Macbeth: A Bloomsbury Reader : Dark Blue Book Band, Paperback / softback Book

Macbeth: A Bloomsbury Reader : Dark Blue Book Band Paperback / softback

Part of the Bloomsbury Readers series

Paperback / softback

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Book Band: Dark Blue - Ideal for ages 9+An atmospheric retelling of the story of Macbeth, perfect for fans of Viking Boy and Janina Ramirez. One dark and stormy night, two men come across three witches who foretell the future.

One man is promised a royal future as king, the other that his son will rule one day.

But King Duncan still lives and the path to the throne is unclear.

What follows next is murder most foul... This atmospheric retelling of William Shakespeare's Macbeth from much-loved author Tony Bradman has haunting black-and-white illustrations by Mark Oldroyd and is a perfect introduction to Shakespeare's classic story. The Bloomsbury Readers series is packed with book-banded stories to get children reading independently in Key Stage 2 by award-winning authors like double Carnegie Medal winner Geraldine McCaughrean and Waterstones Prize winner Patrice Lawrence.

With engaging illustrations and online guided reading notes written by the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE), this series is ideal for home and school.

For more information visit 'Any list that brings together such a quality line up of authors is going to be welcomed … Bloomsbury Readers are aimed squarely at children in Key Stage 2 and designed to support them as they start reading independently and while they continue to gain confidence and understanding.' Books for Keeps