Author: Celeste MannisAge Range: 8 - 12 years
Grade Level: 3 - 7
Lexile Measure: 690L
Series: Who Was?
Paperback: 112 pages
Publisher: Penguin Workshop (December 28, 2006)
Details: The beloved plays of Shakespeare are still produced everywhere, yet the life of the world's most famous playwright remains largely a mystery. Young Will left the town of Stratford to pursue theater in London, where his work eventually thrived and made him a famous and wealthy man. With black-and-white illustrations that include a diagram of the famous Globe theater, Celeste Davidson Mannis puts together the pieces of Shakespeare's life and work for young readers.
Package Dimensions: 7.5 x 5.3 x 0.3 inches