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William Shakespeare

Young Reading Series 3 Famous lives
William Shakespeare

  • William dreams of acting and writing plays. This ambition takes him from the quiet country town of Stratford to the great playhouses of London, where his talent takes the city by storm.
  • The life of Britain’s most famous playwright told for children ready to tackle longer and more complex books.
  • With internet links to recommended websites to find out more about Shakespeare and his plays.

Hardback with ribbon marker:

$9.95 Available


Age: 7+

Lexile Measure: 820L

Hardback with ribbon marker:
Price: $9.95
ISBN: 9780746090022

Author/Editor: Rosie Dickins

Illustrator: Christina Uzner

Press Reviews

Usborne has put together an exciting and informative account of [Shakespeare’s] life... The perfect introduction.
Blackpool Gazette

Reader Reviews

william shakespeare

lulu, 9th May 2015


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