Romeo and Juliet- Graphic Shakespeare-Book

Romeo and Juliet- Graphic Shakespeare-Book

by William Shakespeare

Paperback(Graphic Novels)

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Overview

Theme: Hi-Lo, graphic novels, illustrated, Shakespeare, classics. Romeo and Juliet has become Shakespeare's well-known love story. See how true love can blossom, even in an unfriendly setting of hatred and feuding. Read along and find out how their innocence enables then to overlook the fighting between their families. Romeo and Juliet are betrayed by the very families they care about, forcing them to take their lives instead of being separated. Through the pain of losing their children, the families realize how trivial their differences really were This series features classic Shakespeare retold with graphic color illustrations. Educators using the Dale-Chall vocabulary system adapted each title. Each 64-page, eBook retains key phrases and quotations from the original play. Research shows that the more students read, the better their vocabulary, their ability to read, and their knowledge of the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781562549343
Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing
Publication date: 09/28/2010
Series: Graphic Shakespeare Series
Edition description: Graphic Novels
Pages: 64
Sales rank: 162,135
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.75(h) x 0.13(d)
Lexile: HL450L (what's this?)
Age Range: 10 - 18 Years

About the Author

Widely esteemed as the greatest writer in the English language, William Shakespeare (1564-1616) was an actor and theatrical producer in addition to writing plays and sonnets. Dubbed "The Bard of Avon," Shakespeare oversaw the building of the Globe Theatre in London, where a number of his plays were staged, the best-known of which include Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, and Macbeth. The First Folio, a printed book of 36 of his comedies, tragedies, and history plays, was published in 1623.

Date of Death:

2018

Place of Birth:

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

Place of Death:

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

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