Category Archives: Plays

Manga Classics Macbeth & Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare

 Manga Classics: Macbeth (Modern English Edition) / Manga Classics: Romeo and Juliet (Modern English Edition) by William Shakespeare, story adaptation by Chrystal S. Chan, art by Julien Choy. Manga Classics, 2021. 9781947808218, 9781947808225 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, retold by Georghia Ellinas, illustrated by Jane Ray

William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, retold by Georghia Ellinas, illustrated by Jane Ray. Candlewick, 2021. 9781536217735 Rating: (1-5) (5 is an excellent or starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? There … Continue reading

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Othello – William Shakespeare, adapted by Crystal S. Chan, art by Julien Choy

Othello (Manga Classics) – William Shakespeare, adapted by Crystal S. Chan, art by Julien Choy, Manga Classics, (9781947808140), 2021 Format:  Paperback Manga Genre: Realistic fiction Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare’s Hamlet: A Graphic Novel – adapted by Malini Roy, illustrated by Naresh Kumar

  William Shakespeare’s Hamlet: A Graphic Novel – adapted by Malini Roy, illustrated by Naresh Kumar, Campfire, (9789381182512), 2019 Format: Paperback Genre: Graphic Novel Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3 What did you like about the … Continue reading

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream – William Shakespeare, adapted by Crystal S. Chan, art by Po Tse

       A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Manga Classics) – William Shakespeare, adapted by Crystal S. Chan, art by Po Tse, Manga Classics, (9781947808102), 2019 Format:  Paperback Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did … Continue reading

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Manga Classics: Macbeth – written by William Shakespeare, adapted by Crystal S. Chan, art by Julien Choy

  Manga Classics: Macbeth – written by William Shakespeare, adapted by Crystal S. Chan, art by Julien Choy, Manga Classics Inc, 9781947808089, 2018 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Drama/Play (Manga/Graphic novel format) What did … Continue reading

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Acting Out: Six One-Act Plays! Six Newbery Stars! edited by Justin Chanda

SimonSchuster2008 ISBN: 978-1-4169-3848-4 Format: NonFiction Rating: good Grade: 5 – 8 Editor Justin Chanda asked six Newbery award winning young adult authors to write an original one-act play. As an extra challenge, each author nominated one word to be included … Continue reading

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