Tales from Shakespeare: The Tempest

Retold in Modern Day English

Tales from Shakespeare: The Tempest
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Format: Paperback / softback, 48 Pages
ISBN: 9781848359437
Publisher: QED Publishing
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Relive the tale of The Tempest in this captivating and essential edition from QED.

A terrible storm washes King Alonso and his men ashore a deserted island… but it is all part of Prospero’s plan to take revenge on his brother!

The Tempest is an enchanting tale of love and family feuds, all mixed with a good amount of magic.

QED’s Tales From Shakespeare retell some of Shakespeare’s most popular and well-known plays. Clear and contemporary language makes these stories easily accessible to young readers.

Lively illustrations bring these popular plays to life and will captivate the imagination and interest of young readers.

The author

CAROLINE PLAISTED has written more than 60 books for children. Before becoming a full-time writer, Caroline worked as an editor of children's books and for BBC Books. Caroline has also edited a magazine for teachers of English, as well as a regional magazine about Kent, where she now lives.

YANIV SHIMONY is an illustrator, comic artist and graphic designer. After a number of years working in advertising as an art director he chose to pursue his passion in illustration and became freelance. Most of his works are for children's books, magazines and adverts. He currently lives in London.

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Format: Paperback / softback, 48 Pages
ISBN: 9781848359437
Size: 6.693 in x 8.858 in / 170 mm x 225 mm

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