The Orchard Book of Classic Shakespeare Stories

The Orchard Book of Classic Shakespeare Stories

by Andrew Matthews and Angela Barrett

Hardback Publication Date: 13/05/2014

  $27.99
A fabulous, foil-covered, celebratory edition of the much-loved gift book, now with a fresh new title The Orchard Book of Classic Shakespeare Stories. Over 30,000 copies of this trusted anthology have been sold, and this reissued and refreshed version ensures the collection will be enjoyed for generations to come.



Eight of Shakespeare's best-loved plays, including Romeo and Juliet, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Hamlet and Macbeth, are retold in this truly classic collection. Andrew Matthews' lively retellings capture all the drama and excitement of the original plays and Angela Barrett's beautiful illustrations bring the well-known characters and their stories gloriously to life.
ISBN:
9781408332665
9781408332665
Category:
Educational: English literature
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
13-05-2014
Language:
English
Publisher:
Hachette Children's Group
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Pages:
128
Dimensions (mm):
272x245x17mm
Weight:
0.91kg
Angela Barrett

Angela Barrett is a hugely talented and internationally acclaimed figure in illustration. She completed a Masters Degree at the Royal College of Art, where she was taught by Quentin Blake.

Her first title, The King, The Cat and The Fiddle, was runner-up in the Mother Goose Award in 1984. Since then, Angela has illustrated numerous titles and won many awards for her work, including the Kate Greenaway Medal in 1993 for Beware, Beware! She lives and works in London.

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