Long before there was John Hughes, Judy Blume, or any other recent chronicler of the teen experience and the sundry joys and pains that go with it, there was William Shakespeare. In his plays, he tackled young adult angst, love, and lust as it played out in tragic relationships, parental power struggles, and plain old frothy flirtation. Miranda Prospero never held much regard for the misfits employed at the mall until a mistake finds her at work with them. Then she finds a way to exact her revenge when a snowstorm locks people in the mall, including the nasty clique that got her stuck in this mess.
Qty : Please note there is a week delivery period for this title. The search to find engaging and inspiring ways to introduce children and young adults to Shakespeare has resulted in a rich variety of approaches to producing and adapting Shakespeare's plays and the stories and characters at their heart. Shakespeare for Young People is the only comprehensive overview of such productions and adaptations, and engages with a wide range of genres, including both British and American examples. Abigail Rokison covers stage and screen productions, shortened versions, prose narratives and picture books including Manga , animations and original novels.
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Maybe it was the illustrated version of The Tempest that my mom bought me for my birthday. Maybe it was the many Shakespeare plays that my family attended. Especially in young adult novels and, of course, Shakespearean movies. Click Here To Buy. After waking up from a skiing accident, Jaye begins seeing Shakespearean characters everywhere.
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