Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeares Romeo and Juliet (c.1597) is an early tragedy about the fate of two star-crossed lovers. The story opens in Verona with a street brawl between the Montagues and the Capulets. Romeo Montague attends a masquerade party at the house of the Capulets, where he woos Juliet. Count Paris tries to attract Juliets attention with the help of Juliets parents, but Romeo and Juliet pledge to die for each other.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Summer_Missfictional - LibraryThing
I'm giving Romeo and Juliet 3 stars because the writing was brilliant. I must admit, Shakespeare was a master in this aspect; in others, not so much. Oh how much I loathe the characters of Romeo and Juliet. But Mercutio was pretty awesome. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - epenton - LibraryThing
Bruce Colville’s retells Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet in story form. It includes a narration of the major plot points in a clear and easy to follow language that is appropriate for younger children ... Read full review