Celeste Davidson Mannis

Who Was William Shakespeare?
  • Who Was William Shakespeare?

  • The plays of Shakespeare are still beloved the world over, yet much about the playwright remains a mystery. Discover the life of one of the most famous men in the history of theatre. With helpful illustrations including a diagram of the famous Globe Theatre, this concise and enjoyable biography puts together the pieces of Shakespeare's life and work for young readers.

    Puffin's 'Who Was . . . ?' book series presents clear and accessible biographies of some of history's most renowned individuals.

Celeste Davidson Mannis is the award winning author of several books for children. Born in Los Angeles, California, Celeste now resides there with her much loved husband and daughters. She holds undergraduate degrees in History and The History of Art, as well as a Masters in Business Administration, all from the University of Southern California. She has also studied British History and Renaissance Art History at the University of London.

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