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Witches with magical omens. Murder most foul. The quest for power at all costs. Bloody and spectacular battles. This modern retelling of Macbeth, enhanced with superbly evocative full-color art throughout, captures all the drama of Shakespeare's classic play. Written by an outstanding scholar, the language is simple yet eloquent, and draws young readers into the story with superb dialogue, vivid description, and careful attention to the flow of events. The skillful blending of Shakespeare's own lines with modern language and illuminating information enhances youngsters' involvement and comprehension. There's background on Shakespeare and the play, answers to FAQs, and a Who's Who of the characters. Young Reader's Shakespeare is a powerful visual and reading experience. <BR>"A Selection of Scholastic Book Clubs." <BR>Lynne Cannoy was a professional designer, art director, and teacher before pursuing a career in illustration. Her work has won recognition in the New York Society of Illustrators annual exhibitions, and she has created numerous posters for the Pittsburgh Public Theater and Center Stage, Baltimore. This is her first book.<BR>

Synopsis:

Witches with magical omens. Murder most foul. The quest for power at all costs. Bloody and spectacular battles. This modern retelling of Macbeth, enhanced with superbly evocative full-color art throughout, captures all the drama of Shakespeares classic play. Written by an outstanding scholar, the language is simple yet eloquent, and draws young readers into the story with superb dialogue, vivid description, and careful attention to the flow of events. The skillful blending of Shakespeares own lines with modern language and illuminating information enhances youngsters involvement and comprehension. Theres background on Shakespeare and the play, answers to FAQs, and a Whos Who of the characters. Young Readers Shakespeare is a powerful visual and reading experience.

A Selection of Scholastic Book Clubs.

Lynne Cannoy was a professional designer, art director, and teacher before pursuing a career in illustration. Her work has won recognition in the New York Society of Illustrators annual exhibitions, and she has created numerous posters for the Pittsburgh Public Theater and Center Stage, Baltimore. This is her first book.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781402711169
Adapted:
Cannoy, Lynne
Author:
McKeown, Adam
Illustrator:
Cannoy, Lynne
Author:
Cannoy, Lynne
Author:
McKeown, Adam
Adapted by:
McKeown, Adam
Adapted:
McKeown, Adam
Publisher:
Sterling
Location:
New York
Subject:
Scotland
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Historical
Subject:
Historical - Europe
Subject:
Regicides.
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Kings and rulers
Subject:
Macbeth
Subject:
Children s-Historical Fiction-Europe
Subject:
COMPUTERS - FICTION TRD PB
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
The young reader's Shakespeare
Series Volume:
no. 184
Publication Date:
20040931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
9.25 x 7.38 in
Age Level:
10-14

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Witches with magical omens. Murder most foul. The quest for power at all costs. Bloody and spectacular battles. This modern retelling of Macbeth, enhanced with superbly evocative full-color art throughout, captures all the drama of Shakespeares classic play. Written by an outstanding scholar, the language is simple yet eloquent, and draws young readers into the story with superb dialogue, vivid description, and careful attention to the flow of events. The skillful blending of Shakespeares own lines with modern language and illuminating information enhances youngsters involvement and comprehension. Theres background on Shakespeare and the play, answers to FAQs, and a Whos Who of the characters. Young Readers Shakespeare is a powerful visual and reading experience.

A Selection of Scholastic Book Clubs.

Lynne Cannoy was a professional designer, art director, and teacher before pursuing a career in illustration. Her work has won recognition in the New York Society of Illustrators annual exhibitions, and she has created numerous posters for the Pittsburgh Public Theater and Center Stage, Baltimore. This is her first book.

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