Plain and Simple English

As You Like It in Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,690. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: 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.
Beowulf In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,820. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Beowulf is arguably one of the greatest epics ever wrote, but it is rarely appreciated because the Old English is...well--old! 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.
Hamlet In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,390. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Hamlet is arguably one of the greatest plays ever written; it has been staged countless times, adapted into movies, and inspired thousands of artist--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 we can help you out. Our books and apps have been used and trusted by millions of students worldwide. Plain and Simp
Henry V in Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Henry V 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 we can help you out. Our books and apps have been used and trusted by millions of students worldwide. Plain and Simple English books, let you see both the original and the modern text (modern text is underneath i
Julius Caesar In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,400. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: 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)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,960. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Murder? Witchcraft? Ghost? It's all in Macbeth. But if you are 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 we can help you out. Our books and apps have been used and trusted by millions of students worldwide. Plain and Simple English books, let you see both the original and the
Marxism in Plain and Simple English: The Theory of Marxism in a Way Anyone Can Understand
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Few other ideologies have effected the world quite like Marxism. On the surface it is a good idea paved with good intentions--so what happened? How did Marxism turn into Communism? To understand that, you may need a little help. This book offers a look at Marxism that the average person can understand.
A Midsummer Nights Dream In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,350. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
A Midsummer's Night Dream is one of Shakespeare's most beloved comedies--so 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 A Midsummer Nights Dream.
Much Ado About Nothing In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,000. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: 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
Friedrich Nietzsche in Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
We've all heard of Nietzshe; most of us are at least heard of ideas like Death of God, Übermensch, Master-Slave Morality, Eternal recurrence, Transvaluation of Values. Understanding a word the man wrote or said is a different story! The Plain and Simple English series can help! This book looks at some of the most complex ideas ever wrote, and helps makes sense of them.
Othello Retold In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,250. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Othello--a play full of secret marriage, evil villains, and revenge! It's often credited as one of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies!. But if your 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 we can help you out. Our books and apps have been used and trusted by millions of students
Sigmund Freud in Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The works and thoughts of Sigmund Freud has been scaring people for years. All his talk about Id, ego, and Super-Ego is enough to send some people running to their mothers. But Freud doesn't have to be complicated! This short book looks at Freud's most popular theories (like the unconscious mind, the mechanism of repression, dream psychology, the Id, Ego and Super-Ego, and, of course, penis envy!
The Sonnets of William Shakespeare In Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 13. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,230. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Shakespeares Sonnets is pretty romantic stuff--until you read it! It's full of words that are no longer even used. Now there's a way for the modern reader to see what makes them so great with this translation of the sonnets in plain and simple English. Sit back, relax, and prepared to be wooed by one of the masters of verse.
The Book of Shakespearean Insults
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Have you ever wanted to insult someone without them knowing? Why don't you try and get all Shakespeare on them? Call them a Noddy or a Chewet! This reference guide is your ultimate source of Shakespeareann insults! Over 100 words and their definitions are included.
The Best Known Tragedies of Shakespeare: In Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 15. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,660. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Five of William Shakespeares best known and beloeved tragedies are collected here--in plain and simple english! If you have struggled with Shakespeare in the past, then this anthology is for you. Plays include: Romeo and Juliet Hamlet Macbeth Othello Julius Caesar
The Comedy of Errors In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 16. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,630. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Mistaken identity. Seduction. Theft. Demonic Possession. It all sounds like the plot of a crazy TV soap opera! But it Shakespeare...maybe not the Shakespeare you remember from High School, but it's all in this play...if you can understand it! If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then we can help you out. Our books and apps have been used and trusted by millions of students wor
Coriolanus In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 17. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,750. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
T.S. Eliot said Coriolanus was superior to even Hamlet; Ralph Fiennes loved it so much he directed, produced, and starred in modern telling of the play. So if everyone loves it so much, why is it so hard to understand? Let's face it...Shakespeare can be difficult to read! Let BookCaps help with this easy to read modern retelling.
Reaganomics in Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 18. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Reaganomics has become one of the most talked about economic theories in modern economics--but what exactly is it? If you don't quite get ecomics, but want to know why it's so important, then this book is for you! This puts the idea of trickle-down economics in an easy to read format and helps you understand all the key concepts.
Love's Labour's Lost in Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 19. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,040. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: 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 we can help you out. Our books and apps have been used and trusted by millions of students worldwide. Plain and Si
The Analects of Confucius In Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 20. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,370. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Confucius is one of the wises' person who ever lived; his words have been quoted more than almost anyone else. But if you come away from reading the great wisdom of Confucius, and don't really see the wisdom, you aren't alone. BookCaps retelling of Confucius Analects, is perfect for the modern reader who is looking for a translation a little fresher and easier to understand.
The Communist Manifesto in Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 21. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,720. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Communism is evil, right? Not exactly. The ideas behind communism were revolutionary and ahead of it's time--but reading old and tired translations of the manifesto make it hard to shed light on its ideas. Let BookCaps help with this fresh and modern translation of one of the most banned documents ever written! The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of bo
Aristotle in Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 22. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Aristotle was one of the greatest philosophers of all time. His writings covered everything from physics and logic to politics and ethics. His thoughts will blow you away! If, that is, you can understand him! This book takes some of Aristotle's most complex thoughts and ideas, and puts them in a language anyone can understand.
Judaism In Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 23. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,430. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism
Did you ever hear the one about the Jewish telegram that simply read: ‘Start worrying. Details to follow’? Like the one above, there are plenty of stereotypes that exist about Judaism. One thing, though, is for certain. This is a really interesting religion that has been around for thousands of years, and it has an enthralling history.
Islam In Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 24. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Islam / History
Islam can be a difficult religion to understand even to believers; this book takes the complex concepts of the religion and breaks it down in a way that's easy to understand. The "Plain and Simple English" series is part of BookCaps™ growing library of book and history recaps.
Twelfth Night In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 25. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,150. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Drinking! Dancing! Comedy! What more can you ask in a play? Um…how about for it to make sense in modern English?! BookCaps Has you Covered! If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then we can help you out. Our books and apps have been used and trusted by millions of students worldwide. Plain and Simple English books, let you see both the original and the modern text (modern text