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  • ISBN: 9780763654337 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0763654337 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2011.

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Summary, etc.:
Grieving for the recent death of his beloved father and appalled by his mother's quick remarriage to his uncle, Hamlet, heir to the Danish throne, struggles with conflicting emotions, particularly after his father's ghost appeals to him to avenge his death.
Target Audience Note:
HL 760 Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning UG 5.3 6.
Subject: Princes > Fiction.
Murder > Fiction.
Revenge > Fiction.
Denmark > Fiction.
Princes > Fiction.
Murder > Fiction.
Revenge > Fiction.
Denmark > Fiction.
Genre: Young adult fiction.
Electronic books.

John Marsden is the author of thirty popular and acclaimed novels, including the classic Tomorrow series and The Ellie Chronicles. He says, "HAMLET’s done a good job of haunting my life. I read the play when I was sixteen, saw a film of it when I was seventeen, and haven’t been able to shake the story since." John Marsden lives in Australia.

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