|Interest Level||Reading Level||Reading A-Z||ATOS||Word Count|
|Grades 9 - 12||Grades 1 - 9||n/a||3.6||15605|
Romeo and JulietRomeo and Juliet or The Most Excellent and Lamentable Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, 1597 is a tragedy of William Shakespeare. It tells the story of two young lovers who, despite the opposition of their families, rivals among themselves, decide to marry clandestinely and live together; However, the pressure of that rivalry and a series of fatalities lead to the couple choosing suicide rather than living apart. This relationship between its protagonists has made them the archetype of the so-called unfortunate lovers.
Hardcover, 464 pages
Published on May 11, 2000 by Clarendon Press