Tag Archives: Shakespeare

3 Books by 1992 Teacher of the Year, Rafe Esquith (2003 – 2009) + a Documentary (2005)

I read these books a few years ago and think of them everyday!  Whether you’re a supportive parent or a homeschooler, there are many, many insights and inspirations here.  Don’t miss the documentary The Hobart Shakespeareans! There Are No Shortcuts … Continue reading

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Shakespeare Stories & Shakespeare Stories II by Leon Garfield (1985 & 1994)

  My husband and I are in the process of moving and a few days ago we boxed up the hundreds of books on our family room bookshelf.  Halfway through the project, I saw these two books which I purchased … Continue reading

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The Wonderful Winter by Marchette Chute (1954)

Sir Robert (Robin) Wakefield lives the privileged life of an aristocratic twelve year old in 16th century England.  But as fancy as that sounds, it mostly means he spends hours and hours with a boring tutor learning Latin, and being … Continue reading

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