Tales From Shakespeare 14 books box Set. Shakespeare's most famous plays are presented in a comic strip form to entertain young readers by Marcia William.
Shakespeare 14 Books Collection by Marcia Williams Tales  Box Set by Marcia Williams
Shakespeare 14 Books Collection by Marcia Williams Tales  Box Set by Marcia Williams
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Marcia Williams Tales from Shakespeare 14 Books Collection Box Set



Titles in the set:

Twelfth Night

The Tempest

Much Ado About Nothing

Romeo and Juliet

Richard 

A Midsummer Night's Dream

The Merchant of Venice

Julius Caesar

Macbeth

Hamlet

King Lear

As You Like It

Antony and Cleopatra

The Winter's Tale
 
 
 
 

Bibliographic Information

Shakespeare 14 Books Collection by Marcia Williams Tales Box Set

SKU:
U5-ShakesTales-14bks
Cat No:
SNW2191
Product ID:
DEALMAN-U5-ShakesTales-14bks
EAN:
9781406362688
Publisher:
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English

About Author

Marcia Williams began to develop her distinctive comic-book style at an early age: "When I was about ten and wrote home to my family from boarding school," she says, "I never wrote normal letters. I tried to tell my family about what I was doing in a way that was more fun. Also, my parents didn't let me read comic books, so I decided to create my own." This former nursery school teacher blends her storytelling skills and humorous illustrations with well-known figures and stories from literature. Her unique style has produced such vivid works and action-packed books as GOD AND HIS CREATIONS: TALES FROM THE OLD TESTAMENT. "Working on the Old Testament was a joy," Marcia Williams says. "The tales are so rich, it is always possible to find something new within them. Yet, at the same time, they have all the comfort of the familiar." The artist also found pleasure in creating CHARLES DICKENS AND FRIENDS, which presents five retellings of classic Dickens tales. Of her inspiration for this book, she tells of a teacher she once had "who was extremely fierce and angry . . . except when she read the stories of Charles Dickens aloud. Through her, all his characters lived, and I was transported to their Victorian world. I hope that readers will also enter the wonderful world of Charles Dickens through this book." With BRAVO, MR. WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE! and TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE Marcia Williams introduces young readers to the world of William Shakespeare's plays. Another classic she has made much more accessible to children--and more appreciated by them--is THE ILIAD AND THE ODYSSEY. "My mother read me classics, but until I got older I never found them interesting," she says. "If I could make these stories more accessible, I realized, kids wouldn't have to wait until they were grown-up to appreciate them." Marcia Williams traveled extensively as a child and was educated in Sussex, England, and Switzerland. During her varied career she has worked as an interior designer and has assisted cartoon artist and designer Gerald Scarfe in making papier-mâché and cloth sculptures

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