Bog Child - Oxford Playscripts

Bog Child - Oxford Playscripts $15.99

Adrian Flynn

Published by Oxford University Press

Large Mixed Cast
A sensitive adaptation of Siobhan Dowd's wonderful novel that intersects the stories of teenage Fergus and his hunger striker brother with Mel, whose ancient body he finds preserved in the bog ...

Fergus also has to deal with the joys and torments of first love, conflicting family loyalties and the demands of school

All at the height of the hunger strikes in 1980s Northern Ireland


The Oxford Playscripts series offers exciting and skilful adaptations of a range of major novels and also includes ...

* New, innovative activities specifically tailored for Key Stage 3 English & Drama and aimed at 11-14 year old students

* Activities include work on Speaking and Listening, close text analysis and the structure of playscripts, and as a springboard for personal writing

* Insights into the plays from their distinguished authors and adapters

* Advice on staging

* Speaking parts: 13 male; 7 female; 12 either

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