So what was it like to live in Shakespeare's time? What do we actually know about him? And how does someone become that famous? These are just a few of the questions addressed in this lively and accessible book on the life and works of William Shakespeare by award-winning author, Michael Rosen. Ideal for browsing, the text is divided into clear sections and includes studies of four of Shakespeare's plays, intriguing facts and information about Shakespeare himself and the world at this time, accompanied by a useful time line.
About the Author
Michael Rosen, MA, PhD, is one of the most popular contemporary poets and authors of books for children. He received the Eleanor Farjeon Award for services to children's literature in 1997. His books include the worldwide bestseller We're Going on a Bear Hunt, Dickens: His Work and His World and the award-winning Michael Rosen's Sad Book. He lives in London.
"A revelation of just how good a teacher and critic Rosen is." The Times Educational Supplement"
For Ages: 7+ years old
Number Of Pages: 96
Published: 2nd April 2007
Dimensions (cm): 19.9 x 12.9 x 1.2
Weight (kg): 0.16