This season, get ready for a striking reimagining of William Shakespeare's classic tale, Macbeth. 12-year-old striker Macbeth has a promising talent on the field. He also has a burning desire to become captain of Shotfield football team, and he is prepared to do whatever it takes. Macbeth's hard-hearted mother also pushes him to succeed - getting ahead to get spotted by academy scouts, even if it means dirty tricks. So when the whistle blows for the big game, fair is foul and fouls are definitely fair! A back-of-the-net retelling of Shakespeare's classic play from bestselling author Michael Rosen, and artistic-genius, Tony Ross.
5AJ Interest age: from c 8 years, YFCF Crime & mystery fiction (Children's / Teenage), YFN Family & home stories (Children's / Teenage), YFQ Humorous stories (Children's / Teenage), YFR Sporting stories (Children's / Teenage), YFS School stories (Children's / Teenage), YFT Historical fiction (Children's / Teenage), YXC Personal & social issues: bullying, violence & abuse (Children's / Teenage)