Romeo & Juliet – Original Text – Graphic Novel (Library binding)

Romeo & Juliet – Original Text – Graphic Novel (Library binding)


Exclusive US library/school hardback edition.

  • This is Shakespeare's entire play as a full-color graphic novel.
  • Library-bound to withstand the rigors of school and library use.

Lexile® measure GN700L
This inspired graphic novel version depicts every scene of the play in full-color comic book style illustrations, with every word of the original text. It is authentic yet it is very easy to follow, much like watching the play. It is ideal for purists, students, and readers alike.

The book includes a character list (Dramatis Personae) and information about William Shakespeare and the history of the play.

A bitter feud between the Montagues and the Capulets keeps the city of Verona, Italy, in a state of constant unrest. Despite the enmity, Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet fall passionately in love. Enlisting the help of Friar Laurence, the young lovers wed in secret, hoping that their marriage will finally unite the two families. But things go terribly, tragically wrong.

Teacher support:
To support the use of this title in the classroom, photocopiable teachers resources are available that offer lesson plans and activities from 6th grade and up: ISBN 978-1-907127-74-8.

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Library binding (Hardback)

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By William Shakespeare
Script Adaptation: John McDonald
Linework: Will Volley
Coloring: Jim Devlin
Lettering: Jim Campbell

Original Text
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