(W) R. Appignanesi, William Shakespeare (A/CA) Emma Vieceli
by Shakespeare, Appignanesi, & Vieceli Hamletis one of Shakespeare's most well-known plays, and this exciting manga re-telling provides young readers an innovative introduction to "the melancholy Dane." Hamlet is the typical angst-ridden teen - he doesn't know how to deal with his responsibilities, how to treat his girlfriend, or how to react to his father's death. He has no one to trust, and he even acts crazy so adults will leave him alone. Manga fans - and kids who find Shakespeare intimidating - will be drawn to the style and action of theManga Shakespeareseries, learning that required reading doesn't have to be boring.