An engaging classroom playscript. Johnny Maxwell, visiting the local cemetery, discovers that he can see the dead. He can talk to them, too - much to his friends' amazement. So when the news breaks that the local council plans to sell the cemetery to a property developer, Johnny learns that there are some things in life (and death) that are worth fighting for...
- Exciting adaptations of modern and classic novels, and a range of original plays
- Motivating activities focusing on performance, close text analysis, language and structure, together with varied creative tasks
- Insights into the plays by the authors and adaptors
- Notes on props and staging
|Publisher:||Oxford University Press, USA|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)|
|Age Range:||10 - 13 Years|
About the Author
Beloved and prolific British author Terry Pratchett (1948-2015) is best known for his series of novels set in the fantastic setting of Discworld, the first being The Colour of Magic. Pratchett's books genre-jump from fantasy to science fiction to young adult books, and the Discworld series has been adapted into audiobooks and inspired comic books, fan-created games, music, theatre, and more.
Hometown:Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
Date of Birth:April 28, 1948
Place of Birth:Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England
Education:Four honorary degrees in literature from the universities of Portsmouth, Bristol, Bath and Warwick