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A Shakespeare Story: The Taming of the Shrew

A Shakespeare Story: The Taming of the Shrew

Over two million Shakespeare Shorts sold! Discover the world of Shakespeare with this collection of brilliant stories – perfect for readers of all ages.

Lovely Bianca has a queue of admirers anxious to marry her. But her older sister, Katharina, must get married first. Katharina has such a fiery temper she is know as “the shrew”, and no man is brave enough to propose. Can Petruchio tame her with his outrageous behaviour?

A wonderful retelling of this classic Shakespearean comedy.

Have you read all of The Shakespeare Stories books? Available in this series: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, The Tempest, Hamlet, Twelfth Night, Antony and Cleopatra, Much Ado About Nothing, The Merchant of Venice, Henry V, Julius Caesar, As You Like It, Othello, The Taming of the Shrew, Richard III, and King Lear.
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Genre: Children's, Teenage & Educational / Children's / Teenage Fiction & True Stories / Traditional Stories (children's

On Sale: 5th January 2012

Price: £3.98

ISBN-13: 9781408318133

Reviews

An excellent introduction to Shakespeare for the junior reader.
The School Librarian
Andrew Matthews admirably conveys the beauty and power of the original plays. The text is full of the rhythms of spoken language and begs to be read aloud.
Junior Education