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The tempest / retold by Georghia Ellinas ; illustrated by Jane Ray.

By: Ellinas, Georghia [author.]Contributor(s): Ray, Jane, 1960- [illustrator.]Material type: TextTextPublication details: Somerville, MA : Candlewick Press, 2020Edition: First U.S. editionDescription: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cmISBN: 9781536211443; 1536211443Contained works: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. TempestSubject(s): Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Tempest -- Adaptations | Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Adaptations -- Juvenile fiction | Tempest (Shakespeare, William) | Magic -- Juvenile fiction | Magicians -- Juvenile fiction | Storms -- Juvenile fiction | Islands -- Juvenile fiction | Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fictionDDC classification: [Fic] Summary: Ariel is a spirit of the air who can fly, ride on clouds, and glow bright as fire. When his master, the magician Prospero, is overthrown by his brother as the Duke of Milan, Ariel joins Prospero and his baby daughter on a journey that will bring them to a beautiful island ruled by the monstrous Caliban--and to a series of events that lead to a vengeful storm, confounding spells, true romance, and a master who is persuaded to give his transgressors a second chance. Narrated from Ariel's perspective, the story is told in language that is true to the original play but accessible to all. With exquisite illustrations by acclaimed artist Jane Ray, this captivating retelling is a magical way to introduce children to one of the best-loved works of the world's greatest playwright.
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Ariel is a spirit of the air who can fly, ride on clouds, and glow bright as fire. When his master, the magician Prospero, is overthrown by his brother as the Duke of Milan, Ariel joins Prospero and his baby daughter on a journey that will bring them to a beautiful island ruled by the monstrous Caliban--and to a series of events that lead to a vengeful storm, confounding spells, true romance, and a master who is persuaded to give his transgressors a second chance. Narrated from Ariel's perspective, the story is told in language that is true to the original play but accessible to all. With exquisite illustrations by acclaimed artist Jane Ray, this captivating retelling is a magical way to introduce children to one of the best-loved works of the world's greatest playwright.

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