FOR SCHOOLS

The perfect introduction to Shakespeare!

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FOR HOME STUDY

An accessible and entertaining way to introduce young people to Shakespeare.

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FOR SPECIAL NEEDS

Convert difficult language and concepts into user friendly modern English.

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FOR CUSTOMERS OUTSIDE THE UK

Europe, North America, Australia, the Caribbean and many parts of Asia.

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ABOUT THE TEACHER'S BOOKS

All Teacher’s Books have been structured around the English curriculum.

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For Customers Outside The UK

Shakespeare Comic Books are read wherever Shakespeare is loved. The books were originally designed for UK schools, but they have been bought by customers in many parts of the world including America, Canada, Australia, the Caribbean, Asia, Africa and Europe. Extracts from the books have been used by education publishers in the US and Germany.

The Shakespeare Comic Books are unique.
Each title offers:

  • Edited original text
  • Modern English translation
  • Fully illustrated comic style presentation

‘I love the comic books. I think more kids would read Shakespeare if they could read the comic book versions!’ 
L D Renault, Maryland USA

‘Attractive for older pupils… and a great source of inspiration for teachers.’
Lieke Stelling, Utrecht University, Netherlands

Prices:
Comic Books: 1-24 copies: £8.99 each; 25+ copies: £7.50 each.
Teaching Shakespeare, Teacher’s Books: £22 each. Postage rates will vary depending on geographic area. Please visit checkout zone for details or email: sales@shakespearecomics.com

The Shakespeare Comic Book Series is widely used by schools in the UK, both as an introduction to Shakespeare for younger children, and by older students studying his work for exams. They have now been bought by schools or individuals in countries across Europe, North America, Australia, the Caribbean and many parts of Asia.
The comic books are on sale at the Royal Shakespeare Company and The Shakespeare Bookshop, Stratford. They also form part of The Michael P. Jensen Collection for Shakespeare in Mass Media and Popular Culture, housed at the Southern Oregon University, USA.

A seven page extract from A Midsummer Night’s Dream has been reprinted by US publisher Holt, Rhinehart and Winston in Elements of Literature (Grade 8, pub 2008). A two page extract from Macbeth was published by Cornelsen Verlag GmbH of Germany in Level Crossing 2 in 2011.

The Shakespeare Comic Book Series is available in the USA through www.veritaspress.com

If you have any problems purchasing the books online, please email sales@shakespearecomics.com  for information about prices, shipping and methods of payment.

Teacher’s Books also available. Please see sample pages.

Shakespeare Comic Book Titles

The Tempest 0-9553761-0-6 pub The Shakespeare Comic Book Co Ltd (2006)
Romeo and Juliet 978-0-9553761-4-6 pub The Shakespeare Comic Book Co Ltd (2010)
A Midsummer Night’s Dream 978-0-9553761-3-9 pub The Shakespeare Comic Book Co Ltd (2009)
Macbeth 0-9544325-0-9 pub Timber Frame Publications Ltd (2003)
Twelfth Night 0-9544325-4-1 pub Timber Frame Publications Ltd (2003)
Henry V 0-9544325-6-8 pub Timber Frame Publications Ltd (2004)

Teaching Shakespeare: Teacher’s Resource Books

TRB Romeo and Juliet 978-0-9553761-8-4 pub The Shakespeare Comic Book Co Ltd (2012)
TRB A Midsummer Night’s Dream 978-0-9553761-7-7 pub The Shakespeare Comic Book Co Ltd (2012)
TRB The Tempest 978-0-9553761-6-0 pub The Shakespeare Comic Book Co Ltd (2012)
TRB Macbeth 978-0-9553761-5-3 pub The Shakespeare Comic Book Co Ltd (2012)
TRB Twelfth Night 978-0-9552434-9-3 pub The Shakespeare Comic Book Co Ltd (2012)
TRB Henry V 978-0-9552434-8-6 pub The Shakespeare Comic Book Co Ltd (2012)