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William Shakespeare's "Antony and Cleopatra": A Retelling in Prose By David Bruce
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This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "Antony and Cleopatra." People who read this retelling first will find the original play much easier to understand and read.
William Shakespeare's "All's Well that Ends Well": A Retelling in Prose By David Bruce
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This book is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's classic comedy "All's Well that Ends Well." People who read this retelling first will find the original play much easier to... More > understand.< Less
William Shakespeare's "Hamlet": A Retelling in Prose By David Bruce
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This is a retelling of William Shakespeare's "Hamlet" in modern English. If people read this version first, they will understand Shakespeare's original version much better.
William Shakespeare's "The Merry Wives of Windsor": A Retelling in Prose By David Bruce
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This is an easy-to-read version of William Shakespeare's comedy "The Merry Wives of Windsor."
William Shakespeare's "The Tempest": A Retelling Prose By David Bruce
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This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "The Tempest." This is the last play he wrote by himself, although later he co-wrote two plays with John Fletcher. In "The... More > Tempest," Prospero, who lives on a mostly deserted island with his daughter, Miranda, uses his magic powers to regain his rightful place as Duke of Milan.< Less
The Coolest People in the Arts: 250 Anecdotes and Stories By David Bruce
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Print edition. This book contains 250 anecdotes and stories about people in dance, literature, movies, music, and theater, including this anecdote: Actress Drew Barrymore comes from two fine,... More > well-loved theatrical families: the Drews and the Barrymores. John Drew’s sister, Georgie, married Maurice Barrymore, and they produced three children: Ethel, Lionel, and John Barrymore. All of them became famous actors. In his autobiography, “My Years on the Stage,” John Drew tells of his niece, Ethel Barrymore, appearing in an important role on the stage for the first time. She was nervous, and because she was nervous, she was inaudible. A member of the audience called out to her, “Speak up, Ethel. You’re all right. The Drews is all good actors.”< Less
William Shakespeare’s "3 Henry VI," aka "Henry VI, Part 3": A Retelling in Prose By David Bruce
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This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's history play "3 Henry VI," aka "Henry VI, Part 3." People who read this version first will find it much easier to... More > understand the language of the original play.< Less
Dante's "Inferno": A Retelling in Prose By David Bruce
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Print edition. This is a retelling of Dante's "Inferno" in novel form. This edition is easy to read.
The Coolest People in Comedy: 250 Anecdotes By David Bruce
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Print edition. This book contains 250 anecdotes about comedians, including this one: Morris “Moe” Feinberg was the brother of Larry Fine, one of the Three Stooges. Mr. Feinberg went to a... More > nightclub in Atlantic City, where an entertainer recognized him and introduced him to the audience, talking about the Three Stooges and saying, “I see Larry’s brother, Moe Fine, a good friend and a fellow performer. Moe, would you stand up and take a bow?” Afterward, a woman came up and asked for Mr. Feinberg’s autograph. He explained that he was only a small-time performer and not famous, but the woman smiled and said, “You can’t fool me with that ‘brother’ stuff. You’re Larry, all right.” Mr. Feinberg signed the autograph, “With warm regards, Larry ‘Stooge’ Fine.”< Less
William Shakespeare's "Coriolanus": A Retelling in Prose By David Bruce
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This is an easy-to-read version of William Shakespeare's tragedy "Coriolanus." People who read this retelling first will find Shakespeare's play easier to read and understand.