> Skip to content

Macbeth, one of the greatest stories ever told . . . in texts?!

Imagine: What if that tragic couple, Macbeth and Lady Macbeth, had smartphones? A classic is reborn in this fun and funny adaptation of one of Shakespeare’s most famous plays!

A prophecy from three witches.
A social-climbing couple committing a murder most foul.
A cover-up that spins way out of control.


and h8. The classics just got a whole lot more interesting. ;)


tl;dr A Shakespeare play told through its characters texting with emojis, posting photos, checking in at locations, and updating their relationship statuses. The perfect gift for hip theater lovers and teens.

A glossary and cast of characters are included for those who need it. For example: tl;dr means too long; didn’t read.

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780143780021

    February 1, 2016

    Random House Australia Children's

    112 pages

    RRP $19.99

    Online retailers

    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

Also by Courtney Carbone

Srsly Hamlet
Greek Gods #squadgoals
Darcy Swipes Left
OMG Shakespeare Boxed Set

Recommendations

Hag-Seed
The Gap of Time
Dunbar
New Boy
Vinegar Girl
Shylock is My Name
Incomplete Shakespeare: Much Ado About Nothing
Sonnets
YOLO Juliet
Srsly Hamlet
Darcy Swipes Left
OMG Shakespeare Boxed Set
Classic BBC Radio Shakespeare: Romances
A Midsummer Night #nofilter
Henry V
Shakespeare
The Duchess Of Malfi