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The most excellent and lamentable tragedy of Romeo & Juliet : a play

Author: Gareth Hinds; William Shakespeare
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"She's a Capulet. He's a Montague. But when Romeo and Juliet first meet, they don't know they're from rival families-- and when they find out, they don't care. Their love is honest and raw and allconsuming. But it's also dangerous. How much will they have to sacrifice before they can be together? In a masterful adaptation faithful to Shakespeare's original text, Gareth Hinds transports readers to the sun-washed  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult works
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Comic books, strips, etc
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gareth Hinds; William Shakespeare
ISBN: 0763659487 9780763659486 9780763668075 0763668079
OCLC Number: 864670753
Description: 128 pages : color illustrations
Other Titles: Romeo & Juliet
Romeo and Juliet
Responsibility: by William Shakespeare ; adapted by and illustrated by Gareth Hinds.

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"She's a Capulet. He's a Montague. But when Romeo and Juliet first meet, they don't know they're from rival families-- and when they find out, they don't care. Their love is honest and raw and allconsuming. But it's also dangerous. How much will they have to sacrifice before they can be together? In a masterful adaptation faithful to Shakespeare's original text, Gareth Hinds transports readers to the sun-washed streets and market squares of Shakespeare's Verona, vividly bringing the classic play to life on the printed page."--Provided by publisher.

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Love Knows No Color

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2013-10-08) Good Permalink

Barely altering Shakespeare's words, this graphic novel version of "Romeo and Juliet" features two different races of people instead of factions, demonstrating love knows no bounds.  Read this skillfully drawn book to envision your favorite scenes, like the balcony scene, or the bitter fighting...
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