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In this section you can watch animated videos of five of Shakespeare’s most famous plays. You can also read short stories and poems written by British authors.
What will happen when David tries out Boffin's lie detector at school? Sometimes, the truth can be a little too close for comfort.
This short story by Ron Butlin is much darker than the title suggests. Does colour always fade with time?
Do you like the age that you are right now? If you could suddenly become older or younger, which age would you choose?
Are you a football fan? David Rooney, the main character in this story, is crazy about football. One day he discovers that the old man who is his next door neighbour has an interesting past.
Have you ever seen any photos of your parents when they were younger? Did they look like you?
Would you like to go on a cruise? This short story is set on a cruise ship and has a very funny ending.
In a beautiful Italian town, love is in the air. But the path of true love is never easy, especially when other people try to cause problems.
In the Italian city of Verona, two families hate each other. Romeo is from the Montague family and Juliet is a Capulet, but they fall in love at first sight. This is their tragic love story.
Prospero was once the ruler of Milan, but he has been trapped on an island with his daughter for 12 years. When he uses his magic to create a violent storm, we see that he has a plan for his enemies.
Do you agree with the saying that a woman's work is never done? Levi Tafari does, and he wrote this poem to tell the world about his very special mum.
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