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Young Reading Series 3 Classic stories

  • William Shakespeare's tragic play about The Moor of Venice, fully illustrated and retold for young readers.
  • Othello and Desdemonda are deeply in love, but not everyone wants them to live happily ever after. Iago, a scheming soldier, has sworn to destroy Othello. Jealousy, madness and death will follow...
  • Part of the Usborne Reading Programme, this book is written for fully confident readers who are still developing the stamina needed for standard length books.


Key Stage: KS2 E; Age 9+

Lexile Measure: 480L

Book Band: 12 - Brown

BIC: C3N79

CEFR Level: C1

Hardback with ribbon marker:
Price: £5.99
ISBN: 9781409564386
64 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Rosie Dickins

Illustrator: Christa Unzner


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