Bard Of Avon: The Story Of William Shakespeare: The Story Of William Shakespeare by Diane StanleyBard Of Avon: The Story Of William Shakespeare: The Story Of William Shakespeare by Diane Stanley

Bard Of Avon: The Story Of William Shakespeare: The Story Of William Shakespeare

byDiane Stanley

Paperback | October 27, 2015

Pricing and Purchase Info

$9.69 online 
$9.99 list price
Earn 48 plum® points
Quantity:

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Available in stores

about

Celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare's legacy with this repackage of award-winning author Diane Stanley's tribute to the world-famous playwright William Shakespeare.

Nobody knows exactly when or why William Shakespeare left his boyhood home of Stratford-on-Avon for the great city of London, but it didn't take long for him to make a name for himself. His plays are now performed almost every day in just about every part of the world; even people who've never seen them use words and phrases he introduced into the English language.

How did a man from an unremarkable family create a legacy that the world, even 400 years after his death, has never forgotten? There will always be unsolved mysteries about Shakespeare, but what we do know of his life, his times, and his theater makes for a very dramatic story.

Diane Stanley is the author and illustrator of beloved books for young readers, includingThe Silver Bowl, which received three starred reviews, was named a best book of the year byKirkus ReviewsandBook LinksLasting Connections, and was an ALABooklistEditors' Choice;The Cup and the Crown;Saving Sky, winner of the Arab American Museum's ...
Loading
Title:Bard Of Avon: The Story Of William Shakespeare: The Story Of William ShakespeareFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 11 × 9.25 × 0.68 inPublished:October 27, 2015Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062419250

ISBN - 13:9780062419255

Reviews