A great edition to get teenagers reading Shakespeare's classic love story. Highly recommended.
"Now presenting Manga Shakespearethe Bards greatest plays in an accessible, lively format for a new generation of readers"
Romeo and Juliet" is ideally suited for the manga formatit has teenage heroes, scheming and villainous adults, heartbreaking tragedy, and the ultimate romantic plot about star-crossd lovers. Romeo, a Montague, and Juliet, a Capulet, fall deeply in loveand they refuse to let their parents age-old feud get in their way. When Romeo is banished from their town, a series of mistakes and misunderstandings, along with their families mutual hatred, finally manages to end their love. An exciting introduction to the Bard for reluctant readers and manga fans alike.
Series: Manga Shakespeare
For Ages: 12 - 17 years old
For Grades: 7 - 12
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 1st April 2007
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 15.4 x 1.3
Weight (kg): 0.34