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The Ultimate Shakespeare List

To read or not to read? Celebrate Shakespeare by rereading his classics alongside modern retellings of his famous plays.

  1. 1

    Macbeth

    by William Shakespeare

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  2. 2

    Macbeth

    by Jo Nesbo

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  3. 3

    Othello

    by William Shakespeare

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  4. 4

    New Boy

    by Tracy Chevalier

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  5. 5

    The Tempest

    by William Shakespeare

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  6. 6

    Hag-Seed

    by Margaret Atwood

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  7. 7

    The Taming of the Shrew

    by William Shakespeare

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  8. 8

    Vinegar Girl

    by Anne Tyler

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  9. 9

    The Merchant of Venice

    by William Shakespeare

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  10. 10

    Shylock Is My Name

    by Howard Jacobson

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  11. 11

    King Lear

    by William Shakespeare

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  12. 12

    Dunbar

    by Edward St. Aubyn

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  13. 13

    The Winter’s Tale

    by William Shakespeare

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  14. 14

    The Gap of Time

    by Jeanette Winterson

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