This Scholastic Classics edition of Shakespeare’s
well-known tragedy is perfect for students and Shakespeare enthusiasts
By the pricking of my thumbs,
wicked this way comes.
sinister witches tell Macbeth that power and glory
could be within his grasp, he murders the king
in a bid to ensure his future. But he soon sees the error of his
ways, for if you kill once, you will kill again – and the
dead will return to haunt you for your sins.
power, witchcraft, deadly deeds, relationships and risks
are themes that run through this enduring play.