William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet
Part of the Shakespeare Today series
Middle Years - Key Stage 2 Learn More
Balthasar - Baz - a Montague mob foot soldier and Romeo's right hand man - narrates the tragic tale of Romeo and Juliet.
The story unfolds on a contemporary Nottingham estate, where trouble is brewing between the Montague Mob and the Capulet Crew.
This book presents a contemporary retelling of one of Shakespeare's most famous plays, but there are still no happy endings.