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English Learner's Editions 5: Advanced

  • Shakespeare’s classic story retold for children growing in reading confidence and ability.
  • When a ghostly figure appears to Prince Hamlet, he discovers the dreadful truth about his father’s death. His quest for revenge leads him into a world of mayhem, madness and murder.
  • 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.


Key Stage: KS1/2 E; Age 6+

Lexile Measure: 480L

Book Band: 10 - White

CEFR Level: B2

Hardback with CD - English Learner's Edition:
Price: £5.99
ISBN: 9781409545446
64 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Retold by Louie Stowell

Illustrator: Christa Unzner

Press Reviews

"wonderful retellings of famous stories for young children and first readers"