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10 thoughts on “Pop Sonnets Shakespearean Spins on Your Favorite Songs

  1. says:

    I haven't read a Shakespeare work to completion it wasn't a reuirement in school for me yet and it's not something I've chose to embark on myself I have some of his stuff waiting to be read in the ever huge TBR shelves but I haven't uite mustered up the courage yet I do know that these verses are likely simplified compare

  2. says:

    This had me laughing so hard My husband and I took turns reading some out loud and having the other one figure out which popular song the sonnet was parodying Yep That's our idea of a good time hahaha I would love to use this as a tool in the classroom and have students write their own Shakespeared versions of their favorite songs

  3. says:

    Pop Sonnets Shakespearean Spins on Your Favorite Songs by Erik Didriksen is one of those little gems of a book that have you laughing smiling a

  4. says:

    This could be the greatest thing I've ever read It might not have been a great thing to read while sick because I was laughing so hard I would start coughing But I digressI love me some Shakespeare and pop music is sort o

  5. says:

    Thank you uirk Books for sending this to me for reviewOne of the coolest books I have ever read4 stars because some sonnets were better than others but 'tis kind of things such as taste that one can not control It's a small fast fun read I had the song lyrics opened while reading it and it was very entertaining Recommend to everyone

  6. says:

    Okay now all I need is a version of this but with only Disney songs

  7. says:

    This book is not a watered down summary of Shakespeare's finest Actually it's like Epic Rap Battles took all of your favourite songs and made them twice as badass with a dash of Shakespearean refinery It's well done expertly crafted and a joy to read

  8. says:

    Pop Sonnets Shakespearean Spins on Your Favorite Songs is such a fun and uniue read It combines humour Shakespeare and pop culture at the same time Seriously what better to ask??Erik Didriksen's ability to transform those pop songs t

  9. says:

    Thanks NetGalleyThis was such an awesome read I can see myself using this book as a party game uizzing my friends or family seeing if they can guess the original song It was nice to see such a wide range of songs translated many decad

  10. says:

    This book is ridiculously fun Sonnets meet pop songs in this hilarious recreation of popular music from the last 50 years – from Billy Joel to Taylor Swift I think my favorite part was trying to guess the song before I got to the title at the end of the sonnet This is a super fast and hilarious read I highly recommend – Michelle V

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READ ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Erik Didriksen

The Bard meets the Backstreet Boys in Pop Sonnets a collection of 100 classic pop songs reimagined as Shakespearean sonnets All of your favorite artists are represented in the. I haven t read a Shakespeare work to completion it wasn t a reuirement in school for me yet and it s not something I ve chose to embark on myself I have some of his stuff waiting to be read in the ever huge TBR shelves but I haven t uite mustered up the courage yet I do know that these verses are likely simplified compared to some of Shakespeare s works where I have seen lines and bits and piecesReading this I think of rewording the lyrics into a poem written via Shakespeare style omitting duplicate lyrics and chorus The cover on the front is cute and eye catching but it doesn t stick to humor through the whole thing While the humorous songs are sort of fun it was the serious variations that really spoke to me turning the songs into beautiful poetry with heartFrom Sonnets of Love I especially enjoyed Guns N Roses Sweet Child of Mine the song rocks too and The Monkees I m a Believer I thought of romance like a chest of gold assuming what I gave would e er be lost thus I commanded that my heart grow cold so I might ne er incur its heavy cost Even if I liked the serious the funny ones were cute too including The Weather Girls It s Raining Men and MC Hammer s You Can t Touch This Thought Vanilla Ice was kind of a failure thoughMy favorite was probably Frank Sinatra s My Way The first part The curtain falls my time draws near its end but I ll not fear the bitter wrath of age I ll say it clear I have observ d sweet friend within my life that all the world s a stage and if the men and women players be I ve played my part and made myself the leadGreat gift for Shakespeare addicts poetry lovers and music fans Beyond the Pale uite mustered The Black Ice Score (Parker, up the courage yet I do know that these verses are likely simplified compared to some of Shakespeare s works where I have seen lines and bits and piecesReading this I think of rewording the lyrics into a poem written via Shakespeare style omitting duplicate lyrics and chorus The cover on the front is cute and eye catching but it doesn t stick to humor through the whole thing While the humorous songs are sort of fun it was the serious variations that really spoke to me turning the songs into beautiful poetry with heartFrom Sonnets of Love I especially enjoyed Guns N Roses Sweet Child of Mine the song rocks too and The Monkees I m a Believer I thought of romance like a chest of gold assuming what I gave would e er be lost thus I commanded that my heart grow cold so I might ne er incur its heavy cost Even if I liked the serious the funny ones were cute too including The Weather Girls It s Raining Men and MC Hammer s You Can t Touch This Thought Vanilla Ice was kind of a failure thoughMy favorite was probably Frank Sinatra s My Way The first part The curtain falls my time draws near its end but I ll not fear the bitter wrath of age I ll say it clear I have observ d sweet friend within my life that all the world s a stage and if the men and women players be I ve played my part and made myself the leadGreat gift for Shakespeare addicts poetry lovers and music fans

SUMMARY Pop Sonnets Shakespearean Spins on Your Favorite Songs

Pop Sonnets Shakespearean Spins on Your Favorite Songs

Se pages from Bon Jovi and Green Day to Miley Cyrus Beyoncé and beyond Already a smash sensation on the Internet the Tumblr page has 20000 followers Pop Sonnets has been fea. Okay now all I need is a version of this but with only Disney songs

READ ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Erik Didriksen

Tured by the AV Club BuzzFeed and Vanity Fair among many others More than half of these pop sonnets are exclusive to this collection and have never been published in any form. Thanks NetGalleyThis was such an awesome read I can see myself using this book as a party game uizzing my friends or family seeing if they can guess the original song It was nice to see such a wide range of songs translated many decades of music from Frank Sinatra to U2 to Miley Cyrus Totally hilarious and so well done