Get to know one of literature’s most famous couples, as they meet,
fall in love, marry in secret and are then cruelly separated. A
love story at its heart, this is also a tale of rivalry, revenge
and bitter resentment. Get to know one of Shakespeare’s most famous
plays in this wonderful and engaging retelling. • Pearl/Band 18
books offer fluent readers a complex, substantial text with
challenging themes to facilitate sustained comprehension, bridging
the gap between a reading programme and longer chapter books.