Colin Maclean, Edmonton Sun
"Little is known about the man we know as William Shakespeare. And so for the past 450 or so years, writers have filled in blanks the great playwright left behind. Consequently, we get Shakespeare the passionate young lover (Shakespeare in Love) or as a hack taking credit for the writing of his betters (Edward De Vere/Christopher Marlowe/Francis Bacon — take your pick)."
Read the review at The Sun.