Drama

Macbeth In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation)

BookCaps Study Guide

Author: BookCaps,William Shakespeare

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1610427076

Category: Drama

Page: N.A

View: 1027

Murder? Witchcraft? Ghost? It's all in Macbeth. But if your like many people, you just don't get it! If you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Macbeth. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of the modern text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Drama

Cymbeline in Plain and Simple English (a Modern Translation and the Original Version)

Author: Shakespeare William,BookCaps Study Guides Staff,BookCaps

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1621073173

Category: Drama

Page: 166

View: 5145

Romeo and Juliet may be Shakespeare's most known romance, but Cymbeline is home of his most matures...if you can understand it. Let BookCaps help with this modern retelling of Shakespeare's classic tragedy. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Cymbeline. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
English drama

Macbeth in Plain and Simple English

A Modern Translation and the Original Version

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781475026856

Category: English drama

Page: 118

View: 7799

Murder? Witchcraft? Ghost? It's all in Macbeth. But if you are like many people, you just don't get it! If you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Macbeth. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of the modern text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month. Visit BookCaps.com to find out more.
Drama

King Lear In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)

Author: BookCaps Study Guides Staff

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1621072894

Category: Drama

Page: N.A

View: 7559

King Lear descends into madness after foolishly disposing of his estate between two of his three daughters based on their flattery, bringing tragic consequences for all. Sound like a good story? It is...if you can understand it. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of King Lear. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Drama

Troilus and Cressida In Plain and Simple English

A Modern Translation and the Original Version

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 162107322X

Category: Drama

Page: 300

View: 4274

Comedy and tragedy fuse together in perfect harmoney in this classic play. Now if only you can understand it... If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Troilus and Cressidae. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Drama

King Richard the Second in Plain and Simple English (a Modern Translation and the Original Version)

Author: Shakespeare William

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1621073564

Category: Drama

Page: 124

View: 7442

Shakespeare knew like few others how to dramatize the gossipy lives of kings. More importantly, he knew that just because it was history, that didn't mean it was boring. Today, however, Shakespeare's histories can be a bit of a drudge to plow through. Let BookCaps help with this modern translation of the classic history play. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Richard II. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Drama

Richard III In Plain and Simple English

A Modern Translation and the Original Version

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1621073661

Category: Drama

Page: 300

View: 3855

Richard III depicts the Machiavellian rise to power and subsequent short reign of Richard III of England. It's tragic; it's historical; and, if you don't get Shakespearean English, it probably doesn't make any sense!. Let BookCaps help with this modern translation of the classic history play. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Richard III. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Drama

Measure for Measure in Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)

BookCaps Study Guide

Author: BookCaps,William Shakespeare

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1621071812

Category: Drama

Page: 142

View: 2800

Mercy, justice and truth and their relationship to pride and humility--sound like the themes of a John Grisham novel? Not exactly. But wouldn't it be nice if Shakespeare could be as easy to read as a Grisham novel? Now it can with this modern retelling. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Measure for Measure. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month. Visit BookCaps.com to find out more.
Drama

Titus Andronicus in Plain and Simple English (a Modern Translation and the Original Version)

Author: N.A

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1621073092

Category: Drama

Page: N.A

View: 8760

Violent! Bloody! Revenge! It's not Quentin Tarantino--it's Shakespeare! And Titus Andronicus is perhaps one of the greatest revenge plays he ever wrote. Revenge is sweet--when you can understand it! Let BookCaps help with this modern retelling of Shakespeare's classic tragedy. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Titus Andronicus. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Literary Criticism

Timon of Athens in Plain and Simple English (a Modern Translation and the Original Version)

Author: N.A

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1621073300

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: N.A

View: 5098

Timon of Athens is often called Shakespeares most obscure and difficult works--but that doesn't make it any less great. If you need help reading it, you are not alone! Let BookCaps help! If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Timon of Athens. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Drama

Twelfth Night In Plain and Simple English

Author: BookCaps Study Guides Staff

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1621071804

Category: Drama

Page: N.A

View: 6590

Drinking! Dancing! Comedy! What more can you ask in a play? Um...how about for it to make sense in modern English?! BookCaps Has you Covered! If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of a Twelfth Night. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month. Visit BookCaps.com to find out more.
Literary Criticism

Tragedies of Shakespeare in Plain and Simple English (a Modern Translation and the Original Version)

Author: N.A

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1621073319

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: N.A

View: 3761

Shakespeare is the most critically acclaimed playright of all time. So why is he so hard to understand? This massive anthology of Shakespeare's tragedies will give you a new appreciation of William Shakespeare by putting each of his tragic works in plain and simple English. Included in this anthology: Romeo and Juliet Coriolanus Titus Andronicus Timon of Athens Julius Caesar Macbeth Hamlet Troilus and Cressida King Lear Othello Antony and Cleopatra Cymbeline The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Drama

The Two Gentlemen of Verona in Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation)

Author: BookCaps,William Shakespeare

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 162107207X

Category: Drama

Page: 108

View: 9693

Friendship, infidelity, love--sound like a Spanish soap opera?! Nope. It's Shakespeare! Of course you probably miss a lot of the humor if you don't understand archaic English. Let BookCaps help! If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of The Two Gentlemen of Verona. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Drama

Hamlet in Plain and Simple English

Author: William Shakespeare,BookCaps

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

ISBN: 9781499249682

Category: Drama

Page: 134

View: 6790

Hamlet is arguably one of the greatest plays ever written; it has been staged countless times, adapted into movies, and inspired thousands of artist--but let's face it..if you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Hamlet. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Business & Economics

A Midsummer Nights Dream In Plain and Simple English

A Modern Translation and the Original Version

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1610426967

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 200

View: 7193

A Midsummer's Night Dream is one of Shakespeare's most beloved comedies--so why aren't you laughing? Let's face it..if you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of A Midsummer Nights Dream. A Midsummer’s Night Dream was written and first performed in the mid 1590’s. Shakespeare used the device of magic extensively in this early comedy. There are four separate but intertwined plots. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of the modern text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month. Visit BookCaps.com to find out more.
Drama

Antigone In Plain and Simple English

BookCaps Study Guide

Author: BookCaps,Sophocles

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1621072274

Category: Drama

Page: N.A

View: 8716

Sophocles was the Aaron Spelling of ancient Greek world--his plays had all the makings of a modern soap! But archaic translations of his ancient work make it almost impossible to see any of the Melrose Place-like plots! BookCaps can help readers who have struggled in the past with Sophocles classic plays with this modern retelling. Antigone is a tragedy by Sophocles written in or before 442 BC. Chronologically, it is the third of the three Theban plays but was written first. The play expands on the Theban legend that predated it and picks up where Aeschylus' Seven Against Thebes ends. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Drama

The Tempest In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation)

Author: BookCaps,William Shakespeare

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1621072002

Category: Drama

Page: N.A

View: 2832

The Tempest is a short play...and a confusing one. There is no one single central plot (there are three main plots that alternate throughout the story). Long story short: it's easy to get lost! And the Shakespearean language doesn't help. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of The Tempest. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Biography & Autobiography

All's Well That Ends Well in Plain and Simple English (a Modern Translation and the Original Version)

Author: William Shakespeare,BookCaps

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1621072681

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: N.A

View: 7411

It's a comedy! It's a tragedy! It's...confusing! Shakespeare doesn't have to be confusing and hard to read. Let BookCaps help with this modern retelling. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of All's Well That Ends Well. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.
Drama

The Taming of the Shrew In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation)

Author: BookCaps,William Shakespeare

Publisher: BookCaps Study Guides

ISBN: 1610428900

Category: Drama

Page: N.A

View: 8001

The Taming of the Shrew is timeless. The films 10 Things I Hate About You and Deliver us from Eva were each based on the play; the classic western McLintock! even had an episode about the show. But if you have tried to read it and simply stopped because you don't get it, then you are not alone. Let's face it..if you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of The Taming of the Shrew. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of the modern text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month. Visit BookCaps.com to find out more.

The Merchant of Venice in Plain and Simple English

A Modern Translation and the Original Version

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781475051322

Category:

Page: 130

View: 725

"To be or not to be" may be one of Shakespeare's most famous Soliloguy, but right behind it is Shylock's famous "Hath not a Jew eyes'" speech. It's a moving speech that is often over looked because, let's face it, it's old! Now you can at last understand the profound wisdom (and humor) of this classic Shakespeare comedy. If you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of The Merchant of Venice The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of the modern text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month. Visit BookCaps.com to find out more.