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Love's Labour's Lost in Plain and Simple English
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 19. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,060. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Love's Labour's Lost has been called one of Shakespeare's funniest early plays--but if you aren't laughing as you read it, then you aren't alone. 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 Love's Labour's Lost.
The Two Gentlemen of Verona in Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,000. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Friendship, infidelity, love--sound like a Spanish soap opera?! Nope. It's Shakespeare! Of course you probably miss a lot of the humor if you don't understand archaic English. Let BookCaps help! If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of The Two Gentlemen of Verona.
All's Well That Ends Well In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 49. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,020. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
It's a comedy! It's a tragedy! It's...confusing! Shakespeare doesn't have to be confusing and hard to read. Let BookCaps help with this modern retelling. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of All's Well That Ends Well.
The Merry Wives of Windsor In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,220. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
You've probably heard of Sir John Falstaff--but you don't really quite know him until you see him comedically in Shakespeare's "The Merry Wives of Windsor." He's a real comedian…that is if you can understand what he's talking about! If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of The Merry Wives of Windsor.
Pericles, Prince of Tyre In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,140. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Pericles is not one of Shakespears most know plays; that's a shame because it's actually one of his greatest…if, that is, you can understand it. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Pericles, Prince of Tyre. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text.
Shakespeare Shorties: Twelfth Night
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Plays » Shakespeare
Shakespeare Shorties scripts are a great way to expose middle grades to William Shakespeare's legendary stories, characters, and language in a quick format, laying the ground work for more in depth studies in years to come. Choose from three different titles or get the whole series. Kids are guaranteed to love them! "Twelfth Night", "Macbeth", & "The Tempest". Ages: 9-14 Cast: 20
Shakespeare Shorties: The Tempest
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Plays » Shakespeare
Shakespeare Shorties scripts are a great way to expose middle grades to William Shakespeare's legendary stories, characters, and language in a quick format, laying the ground work for more in depth studies in years to come. Choose from three different titles or get the whole series. Kids are guaranteed to love them! "The Tempest", "Twelfth Night", & "Macbeth". Ages: 9-14 Cast: 20
A Midsummer Night's Dream Companion (Includes Study Guide, Complete Unabridged Book, Historical Context, Biography, and Character Index)(Annotated)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,050. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
A Midsummer Night's Dream is one of the greatest plays ever written--but let's face it..if you don't understand it, then you are not alone. This annotated book includes a summary of each scene, an overview of themes and characters, and the full-text of the play. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to
The Merchant of Venice Companion (Includes Study Guide, Complete Unabridged Book, Historical Context, Biography, and Character Index)(Annotated)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,500. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by BookCaps. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Merchant of Venice is one of the greatest plays ever written--but let's face it..if you don't understand it, then you are not alone. This annotated book includes a summary of each scene, an overview of themes and characters, and the full-text of the play. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to
The Tempest Companion (Includes Study Guide, Historical Context, Biography, and Character Index)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,000. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012 by BookCaps. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Tempest is one of the greatest plays ever written--but let's face it..if you don't understand it, then you are not alone. This annotated book includes a summary of each scene, and an overview of themes and characters. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We