The fair city of Verona is trouble by two feuding families: the Montagues and the Capulets. Their hatred for each other runs deep and they regularly disturb the streets with their fighting. When Romeo Montague meets and falls instantly in love with Juliet Capulet, it can only lead to a tragic end. William Shakespeares wonderful and iconic play is a relevant today as it was when it was written - over 400 years ago! It is one of his best-known works, containing some of his most famous line. Detailed illustrations and lively content capture all of the beauty, emotion, and tragedy of Shakespeares timeless tale.