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Twelfth Night

Young Reading Series 2
Twelfth Night

  • Shakespeare’s classic comedy retold for children growing in reading confidence and ability.
  • When Viola is left shipwrecked on the coast of Illyria, she must disguise herself as a boy for protection. But when she becomes a page for Duke Orsino, things start to get a little complicated.
  • Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.
  • With links to recommended websites for children to find out more about Shakespeare and the play.
“Retold in a way that will encourage an early interest in Shakespeare.”
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Hardback with ribbon marker:

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Extra information

Key Stage: KS1 E; Age 6+

Lexile Measure: 530L

Book Band: 11 - Lime

BIC: B3N79

CEFR Level: C1

Hardback with ribbon marker:
ISBN: 9780746099001
64 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Rosie Dickins

Illustrator: Christa Unzner

Press reviews

This simple retelling is ideal for children just starting to read alone and the story is retold in a way that will encourage an early interest in Shakespeare.
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Extras

  • Usborne Quicklinks
    See the Internet links for this book.
  • Usborne Reading Programme
    Find out more about the Usborne Reading Programme, download a chart of the seven levels and watch an interview with reading consultant Alison Kelly.