The Taming of the Shrew

The Taming of the Shrew - A Shakespeare Story

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Publisher's Synopsis

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 known as 'the shrew', and no man is brave enough to propose. Can Petruchio tame her with his outrageous behaviour? With Notes on Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre and Love and Marriage in The Taming of the Shrew. The tales have been retold using accessible language and with the help of Tony Ross's engaging black-and-white illustrations, each play is vividly brought to life allowing these culturally enriching stories to be shared with as wide an audience as possible.

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.

Book information

ISBN: 9781408305058
Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
Imprint: Orchard Books
Pub date:
DEWEY: 823.914
DEWEY edition: 22
Language: English
Number of pages: 55
Weight: 64g
Height: 193mm
Width: 129mm
Spine width: 5mm