William Shakespeare: The Master Playwright

Front Cover
Oxford University Press, 1997 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
A wonderful new series of well-told, beautifully illustrated biographies with dramatic, evocative illustrations on every page. Each book tells the story of a remarkable person from the past, whose name and achievements have lived on far beyond their own time.Lively, narrative text by skilled storytellersColourful, picturebook style artwork will stimulate the imagination and linger in the memoryInternational range of charactersEach has a timeline and index for easy referenceThe biographies link in with National Curriculum KS1 and KS2Young children love a good story. What better way to introduce them to the giants of our past than through these delightful books?The titles in the series have been chosen to cover a wide range of characters and to have both national and international appeal.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Selected pages


Section 1
Section 2
Section 3
Section 4
Section 5
Section 6
Section 7

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1997)

Haydn Middleton is the author of a number of books, both those aimed at children and several fascinating novels of modern British fiction.

Bibliographic information