Shakespeare by Jane Bingham

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2016 will mark the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare. Celebrate the life and times of the world's most famous playwright with this immersive photographic book.

Read about the different types of play Shakespeare wrote and how he was influenced by the wider world, what it was like to be a Shakespearean actor and find out how to make your own model theatre!

The Explore! series delves into the most fascinating topics around for children at Key Stage 2, looking at the topic through a variety of subjects including design and technology, geography, art, literacy and numeracy.


Shakespeare by Jane Bingham

This book looks at what life was like in Tudor England, where Shakespeare grew up, delves into what the busy theatres of the time were really like. It also reveals which of Shakespeare's characters Queen Elizabeth I liked best!

About the Author

Jane Bingham is an experienced author and editor of children's books.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 9


Jane Bingham
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Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

24th September 2015




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