Roy Eberhardt has just moved to Florida and he doesn't like it much. But one day he finds the running boy and life becomes much more interesting. Does this boy know anything about the problems at the new pancake restaurant site? Why does he want to save the little owls that live there? And can Roy do anything to help? With Fact Files on the Florida Everglades, owls in danger and stopping the bullies. Формат: 13 см x 20 cм.
Ten-year-old Tonya Hailey is attacked and raped by two local men. Carl Lee, Tonya's father, kills them in revenge. Now, only his lawyer and friend, Jake Brigance, stands between him and the electric chair. Is there any hope for Carl Lee in a state where black men have little hope of finding justice?
It’s summer and it’s too hot to do anything. Jack doesn’t know what to do. He goes to the park, he goes to the pool, he meets his friends. This summer is really boring. Then one evening some boys hurt a hawk. Jack is the only person who can help. Suddenly Jack’s summer isn’t boring any more.
English Adventure makes learning English a magical, memorable experience, by using the familiar fantastic world of Disney characters that children know and love.
A lively series of fully illustrated stories centred around a group of friends, allowing young readers to identify with both the characters and the stories. Exciting double-page cartoon spreads feature real dialogue for a communicative approach. Stimulating Before and After Reading pages help and check understanding with KET and Trinity Levels 1 and 2 style activities and an Exit Test.
When Aunt Elizabeth comes back from Greenland she has a very strange present for Roger and Helen – a big egg. One day when they are eating dinner the egg starts to crack open. What's inside? Helbling Readers is great new series of beautifully illustrated graded stories specially devised for teenagers. The series is published in two categories, Helbling Readers Red Series and Helbling Readers Blue Series, each one addressing different age groups, language levels and interests. Helbling Readers Red Series is aimed at young teenagers. It includes a selection of adapted classics and original fiction to get your students reading for pleasure right from beginner level. Helbling Readers Blue Series is designed for teenagers and young adults. Readers chose from sensitively adapted teen-relevant classics and a gripping selection of original fiction. Helbling Readers have a wide variety of Before and After Reading activities to help and develop understanding, as well as background information, fact files and lots of pointers for project and culture work. The stories are carefully graded in five levels according to internationally recognised standards and include preparation for the Cambridge ESOL and Trinity exams.
Ventures is a six-level, standards-based ESL series for adult-education ESL. The interleaved Teacher's edition walks instructors step-by-step through the stages of a lesson. Also included are suggested times for exercises, teaching tips, expansion activities, cultural information, and ways to expand a one-hour lesson to fill two or three instructional hours. The CD-ROM contains reproducible games and activities for pair and group work, additional visuals, tests, and audio for tests.
In 1673 young John Ridd meets a little girl called Lorna Doone. Seven years later they meet again, and fall in love. But the Doones are a family of robbers and murderers. One of them, Carver, killed John's father and now wants to marry Lorna. Can John save Lorna from her worst fears? Retold by Mary Tomalin.
When Carl was a boy, he often wore goggles and a helmet because he imagined he was an explorer. Now Carl is an old man and he has to go to live in a home for the elderly. But when two men come to take Carl to the home, they hear a loud noise and see something amazing! Thousands of balloons on ropes are coming out of the chimney, pulling the house UP into the air! Read about Carl's amazing adventure. Retold by Coleen Degnan-Veness.
When Beauty reads this letter from her father, she bravely rides to the Beast's enchanted castle in his place. The Beast is truly terrifying, but, as Beauty soon realizes, nothing is quite as it seems. This book comes with a CD that brings the story to life through lively music and superbly characterized readings. A listenalong version is followed by a readalong version with prompts for page turns. Retold by Louie Stowell.