Dickens and Shakespeare!
Dickens and Shakespeare are such famous Englishmen that I knew we had to somehow cover them in our ‘England week’. But with a 4yo and an 18mo, I wasn’t sure how to do that. I came across these books from Usborne, and actually they have been perfect. They are definitely not suitable for my 18mo. However my 4yo absolutely loves them. Particularly the Dickens – he is really into Oliver Twist and Great Expectations. They are very well written, easy to understand and follow and very engaging, whilst keeping the essence of the stories. A great introduction to these two great men!
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