William Shakespeare & the Globe

by Aliki

On Sale: 08/08/2000

William Shakespeare & the Globe

by Aliki

illustrated by Aliki

On Sale: 08/08/2000


Parents' Choice Gold Award

ALA Notable Children’s Book

Boston Globe–Horn Book Award Honor Book

Horn Book Fanfare

Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)

ALA Booklist Editors’ Choice

Child Magazine Best Book

IRA/CBC Teachers' Choice

About the Book

With her characteristically sprightly words and pictures, Aliki brings Shakespeare's life, times, and legacy to life in this highly acclaimed information-packed treasury that is truly for readers of all ages. This nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 6 to 8. It’s a fun way to learn to read and as a supplement for activity books for children

From Hamlet to Romeo and Juliet to A Midsummer Night's Dream, Shakespeare's celebrated works have touched people around the world. Aliki combines literature, history, biography, archaeology, and architecture in this richly detailed and meticulously researched introduction to Shakespeare's world-his life in Elizabethan times, the theater world, and the Globe, for which he wrote his plays. Then she brings history full circle to the present-day reconstruction of the Globe theater. .

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780064437226
  • ISBN 10: 0064437221
  • Imprint: HarperCollins
  • On Sale: 08/08/2000
  • Pages: 48
  • List Price:10.99 CAD
  • Ages: 4 to 8
  • BISAC1 : JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Performing Arts
  • BISAC3 : JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Literary

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