Who Was William Shakespeare? [NOOK Book]

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The beloved plays of Shakespeare are still produced everywhere, yet the life of the world's most famous playwright remains largely a mystery. Young Will left the town of Stratford to pursue theater in London, where his work eventually thrived and made him a famous and wealthy man. With black-and-white illustrations that include a diagram of the famous Globe theater, Celeste Davidson Mannis puts together the pieces of Shakespeare's life and work...
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Who Was William Shakespeare?

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Overview

The beloved plays of Shakespeare are still produced everywhere, yet the life of the world's most famous playwright remains largely a mystery. Young Will left the town of Stratford to pursue theater in London, where his work eventually thrived and made him a famous and wealthy man. With black-and-white illustrations that include a diagram of the famous Globe theater, Celeste Davidson Mannis puts together the pieces of Shakespeare's life and work for young readers.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781101099780
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA)
  • Publication date: 12/28/2006
  • Series: Who Was...? Series
  • Sold by: Penguin Group
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 112
  • Sales rank: 220,448
  • Age range: 8 - 11 Years
  • Lexile: 690L (what's this?)
  • File size: 9 MB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 16, 2012

    This book is awesome

    I love this book because it was the greatest man of poetry of all time!!

    6 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 4, 2011

    great

    buy it, read it. love it!!!,

    4 out of 8 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 10, 2012

    Sos

    Luv it ! I luv plays so it is perfect !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    3 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted February 1, 2013

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    Posted October 10, 2012

    AWSOME

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    Posted January 13, 2012

    Shakesphere was messed up.

    He had issues!

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    Hi!

    I'm scared of the violence in Hamlet!#&6$+%&*;:5&&%%%

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