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HenryIV Part 2 by William Shakespeare: A Study Guide
Series: Study Guides, Book 11. Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Would you like to develop a deeper understanding of this history play? This guide provides in-depth questions on every scene of the play Henry IV Part 2 by William Shakespeare covering: plot, themes, and style and stagecraft. The questions are carefully worded to draw your attention to key ideas so that your understanding of this sometimes difficult text will develop.
Mr Green's Balloon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A Play for 7-12 year olds Betty and Maisy are two young girls who work as servants in a big house. They work very hard for little money, and rarely get much time off. Today brings great news, Mr Green is bringing his wonderful Hot air Balloon to town. How are they going to find enough money to see the Fair and can they get time off from work? Includes a craft activity relevant to the period ​
The Horseless Carriage
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: British English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
There were many inventions during Queen Victoria's reign. One of them was the motor car, or horseless carriage. One of the first ones is being demonstrated in front of the Mayor. How will the public react. Will they buy the new motor cars, or do they just frighten the horses? The books include full instructions for making Victorian access​ories to help the success of your play​
The Birthday Party
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: British English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
The owners of the big house, Lord and Lady Richmond, have many servants. All have their jobs to do, but every day they must pass inspection before they start work. Today, the new Butler arrives to take charge of the servant's hall. It is a special day for Lord Richmond and all must go to plan. ​ The books include full instructions for making Victorian access​ories to help the success of your pla
Emperor Nero
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A short, funny play for 7 - 12 year olds about Ancient Rome. Emperor Nero has returned to Rome following his victory over Queen Boudicca. He addresses the Senate in triumph. He wasn't expecting all these questions. How can he save face; and save Rome from ruin? Including a craft activity relevant to Ancient Rome.
Julius Caesar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A short, funny, history play, for 7-11 year olds, Set in ancient Rome. Julius Caesar has led the Roman army to great victories,and returned home despite the pirates, but the senate isn't sure. When Caesar stands to announce his plans on the Ides of March, things are brought to a head. Including full instructions for making your own artefact relevant to Ancient Rome.
Bloody Mary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A short, funny play for children aged 7 - 12 years.It also contains craft activities, relevant to the Tudor period. Mary I is on the throne, she has decreed that everyone should now become Catholics. The general population are content to do as they are told; otherwise they would be burned at the stake. However if you don't pay attention to all the new rules, and your name is Parsnip. Look out!
Season of the King
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A short, funny play for children aged 7 - 12 years.The book includes a craft activity relevant to the play. Henry VIII has to marry so that he can have an heir to the throne and so secure the succession of his family. However, things don't go to plan. After two marriages, no son. So after many excuses and accusations Edward is born. But a king's life is never simple....
King John In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 71. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,540. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
King John is one of Shakespeare's most famous histories. But let's face it…if you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of King John. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text.
King Henry VI: Part Two In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 69. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,880. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Henry VI, Part II is one of Shakespeare's most famous histories. But let's face it…if you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Henry VI, Part II. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text.