»Yes, it is a great story. (…) And, no, I will not attempt to do justice to William Shakespeare, nor the story. I will simply take what I find of use and write my own story. And, yes, I will have the nerve to call it Macbeth.«
Norwegian thriller writer Jo Nesbø joins authors including Anne Tyler and Margaret Atwood writing fresh versions of Shakespeare’s Macbeth. Alison Flood reports at The Guardian.