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The Taming Of The Shrew

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From the Royal Shakespeare Company – a modern, definitive edition of Shakespeare's controversial comedy of the war between the sexes. With an expert introduction by Sir Jonathan Bate, this unique edition presents a historical overview of The Taming of the Shrew  in performance, takes a detailed look at specific productions, and recommends film versions. Included in this edition are interviews with two leading directors and an actress - Gregory Doran, Phyllida Lloyd and Michelle Gomez – providing an illuminating insight into the extraordinary variety of interpretations that are possible. This edition also includes an essay on Shakespeare’s career and Elizabethan theatre, and enables the reader to understand the play as it was originally intended – as living theatre to be enjoyed and performed. Ideal for students, theatre-goers, actors and general readers, the RSC Shakespeare editions offer a fresh, accessible and contemporary approach to reading and rediscovering Shakespeare’s works for the twenty-first century.
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Macbeth (new edition)

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This new edition of Macbeth contains updated texts and activities that align with the new GCSE curriculum. It provides clear navigation and a spacious page design for easier comprehension. One of the unique features of Macbeth that makes it a favorite among readers is its exploration of the corrupting influence of power on even the most noble individuals.
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RSC School Shakespeare: Macbeth

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This book is a must-read for students looking to delve into the world of Shakespeare. With its vibrant RSC performance photographs and active approaches to exploring the text, it brings Macbeth to life in a way that is both engaging and educational. Through its comprehensive summaries, glosses, and contextual information, it provides the perfect balance of understanding and appreciation for Shakespeare's work. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned Shakespeare fan, this book will leave you inspired and motivated to continue your study of his plays. Get ready to be captivated by the gripping tale of Macbeth and discover the timeless themes that still resonate today.

The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrún

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If you're intrigued by ancient myths and enjoy the gravitas of epic poetry, "The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrún" will be a treasure trove for you. J.R.R. Tolkien's mastery of language breathes life into this legendary Norse saga, offering a profound literary journey back to the heroic age of the Viking warriors and their gods. This book will kindle your imagination with its blend of high drama, tragedy, and the supernatural.
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Global Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night's Dream : Student Edition

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Recommendation: - This beautifully illustrated student edition of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream is perfect for art-loving literature enthusiasts. The comprehensive margin notes and vocabulary support make it easy to understand and engage with the play. Additionally, the related readings offer a deeper exploration of the themes and context, providing a well-rounded reading experience. It's a must-read for students and anyone looking to appreciate Shakespeare's work in a visually captivating way.
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The Candy Smash

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The Candy Smash is a heartwarming story about sibling rivalry and the importance of keeping secrets. The book exemplifies honesty, humor, and love which makes it a great read for middle schoolers. The book is perfect for those looking for a story that is relatable and fun to read.

Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances

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If you cherish storytelling that trespasses the boundaries of the ordinary, "Trigger Warning" might just be the treasure you're hunting for. Neil Gaiman's mastery in weaving the fantastical with the eerily real will lead you through a labyrinth of emotions and thoughts, wrapping you in a cloak of wonder and unease with every turn of the page. Each story is a key to a door behind which your own 'little triggers' might be waiting, making this a personal and enchanting read.
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Hamlet

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"Hamlet" could be a good read for those interested in exploring themes of grief, revenge, and morality through the lens of a complex character. The play features memorable soliloquies that offer a glimpse into Hamlet's thoughts and emotions. The new edition also includes essay-writing guidance and stunning color photos to enhance the reading experience.

The Oxford Shakespeare: Measure for Measure

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If you're intrigued by the intricacies of justice and the fine line between right and wrong, "Measure for Measure" won't disappoint. Shakespeare's ability to bring ethical dilemmas to life through powerful dialogue and complex characters is especially prominent in this play. It's a thought-provoking read that’s both a literary classic and an examination of morality that remains relevant today.

Sign Language for the Death of Reason

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Sign Language for the Death of Reason is a deeply poignant collection of poems that explore the complexities of grief and loss. Linda Collins' writing is both mesmerizing and brutally honest, as she grapples with the suicide of her daughter and its aftermath. This book is a good read for anyone who has experienced loss, or who is interested in exploring the ways in which we construct our identities in response to trauma. The poems are both beautiful and haunting, and Collins' voice is one that will stay with you long after you finish the book.
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In The Year Of The Virus - A Poignant Look Back At The Time When The World Was Affected By The Coronavirus

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This book would be a good read for anyone looking for a unique and artistic perspective on the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the combination of poetry and comics, "In The Year Of The Virus" offers a poignant and thought-provoking look back at a time that affected the entire world. The author's innovative approach gives readers a new way to connect with and reflect on the challenges faced during this unprecedented period.

Twelfth Night, or What You Will: The Oxford Shakespeare

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If you're looking to dive into a world where love entangles with disguise and merry confusion reigns, "Twelfth Night" is your perfect escape. This play effortlessly weaves together the lightness of comedy with soulful introspection, capturing the delightful absurdity of life. And having the Oxford Shakespeare touch means you're getting the clearest insight into the Bard's linguistic genius, with all the scholarly trimmings to enhance your reading journey. Plus, if you have a soft spot for music in storytelling, this edition's unique focus on the play's musical elements will strike a chord with you.

Diving into the Wreck : Poems 1971-1972

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If you're drawn to poetry that digs deep into the exploration of self and society, Adrienne Rich's "Diving into the Wreck" shouldn't be missed. Rich's compelling use of the shipwreck as a metaphor takes you on a journey that's both personal and universal, questioning the wreckage beneath the surface of our lives. It's a testament to resilience and the quest for truth.

Leaves of Grass and Other Writings

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Imagine holding a piece of American literary heritage in your hands, where poetry transcends its era to speak directly to the human condition. Walt Whitman's "Leaves of Grass and Other Writings" isn't just a poetry collection; it's a deeply personal exploration that challenges and comforts simultaneously. You might find it a captivating companion for its vivid imagery and thought-provoking verses that celebrate the breadth of human experience.
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Stand Alone

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This book could be a good read for those who are interested in delving deep into the complex issues faced by Singaporeans. With thought-provoking stories that touch on themes like identity, emigration, cultural differences, and more, Stand Alone offers a valuable and introspective exploration of the multifaceted nature of Singaporean society. Through its diverse range of stories, readers will gain a better understanding of the challenges faced by individuals in a rapidly changing world, making it a compelling and eye-opening read.

Richard III

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If you're intrigued by how theatrical interpretation can breathe new life into Shakespeare's work, "Richard III" from the Arden Shakespeare series is a compelling choice. These editions delve into the various ways the plays have been brought to the stage, especially at the revered Stratford-upon-Avon. The inclusion of unique photographs and scholarly analysis makes this an enriching read for students, academics, and general readers passionate about theatre.
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A Crackle of Flames, A Circle of Rainbow

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If raw and unflinching poetry speaks to you, "A Crackle of Flames, A Circle of Rainbow" by Mohamed Latiff Mohamed may strike a chord. Each poem throbs with the visceral experiences of those cast aside in society. It’s poetry that doesn’t shy away from the bleak and somber realities, gripping readers with its intensity and truth. For anyone looking to explore a potent, socio-political commentary through verse, this could offer a compelling, immersive experience.
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As You Like it

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This book is for those who seek a delightful romp through the enchanted forest of Arden. Filled with disguises, mistaken identities, and witty banter, "As You Like It" is a charming comedy that explores the complexities of love. Lose yourself in the lush greenery of Shakespeare's words and be enchanted by the transformative power of the forest. Immerse yourself in a world where love and laughter reign, and where happy endings are found amidst the most unlikely of circumstances.
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The Merchant of Venice

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This classic play by William Shakespeare is a thought-provoking exploration of prejudice, love, and justice. Set in Venice, the story follows the noble but impoverished Venetian who seeks a loan to win the heart of an heiress. However, when he is forced to borrow from a Jewish moneylender and a chilling contract is signed, tensions rise and the true nature of justice is put to the test. With its complex characters and controversial themes, The Merchant of Venice will captivate readers who enjoy thought-provoking dramas filled with timeless lessons.
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We're Going on a Bear Hunt

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We're Going on a Bear Hunt is a timeless classic that captures the excitement and adventure of exploring nature through the eyes of a family. This book is perfect for families who enjoy spending time outdoors and going on adventures together. With its beautiful illustrations and playful words, it will capture the hearts and imaginations of children and adults alike. Your family will love following the family's journey as they brave through different terrains in search of a bear, and the surprise that awaits them at the end of their journey. This book is a must-read for any family looking for a heartwarming story.
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The Tempest

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"The Tempest" in a bilingual edition is fantastic if you're looking to immerse yourself in Shakespeare's magic while also improving your language skills. As his final play, it represents the zenith of his storytelling and theatrical innovation. Exploring themes of power, revenge, and forgiveness, the play becomes an enthralling experience, especially as you can analyze it both in English and Spanish, appreciating the beauty of its prose in two languages.

On the Night You Were Born Pic Book

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This book is a touching testament to the uniqueness and preciousness of a child's birth. Nancy Tillman's lyrical words are like a gentle lullaby that underscores the irreplaceable joy each child brings into the world. It's a perfect gift for new parents or as a beloved bedtime story, setting a tone of love and wonder.
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Love Is Hard Work - Memorias De Loisaida

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A collection of poems that is both autobiographical and a portrait of life in New York's Lower East Side

"King Henry V": Pt. 3

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If you're a fan of Shakespeare or a student of literature, "King Henry V" edited by T.W. Craik offers a goldmine for deeper understanding. The detailed commentary and scholarly approach give life to the text beyond its historical context, highlighting the nuanced complexities that make this play resonate with contemporary audiences. Craik's extensive notes help elucidate Shakespeare's language, making it more accessible and rewarding.
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Cymbeline

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From the Royal Shakespeare Company – a modern, definitive edition of Shakespeare’s magical late play. With an expert introduction by Sir Jonathan Bate, this unique edition presents a historical overview of Cymbeline in performance, takes a detailed look at specific productions, and recommends film versions. Included in this edition are interviews with two leading directors – Dominic Cooke and Emma Rice – providing an illuminating insight into the extraordinary variety of interpretations that are possible. This edition also includes an essay on Shakespeare’s career and Elizabethan theatre, and enables the reader to understand the play as it was originally intended – as living theatre to be enjoyed and performed. Ideal for students, theatre-goers, actors and general readers, the RSC Shakespeare editions offer a fresh, accessible and contemporary approach to reading and rediscovering Shakespeare’s works for the twenty-first century.
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The Merchant of Venice

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Recommended for those seeking a thought-provoking drama with complex characters and deep exploration of human nature. With accessible on-page notes and updated illustrations, students can easily explore the play's controversies and themes of identity, power, and revenge.
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Tse : A Midsummer Night's Dream

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This book could be a good read for you because it offers a comprehensive and insightful analysis of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. The Total Study Edition provides a multi-pronged approach that helps you develop a deep understanding and appreciation for this timeless romantic comedy. It combines the original text, explanatory notes, critical analysis, and study aids, making it an essential companion for anyone looking to delve into Shakespeare's works.

The Divine Comedy, I. Inferno, Vol. I. Part 1 Text - The Divine Comedy

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Dante's Inferno, this iconic section of "The Divine Comedy," is a masterpiece that guides you through a vivid and allegorical underworld adventure. You'll explore complex themes of morality and redemption with Dante as your lost soul seeks guidance. It's a cornerstone of literature, challenging but ultimately enriching for those intrigued by history, philosophy, and timeless human struggles.
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A Midsummer Night's Dream

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This book is a delightful journey into Shakespeare's most loved comedy, A Midsummer Night's Dream. With clear explanations and insightful commentary by renowned scholars, it brings the play to life, making it accessible to both newcomers and seasoned Shakespeare enthusiasts. It also offers a fascinating exploration of the play's various interpretations and performances, giving us a glimpse into the enduring magic of Shakespeare's work. Get ready to be whisked away into a world of love, mischief, and tangled fairy enchantment.
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Measure for Measure

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This book, Measure for Measure, is a fascinating exploration of morality and social issues, brought to life through captivating performances on stage and screen. With updated scholarship and critical analysis, it delves into the play's varied reception throughout history, allowing readers to understand the influence of societal values on its interpretation. The shocking twists and turns, along with the blend of tragic poetry and lively humor, make this a truly thrilling read. Whether you're a fan of Shakespeare or interested in thought-provoking theater, this book is sure to capture your imagination.