Twelfth Night

By Georghia Ellinas

Illustrated by Jane Ray

A captivating picture book retelling by Shakespeare’s Globe for very young readers.

William Shakespeare’s comedy about mistaken identities and unrequited love in the far-off kingdom of Illyria is unforgettably re-imagined by Shakespeare’s Globe as a picture book for very young readers. With exquisite and detailed illustrations from the acclaimed artist Jane Ray, who has previously been shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal, this captivating retelling is a magical way to introduce children to one of the best-loved works of the world’s greatest playwright.

Categories: Picture Books

For readers aged: 4+

  • Publication details:
  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9781529502145
  • Published: 07 Mar 2024
  • Price: £14.99
  • Size: 300 x 260 mm
  • Pages: 32

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Customer reviews


'The plot of Twelfth Night, as narrated by the Fool, is complicated, but this picture book conveys magic and fun through its ravishingly coloured, gold-sprinkled illustrations' One to Watch Out For, The Sunday Times

'Former English teacher, Georghia Ellinas has found a delightful way of navigating us through the complexities of Shakespeare’s comedy.' The Letterpress Project

'An outstanding romantic comedy that for children could be a little confusing as it has plenty of plot twists, but which has now been made accessible to us all.' Armadillo Magazine

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