Books To Be or Not to Be by Ryan North Paperback, 768 pages, Breadpig, List Price: $28.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleTo Be or Not to BeAuthorRyan North Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary A choosable path adventure retells the Shakespearean classic Hamlet. Sword-fight, scheme, make key scientific discoveries, solve riddles, and die in 100 different ways. Genres: Fiction Also by Ryan North The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl 1 Romeo And/Or Juliet Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about To Be or Not to Be Monkey See Don't Like Hamlet? Now's Your Chance To Rewrite It August 7, 2013 To be or not to be? The choice is yours in Ryan North's Choose Your Own Adventure rewrite of Hamlet. Shakespeare's classic play is humorously re-imagined, but offers a new look at its themes for the modern reader, including a new take on its female characters.