Kendall’s #GeekySummerReads – William Shakespeare’s Star Wars: Verily, A New Hope

I’m reading through a geeky list of books this summer that all have some sort of a supernatural, sci-fi, or general geeky feel to them. You can check out my blogs about the first three books on the list, RobopocalypseAsylum, and Ready Player One. You can also follow the hashtag #GeekySummerReads to hear me talk about the book I’m reading, and join in on the conversation yourself. I just finished the latest book on my list, William Shakespeare’s Star Wars: Verily, A New Hope by Ian Doescher.

This book is exactly what it sounds like. It is Star Wars: Episode IV—A New Hope, with Shakespearean language. Take a look at the book trailer:

Basically, the book is structured just like any other Shakespeare play you read back in high school or college, but the iconic scenes from Star Wars are highly recognizable—even if you struggle with reading/understanding Shakespearean language…

Read the rest over at Girls of Geek12!

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