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    Free download King of Shadows King of Shadows (NEW) Susan Cooper ½ 8 Summary In Susan Cooper's King of Shadows 20th century Shakespearean actor Nat Field's sojourn in historical 16th century London as an apprent

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    Download ã eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ½ Susan Cooper King of Shadows (NEW) Oh this is good The protagonist Nat Field is a young actor who has come over to play at the Globe with his company Somehow he goes to bed feeling ill and then wakes up in Shakespearean England With Shakespeare The rest of the novel is concerned with his adventures in this time period and also what happens when he returns to his 'normal' lifeAnd like I said it's very very good There's a heartrending moment when Nat almost falls in love wit

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    Free download King of Shadows King of Shadows (NEW) Download ã eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ½ Susan Cooper This is excerpted from a review I wrote for the now defunct Riverbank Review Susan Cooper who won the Newbery Medal for The Grey King of the Dark Is Rising seuence has full control of her magic In King of Shadows the title of the book comes from Midsummer Night’s Dream she shows that she understands the magic o

  4. says: King of Shadows (NEW) Download ã eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ½ Susan Cooper Free download King of Shadows

    King of Shadows (NEW) A short uick read Susan Cooper captured good the world of Shakespeare's London The characters and story itself I didn't find that exciting A lot of things are rushed and unansweredAll the World's a Page 2020 Read a book featuring Shakespeare as a character OR a book set during his lifetime

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    King of Shadows (NEW) Download ã eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ½ Susan Cooper Free download King of Shadows I love this book as much as i love Shakespeare which is a LOT It's a 5 star rating by far Warning When Nathan the mane part beside Sh

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    King of Shadows (NEW) Download ã eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ½ Susan Cooper A well written tale of time travel wrapped around some of Shakespeare’s most famous works The central character Nat is a member of a theatre troupe for boys who perform Shakespeare’s plays as they are meant to be performed at the Globe Theatre in London with an all male cast They will be performing ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ and Nat has been chosen to play the part of Puck During a warm up exercise Nat begins to feel very dizz

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    Free download King of Shadows Susan Cooper ½ 8 Summary Download ã eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ½ Susan Cooper I had to read this for schoolI'm not saying it was a terrible book but I don't really think it was worth my timeIf I hadn't been assigned it for school and if half my grade hadn't depended on it I would never have picked it up It was a book for a twelve year old not a high school studentIt had an awesome storyline good characters and a great ending but it just lacked addictability I fell asleep reading itMaybe its because our teacher for

  8. says: Susan Cooper ½ 8 Summary Download ã eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ½ Susan Cooper Free download King of Shadows

    Susan Cooper ½ 8 Summary Download ã eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ½ Susan Cooper Free download King of Shadows Nat has a tragic past but now has been chosen to be in an elite group of American boys and men who are going to act in the new Old Globe Shakespeare's own theater in England They are going to do it the old fashioned way with boys playing the p

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    Download ã eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ½ Susan Cooper Susan Cooper ½ 8 Summary Free download King of Shadows Read several years ago; reread now Rating Probably a 45 if we're going to be exactGoodness but this book is even better than I remembered This is excellent storytelling with extremely interesting characters well m

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    King of Shadows (NEW) I had read this book years ago and decided that my good memory of it was worth going back and trying it again I was right This is one extremely well researched thought out and written bookNat Field is a young actor recruited by a somewhat mysterious man named Arby to play Puck in Arby's version of A Midsummer Night's Dream The company of ac

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Free download King of Shadows

Download ã eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ½ Susan Cooper Characters á King of Shadows ✓ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF WHAT'S NAT DOING IN SHAKESPEARE'S TIMEOnly in the world of the theater can Nat Field find an escape from the tragedies that have shadowed his young life So he is thrilled when he is chosen to join an American drama troupe traveling to London to perform A Midsummer N. Oh this is good The protagonist Nat Field is a young actor who has come over to play at the Globe with his company Somehow he goes to bed feeling ill and then wakes up in Shakespearean England With Shakespeare The rest of the novel is concerned with his adventures in this time period and also what happens when he returns to his normal lifeAnd like I said it s very very good There s a heartrending moment when Nat almost falls in love with Shakespeare and Cooper conveys this hero worship with kindness and a light nonjudgemental touch There s a lot of warmth throughout the text Nat and his love of his work and Cooper and her patent love for Shakespeare The ending is excellent genuinely so but I can see how it may prove divisive It s admittedly stagey but that reflects the topic of the book uite well so I felt it fitted This is the only part where it lost a mark for me One of my pet hates with time travel or historic books is that the side detail overwhelms the central thread of the story Didn t happen here What detail there was was very seamless and nicely interwoven Good work all round and well worth a read

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King of Shadows

Download ã eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ½ Susan Cooper Characters á King of Shadows ✓ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF T of an Elizabethan theatrical production Nat finds the warm nurturing father figure missing from his life in none other than William Shakespeare himself Does Nat have to remain trapped in the past forever or give up the friendship he's so longed for in his own time. Nat has a tragic past but now has been chosen to be in an elite group of American boys and men who are going to act in the new Old Globe Shakespeare s own theater in England They are going to do it the old fashioned way with boys playing the parts of women While he is boarding with a kind family who puts him up while he is at the Old Globe well the new one he gets mysteriously ill and ends up actually working at the original Old Globe from 500 years prior to his life What has happened Will he ever recuperate from the trauma in his life He gets to act Puck in Midsummer alongside the actor who does Oberonwho happens to be the author of the play What has caused this switch Will he ever get back to his time Will he ever feel whole again This is not one of Cooper s best books by any means The magical writing of her great series The Dark is rising is simply not present I remember being uite disappointed with it when I first read it However now I find it much better It is about the wounds that love can bring It is about the healing the arts can bring It is about what Shakespeare may have actually been like as a person It is about theatrical history Ultimately it is about love and kindness to one another Recommended particularly if you know the child is suffering real loss or if you know you have someone bitten by the theatrical bug

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Download ã eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ½ Susan Cooper Characters á King of Shadows ✓ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Ight's Dream in a new replica of the famous Globe theaterShortly after arriving in England Nat goes to bed ill and awakens transported back in time four hundred years to another London and another production of A Midsummer Night's Dream Amid the bustle and excitemen. A short uick read Susan Cooper captured good the world of Shakespeare s London The characters and story itself I didn t find that exciting A lot of things are rushed and unansweredAll the World s a Page 2020 Read a book featuring Shakespeare as a character OR a book set during his lifetime

  • Paperback
  • 192
  • King of Shadows
  • Susan Cooper
  • English
  • 19 August 2020
  • 9781416905325