A retelling of the classic story for young learners of English. This series of readers offers young people illustrated editions of well-loved tales. The language is carefully graded for individual reading or for reading aloud.
A long time ago in China, some children are playing in a grass field. Suddenly a piece of the sky falls to the ground. Then another. And another. Soon the sky is full of holes. The children run to tell their old friend Lownu. They ask Lownu for help. But what can Lownu do? How can she mend the sky?
The man has been shot many times. Who wants to kill him, and why? The man can't remember. As he begins to learn about his past, he becomes even more confused. Does he have a future? Or will he be killed before he knows who - or what - he really is?
The Merchant of Venice - Penguin readers - Level 4
Bassanio wants to get married, but he has no money and a lot of debts. He asks his friend Antonio for a loan, but Antonio is waiting for his ships to return. Until then, he has nothing to lend. To help Bassanio, he borrows money from a money-lender – and agrees to an unusual condition. If Antonio cannot repay the loan in three months, the money-lender will cut a pound of flesh from his body. Will Antonio be able to repay the loan? Or will he die
Ali Baba discovers the forty thieves’ treasure by chance and becomes very rich. However, he will find himself in trouble more than once when the thieves come back for their riches... Read on to see how he will manage to outsmart all his enemies.
Little Helpers (Book + Activity book) - Dolphin readersDolphins are interactive graded readers specially designed to make developing language skills fun for younger learners. Full-colour illustrations and cross-curricular content stimulate students' interest and maintain their attention, while carefully graded English introduces them to new language points in an entertaining context. Integrated activities for every page of story text encourage students to practise newly acquired language skills.