The Shakespeare Stealer

by Gary L. Blackwood

Publisher: Recorded Books

Written in English
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    ContributionsRon Keith (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio Cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9798044M
    ISBN 100788747339
    ISBN 109780788747335
    OCLC/WorldCa45053527

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  30 videos Play all The Shakespeare Stealer Nina Bielaczyc () "Darwin's Doubt" with Stephen Meyer - Duration: socratesinthecity Recommended for you. Reading. The Shakespearean Stage The Shakespearean stage operates as both a setting and a symbol in The Shakespeare Stealer because it mimics the real lives and roles of the players. The plot of the book unfolds primarily in and around the stage of the Globe theatre, which is where Widge learns his most important life lessons. the shakespeare stealer Download the shakespeare stealer or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get the shakespeare stealer book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.   The Shakespeare Stealer was by far one of the best historical fiction books I have ever read. I started off by having to read this book for school but I enjoyed it so much that I went on to read Shakespeare's Scribe and Shakespeare's Spy. The reason I give this book only four stars is because the first two or three chapters drag on and are hard /5(95).

The three novels in Gary Blackwood's award-winning Shakespeare Stealer series are now available in this affordably priced and handsome hardcover omnibus volume, which includes the complete texts of The Shakespeare Stealer, Shakespeare's Scribe, and Shakespeare's can immerse themselves in orphan-turned-actor Widge's adventures with Will Shakespeare's acting troupe as he /5(5). Free The Shakespeare Stealer study unit worksheets for teachers to print. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more!

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The Shakespeare Stealer was by far one of the best historical fiction books I have ever read. I started off by having to read this book for school but I enjoyed it so much that I went on to read Shakespeare's Scribe and Shakespeare's by: 3. The story,"The Shakespeare Stealer", by Gary Blackwood, which is pages, tells a story about a young man named Widge and his journey on stealing Shakespeare's most famous play called The Shakespeare Stealer book.

Widge is a poor orphan with the rare ability to write in an unique way, and he has no choice but to follow orders/5. The Shakespeare Stealer.

Steal Shakespeare's play Hamlet or 's the order from his fearsome master. And fourteen-year-old Widge — a poor orphan with the rare ability to write a unique coded shorthand — has no choice but to follow orders. His juvenile novels, which include WILD TIMOTHY, THE DYING SUN, and THE SHAKESPEARE STEALER, are set in a wide range of times and places, from Elizabethan England to a parallel universe.

Several have received special recognition and been translated into other languages/5(91). About The Shakespeare Stealer. A delightful adveture full of humor and heart set in Elizabethan England.

Widge is an orphan with a rare talent for shorthand. His fearsome master has just one demand: steal Shakespeare’s play “Hamlet”–or else. The Shakespeare Stealer trilogy by Gary Blackwood is a lot of fun. Widge is an orphan living in Shakespearian England, and his skill at shorthand gets him thrown in with the company of actors that does their thing at the Globe theatre (I’ve been there, whoo!).4/5.

The Shakespeare Stealer () About The Shakespeare Stealer book A historical novel set at the Golden Theatre during Shakespeare’s reign there!The Story.I’ve never had a proper name – never known me mum or dad, neither.

The only name I’ve had in this life was called me at the orphanage – Widge. Once upon a time there was a young boy named Widge who did not know where he belonged.

He often had masters that were very mean to him but eventually. His juvenile novels, which include WILD TIMOTHY, THE DYING SUN, and THE SHAKESPEARE STEALER, are set in a wide range of times and places, from Elizabethan England to a parallel universe.

Several have received special recognition and been translated into other languages/5(). As a nice bonus, Gary Blackwood's THE SHAKESPEARE STEALER also illuminates an interesting problem: the stealing of plays in Elizabethan England. With its fast pace, unusual setting, and even more unusual crime, this has found a ready audience among the 4/5.

His juvenile novels, which include WILD TIMOTHY, THE DYING SUN, and THE SHAKESPEARE STEALER, are set in a wide range of times and places, from Elizabethan England to a parallel universe.

Several /5(18). The Shakespeare Stealer is the first in a trilogy of historical fiction novels written by Gary Blackwood.

The story is set in Elizabethan England and focuses on a fourteen-year-old orphan. His juvenile novels, which include WILD TIMOTHY, THE DYING SUN, and THE SHAKESPEARE STEALER, are set in a wide range of times and places, from Elizabethan England to /5(24).

The Shakespeare Stealer by Gary Blackwood. Fourteen-year-old Widge is an orphan living in a small village in Elizabethan England.

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Gary Blackwood (born Octo ) is an American author known for The Shakespeare Stealer trilogy. Born in Meadville, Pennsylvania, Blackwood sold his first story when he was nineteen. Inhe published The Shakespeare Stealer, a historical fiction novel about an orphan, Widge, who is sent to steal Hamlet from William Shakespeare and The Lord Chamberlain's : Octo (age 74).

This latest from Blackwood (Beyond the Door, ) is a delightful and heartwarming romp through Elizabethan England. Narrator Widge, 14, resigned to leading the unremarkable life of an orphan, is bought by the self-serving Dr. Bright to learn his new “charactery” (shorthand), and become his secretary.

Although Widge applies himself, Dr. Bright is nevertheless willing to sell the boy, for. The Shakespeare Stealer The Shakespeare Stealer The Shakespeare Stealer The Shakespeare Stealer The Shakespeare Stealer The Shakespeare Stealer.

Historical (fiction), Trade Book, Lexile Widge is an orphan living in Elizabethan England. To survive, he works for various masters, and his current one has given him the task of stealing.

The characters in "The Shakespeare Stealer" include Widge, Simon Bass, who also poses as a man named Falconer, Dr. Timothy Bright, Alexander "Sander" Cooke, Julia "Julian" Cogan, William Shakespeare, Nick and Thomas Pope. which introduces him to the rest of the characters in the book.

William "Will" Shakespeare is the playwright of "Hamlet. The Shakespeare Stealer - Ebook written by Gary Blackwood. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

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The Shakespeare Stealer by Gary Blackwood. A delightful adveture full of humor and heart set in Elizabethan England. Widge is an orphan with a rare talent for shorthand.

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The Shakespeare Stealer By Gary Blackwood Discussion Guide 1. Tell a little about Widge and his life. Widge was born in and lived in an orphanage with Mistress MacGregor. He was basically neglected at the orphanage.

They had more to eat when someone was charitable. He went to live with Dr. Timothy Bright who taught him English and LatinFile Size: 95KB.

The Shakespeare Stealer 3 books in series out of 5 stars 82 ratings The Shakespeare Stealer Publisher's Summary A delightful adveture full of humor and heart set in Elizabethan England. Widge is an orphan with a rare talent for shorthand. His fearsome master has just one demand: steal Shakespeare's play "Hamlet" - or else.

Buy a cheap copy of The Shakespeare Stealer book by Gary L. Blackwood. Summary:Widge is an orphan with a rare talent for shorthand. His fearsome master has just one demand: steal Shakespeare's play Hamlet--or else.

Widge has no Free shipping over $/5(5). The Shakespeare Stealer is a fast paced novel for kids and teens. There is some historical information about Elizabethan England that I enjoyed. The title includes Shakespeare, but not much is said of the playwright in the novel.

This novel starts when a boy named Widge is adppted by a doctor but then Widge is sold to another master/5(). The Shakespeare Stealer Shakespeare Stealer Series, Book 1 The Shakespeare Stealer. Embed; Copy and paste the code into your website. Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide.

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Thank you in advance!' and. A review for "The Shakespeare Stealer" by Gary Blackwood. This is a historical novel where an orphan named Widge is sent to steal Shakespeare's great play "Hamlet". He ends up joining Shakespeare.