King of Shadows

by Susan Mary Cooper

Publisher: Aladdin

Written in English
Cover of: King of Shadows | Susan Mary Cooper
Published: Pages: 186 Downloads: 497
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Subjects:

  • Social Issues - Adolescence,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Time travel,
  • Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic,
  • Historical - Renaissance,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Science Fiction, Fantasy, Magic,
  • Actors and actresses,
  • Globe Theatre (Southwark, London, England)

Edition Notes

Aladdin Fantasy

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7729747M
ISBN 10068984445X
ISBN 109780689844454

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The page for the Anthology Shadows 4. Discussion Recommended! Recommending means this is a discussion worth sharing. Welcome to the Scholar's Blog Book Discussion Group And to its first discussion. This month, we're discussion Susan Cooper's timeslip tale, King of title refers to these lines of Shakespeare's. When he wakes, Nat finds himself in , an actor at the original Globe - and his co-star is none other than the King of Shadows himself: William Shakespeare. Nat's new life is full of excitement, danger and the passionate friendship that he has longed for since the tragic death of his parents.   I read this for the Time Travel Challenge.. Yeah, I’m not adhering to my list.. TOO BAD. I’m making King of Shadows part of a time travel mini-challenge that I call the Books I Like Because They Contain Time Travel and in Spite of Having Been Written by Authors I Do Not Like as Much as My Big Sister Does Challenge. I shall include Time Cat in this mini-challenge too, because I can do that.

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What I enjoyed the most in the book King of Shadows was the transitions that Susan Cooper wrote when Nathan Field, the main character, would go back in time or into the present. Now the reason why this book got stars out of 5 is that a book is obviously not perfect/5.

Susan Cooper writes beautifully gripping fantasy, and 'King of Shadows' is no exception. Wherein: a young actor travels back in time, gets to work with Shakespeare, and save the day. It's the kind of story you'll wish you were part of.

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Learn about Author Central. Kathryn Ann Kingsley King of Shadows book out of 5 stars 82 ratings/5(82). Boston Globe/Horn Book Award Honor Book: PRAISE FOR KING OF SHADOWS: King of Shadows is a daring and complex novel, set against the backdrop of the life of an unhappy child who, by travelling unwittingly through time, learns how to face King of Shadows book real life troubles.

As ever, Cooper's delicious descriptive prose combines with her elegant dialogue to. King of Shadows is a thoughtful tale of discovery set in one of the most exciting times in the history of the theatre. The year isand the Company of Boys gather in Cambridge, Massachusetts, to rehearse productions of William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar and A Midsummer Night's Dream.

King of Shadows is the first book that I have read by this author and is the first book in this series. Because at the end of this book is a huge cliffie. The kind that says OH NO, WHAT the you know what.

This story is a bit dark for those that dont like that kind of book. This is the modern day myth re-telling of Persephone and Hades/5. If you're reading this, go read this book instead Unfortunately, the summary says this book is for grades 4 -- 7.

It's been many years since I was that young, and I love the book. If you've ever lost someone you loved, and struggled with the loss, read King King of Shadows book Shadows. King Of Shadows () About book: Michael Morpurgo had once described Susan Cooper as "a storyteller of immense power".

Only after reading one of her books, the 'King of Shadows', for myself that I can fully appreciate Morpurgo's approbation. King of Shadows by Susan Cooper in DOC, EPUB, FB2 download e-book.

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King of Shadows is a historical young adult novel written by Susan Cooper. The book, which was published intells the story of an orphaned boy who participates in the production of a Shakespeare play with an elite theater company in London.

King Of Shadows by Kathryn Ann Kingsley is book two in The Masks Of Under series and continues Lydia’s story. After attempting to flee, she finds herself face-to-face with Aon, the mad warlock who had haunted her dreams with his murderous plans and sadistic nature. She combines fantasy with history in Victory (a Washington Post Top Ten for Children novel), King of Shadows and Ghost Hawk, and her magical The Boggart and the Monster, second in a trilogy, won the Scottish Arts Council’s Children’s Book Award.

Susan Cooper lives on a saltmarsh island in Massachusetts, and you can visit her online at /5(10). King of Shadows (Dramatized) audiobook, by Susan Cooper King of Shadows carries us to London along with a troupe of young American actors to perform A Midsummer Night's Dream in the new Globe Theatre.

But through the magic of Susan Cooper's imagination, the journey takes us through time, where one of the young actors discovers he has become a friend of, 3/5.

Quotes a bunch of quotes from the book 'king of shadows' "It was the second time in my life that I had woken up somewhere I hadn't been when I went to sleep" - Nat.

When I read King of Shadows, I realized once again how well-written all of Susan Cooper's stories are. The characters are developed richly and they all have distinct personality. The plot is wonderful, and I would give this book an 15 on a scale of 1 to A great read, as well as her series the Dark is Rising.

Highly recommended!Cited by: She combines fantasy with history in Victory (a Washington Post Top Ten for Children novel), King of Shadows and Ghost Hawk, and her magical The Boggart and the Monster, second in a trilogy, won the Scottish Arts Council’s Children’s Book Award.

Susan Cooper lives on a saltmarsh island in Massachusetts, and you can visit her online at Book Edition: Reprint. King Sombra x Reader. There is a tale, of a stallion. A stallion who is as dark as the night. A stallion who whispers into the minds of young fillies and colts and manipulate them into fulfilling his motives.

A Stallion who can bend shadows to their will. A conquer of kingdoms and ponies. Yet. King of Shadows, Book Review- FBP Ep. 36 My-Fair-Googie. Today's book is King of Shadows by Susan Cooper, a little book about Shakespeare, his time, his life, himself, though the eyes of. Only 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 Night's Dream in a new replica of the famous Globe theater. Shortly after arriving in England, Nat goes to bed ill and awakens transported back in time Author: Susan Cooper.

Get this from a library. King of shadows. [Susan Cooper; Bodley Head (Firm),] -- While in London as part of an all-boy acting company preparing to perform in a replica of the famous Globe Theatre, Nat Field suddenly finds himself transported back to and performing in the. King of Shadows by Susan Cooper.

Young Nat Field travels with a Shakespearean acting troupe from the United States read more. Young Nat Field travels with a Shakespearean acting troupe from the United States to London to play the role of Puck in a performance of Midsummer Night’s Dream at the newly recreated Globe Theatre.

Almost as soon as he arrives in London, Nat begins feeling strange. 50+ videos Play all Mix - 14 The King - Zakk Wylde (Book of Shadows II - ) YouTube Black Label Society Hangover Music Vol. VI Full Album) - Duration: williebsocoolviews.

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The King Of Shadows Chapter One. J A D E, Multi Lefaiye. Proudly stamped onto your flank was a book and a magnifying glass. You had found your passion. Your very own special talent. When you were old enough, your mother gently pushed you to go to flight school with the other pegasuses.

You said no, intent on pursuing further studies instead. King of Shadows Discussion Guide. Grades. 6–8. Quick links to lesson materials: 1 Item. Book. Teach This Lesson.

About the Book With the death of his parents, Nathan Field has experienced tragedy in his own life. But it's a Shakespearean comedy that brings him to the New Globe, a reconstruction of the London theater where Shakespeare's plays.

King of Shadows by Susan Cooper is a tale about a young boy's journey to overcome his devastating past in exchange for a hopeful future. Nat is an orphan who escapes into the world of the theatre to avoid his sadness.

Get this from a library. King of shadows. [Susan Cooper] -- While in London as part of an all-boy acting company preparing to perform in a replica of the famous Globe Theatre, Nat Field suddenly finds himself transported back to and performing in the. The page for the Anthology Shadows.

More Covers & Posters: There are no additional images for this Anthology. King of Shadows Book Summary and Study Guide. Susan Cooper Booklist Susan Cooper Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of King of Shadows; Nathan Field, an teen orphan from North Carolina, is a talented actor who is chosen for the Company of Boys, who will rehearse Shakespeare, be flown to England, and perform the plays "as they were.

King of Shadows by Susan Cooper This Readers Theater script of King of Shadows by Susan Cooper was written by Susan Cooper for the Children’s Literary Lights Readers Theater performance at the Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

The performance was created and presented by The. She combines fantasy with history in Victory (a Washington Post Top Ten for Children novel), King of Shadows and Ghost Hawk, and her magical The Boggart and the Monster, second in a trilogy, won the Scottish Arts Council’s Children’s Book Award.

Susan Cooper lives on a saltmarsh island in Massachusetts, and you can visit her online at /5(39).King of Shadows carries us to London along with a troupe of young American actors to perform A Midsummer Night's Dream in the new Globe Theatre.

But through the magic of Susan Cooper's imagination, the journey takes us through time, where one of the young actors discovers he has become a friend of, and actor alongside, none other than William.