from Holy Trinity Church indicate that he was baptized there on Ap William was born to John Shakespeare, a glover and leather merchant, and Mary Arden, a landed heiress. William was the third of eight children the Shakespeare family.

      "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."/5(21). Titus Andronicus is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written between and , probably in collaboration with George is thought to be Shakespeare's first tragedy and is often seen as his attempt to emulate the violent and bloody revenge plays of his contemporaries, which were extremely popular with audiences throughout the 16th century.

    A delightfully engaging guide to helping children fall in love with the works of William Shakespeare. William Shakespeare’s plays are among the great bedrocks of Western civilization and contain the finest writing of the past years. From Jane Austen to The Godfather, many of the best novels, plays, poetry, and films in the English. 20 Shakespeare Children's Stories. 1, likes. A collection of 20 of our favourite Shakespeare plays, simplified and suitably narrated for younger ers: K.


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Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Twenty Shakespeare Children's Stories - The Complete 20 Books Boxed Collection: The Winters Take, Macbeth, The Tempest, Much Ado About Nothing, Romeo and More (A Shakespeare Children's Story).

This collection of 20 Shakespeare Stories specially adapted for children is just great!. Children of years old would love it, and it's a great way to introduce them in the Shakespeare's world.

Read more4/4(63). 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.

Best Shakespeare books for younger children @GuardianBooks @jeccleshare @GdnChildrensBks The witty and humorous Stratford Boys by Jan Marks is a book. If you want a good book to help introduce kids to Shakespeare, what books should you look for.

My junior year in 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. Twenty Shakespeare Children's Stories - The Complete 20 Book Box Shakespeare for Children book Collection (20 Shakespeare Children's Stories) by Macaw Books | 6 Sep out of 5 stars 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. Originally written to be an "introduction to the study of Shakespeare," Shakespeare for Children is much more entertaining than thatsome of Shakespeare's best-loved plays, comic and tragic, are retold in a clear and robust style. Charles and Mary Lamb introduce children to the magic of Shakespeare with these ten favorite tales/5.

“The Complete Works of William Shakespeare In Plain and Simple English”, p, BookCaps Study Guides Now the good gods forbid That our renowned Rome, whose gratitude Towards her deserved children is enrolled In Jove's own book, like an unnatural dam Should now eat up her own. Even though he currently holds power, Macbeth lacks children who will hold power after him and this makes him fear that he has committed terrible deeds for no reason.

These lines speak to a strong interest in stable succession, which was a key political issue in Shakespeare’s time. Usborne has some beautiful books to introduce children to Shakespeare, including sticker books, stories from Shakespeare and collectible gift editions to treasure.

The Usborne Complete Shakespeare This collection of stories from all Shakespeare’s plays, with beautiful illustrations and quotations, is the perfect introduction to Shakespeare.

William Shakespeare and his wife Anne had three children. The eldest, Susanna, was baptised on 26 May They also had twins, Judith and Hamnet, baptised on 2 February Shakespeare had four grandchildren who all died without heirs, so there are no direct descendants of his line today.

Susanna married John Hall inand had one child. The Book’s the Thing: Shakespeare for Kids of All Ages by Dena McMurdie. I wanted to introduce my kids to Shakespeare, but I was concerned his stories were too scary, too gory, and too complex for children. However, after some digging, I found several options that made Shakespeare accessible and entertaining for kids and young adults.

Much Ado About Nothing (Short, Sharp Shakespeare Stories) by Anna Claybourne (£, Wayland) The Short, Sharp Shakespeare series retells Shakespeare's most famous plays in modern English for children aged 9 and above. Each book offers an introduction to the author, the plot and the characters.

One of the many, many videos from the Royal Shakespeare Company, this video is a great place to start for teachers. It provides some hands-on ways to introduce rhythm in Shakespeare’s works. Ken Ludwig at Politics & Prose, on his book, How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare.

Ken Ludwig "How to Teach your Children Shakespeare" - YouTube. William Shakespeare had three children with his wife, Anne (Hathaway). The couple’s first child was Susanna, born in Mayjust six months after William and Anne got married.

Suzanne was christened on 26 May William and Anne then had twins – named Hamnet and Judity in January The twins were baptized on 2 February named. 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.

About Usborne Children's Books Who we are Usborne around the world Ethical policies Safety policies Charitable giving Usborne policy on gender Get in touch Shakespeare sticker book.

Paperback: £ Buy or find out more. Illustrated stories from Shakespeare. Padded. By Hilary Levey Friedman. It has been said that the Bard’s words can be applied to any human situation. James Andrews, a British humorist, puts that to the test in Shakespeare’s Guide to Parenting, just released in the United a month full of planning and parties, this short book ( pages) is a great way to wind down, reflect, and chuckle as you head into a new year.

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 Paperback Hardcover £.

William Shakespeare was an English poet, playwright, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England's national poet, and the Bard of Avon.

His extant works, including.Tales from Shakespeare (Wordsworth Children's Classics) by Mary Lamb, Charles Lamb and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Cass Foster wrote Shakespeare for Children: The Story of Romeo and Juliet for two specific audiences: for adults to read to a child and for children to read independently.

To that end, Foster cleverly has simplified the story of Romeo and Juliet as a picture book to be presented to little by: 1.