This adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet translates much of the original language into contemporary English, while retaining The Bard's most notable lines. Enjoyable and accessible to students.
"This educational adaptation brings Shakespeare to life for a new generation of readers."
-Marlene Kamin, M.A. Educational Administration,
Middle and High School Teacher, Categorical Program Coordinator and Advisor-Los Angeles Unified School District.
"An adaptation that appeals to readers of the classics as well as students who enjoy the action and images of comic books and video games. Accessible language and vibrant artwork. A timeless keeper."
-Louella Nelson, M.A. Best-selling author,
University of California Distinguished Instructor;
featured in Who's Who of American Authors.
"Its beautiful graphics and vernacular prose render this classic tragedy accessible and exciting for old and new lovers of Shakespeare alike."
-Begona Echeverria, Ph.D. Associate Professor,
University of California, Riverside, Author of The Hammer of Witches
|Publisher:||Smith Terrace Publishing|
|Product dimensions:||8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.12(d)|
About the Author
Judith sang background vocals for Capitol Records, and recently returned to performing with a concert at New York's Carnegie Hall. She has produced theater in Los Angeles and London. Judith has a Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology and is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She is also a licensed commercial pilot, and has flown jets, seaplanes, and hot-air balloons. For eight years, she was a member of Pitkin County Air Rescue and participated in many search and rescue operations.
Wes Whitmore has a Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology and is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. He has worked as a volunteer therapist with the Dream Street Foundation at their summer camps for children with life-threatening illnesses. Prior to entering private practice, he traveled worldwide working as a facilitator in human development seminars. Wes enjoys outdoor sports and has been a lifelong surfer and skier.