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As You Like It in Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,700. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Ever heard the phrase, "too much of a good thing"? That was actually coined by Shakespeare in this play. Most people don't know it, because when they hear the name Shakespeare they run and hide! Let's face it...if you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out.
Julius Caesar In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,400. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Julius Caesar has been helmed one of the greatest tragedies of all times--it has it all! Love! Conspiracy! Murder! Betrayal! And if you just 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 Julius Caesar.
Macbeth In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Murder? Witchcraft? Ghost? It's all in Macbeth. But if you're like many people, you just don't get it! If you don't understand Shakespeare, 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 Macbeth. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of the modern text.
Much Ado About Nothing In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,010. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
There really is something about this play about nothing--it's funny! Really funny! It's one of Shakespeare's greatest comedies, in fact. But wait...why aren't you laughing? Let's face it..if you don't understand Shakespeare, 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 Much Ado About Nothing
The Taming of the Shrew In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,230. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The Taming of the Shrew is timeless. The films 10 Things I Hate About You and Deliver us from Eva were each based on the play; the classic western McLintock! even had an episode about the show. But if you have tried to read it and simply stopped because you don't get it, then you are not alone. Let's face it..if you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone.
Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 46. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 394,050. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012 by BookCaps. Category: Fiction » Classics
John Milton put a twist on the story of Adam and Eve--in the process he created what some have called one of the greatest literary works in the English Language. It has inspired music, art, film, and even video games. But it's hundreds of years old and reading it today sometimes is a little tough. BookCaps is here to help!
Paradise Regained In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 47. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,500. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012 by BookCaps. Category: Fiction » Classics
John Milton put a twist on the story of Adam and Eve--in the process he created what some have called one of the greatest literary works in the English Language. "Paradise Regained" is Milton's lesser read, but equally great, follow-up. BookCaps puts a fresh spin on Milton’s classic by using language modern readers won't struggle to make sense of.
Dante's Purgatory In Plain and Simple English
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 83. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,200. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Taking a literary journey through hell certainly sounds intriguing enough--and it is! If you can understand it! If you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation with a fresh spin. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of
Dante's Divine Comedy In Plain and Simple English (Translated)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 213,980. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Taking a literary journey through hell certainly sounds intriguing enough--and it is! If you can understand it! If you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation with a fresh spin. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of
Paradise In Plain and Simple English (Translated)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 84. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,800. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Taking a literary journey through hell certainly sounds intriguing enough--and it is! If you can understand it! If you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation with a fresh spin. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of t