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Will's words : how William Shakespeare changed the way you talk / Jane Sutcliffe ; illustrated by John Shelley.

Sutcliffe, Jane, author. (Author). Shelley, John, 1959- illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J 822.33 SUT (Text) 36626103728952 JUV Nonfiction Checked out 04/11/2017
Kewanna-Union Twp PL - Kewanna Y-822.30 SUT (Text) 35887000462316 Youth Non-Fiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library J 822.33 SUT (Text) 78551000373799 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library J 822.3 SUT (Text) 70621000437188 Juvenile - Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 822.33 Sutcliffe (Text) 31208912439355 children non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781580896382
  • ISBN: 1580896383
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: When Jane Sutcliffe sets out to write a book about William Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre, in her own words, she runs into a problem: Will's words keep popping up all over the place! What's an author to do? After all, Will is responsible for such familiar phrases as "what's done is done" and "too much of a good thing." He even helped turn "household words" into household words. But, Jane embraces her dilemma, writing about Shakespeare, his plays, and his famous phrases with glee. After all, what better words are there to use to write about the greatest writer in the English language than his very own? As readers will discover, "the long and the short of it" is this: Will changed the English language forever.
Target Audience Note: 750 Lexile.
Subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Language.
English language > Early modern, 1500-1700 > Terms and phrases.

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