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The Great Fire Of London: Learn English Through Story
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The Great Fire Of London: Learn English Through StoryThe Great Fire Of London: Learn English Through Story

The Great Fire of London began on the night of September 2, 1666, as a small fire on Pudding Lane, in the bakeshop of Thomas Farynor, baker to King Charles II. At one o'clock in the morning, a servant woke to find the house aflame, and the baker and his family escaped, but a fear-struck maid perished in the blaze...
 
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Around The World in 80 Days: Learn English Through Story
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Around The World in 80 Days: Learn English Through StoryAround The World in 80 Days: Learn English Through Story

Around the World in Eighty Days (French: Le tour du monde en quatre-vingts jours) is a classic adventure novel by the French writer Jules Verne, published in 1873.
 
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Tags: French, World, Around, published, Verne, Through, Story
Small Kingdom - Learn English by Story - (level 1) (English Subtitled)
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Small Kingdom - Learn English by Story - (level 1) (English Subtitled)Small Kingdom - Learn English by Story - (level 1) (English Subtitled)

A warrior sets out in search of water to save his kingdom from drought. He brings home what they think is a 'water-seed'.
 
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Tags: English, Learn, Kingdom, Story, Subtitled, Small, level
Seven Minutes from Home: An American Daughter's Story
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Seven Minutes from Home: An American Daughter's Story

Seven Minutes from Home: An American Daughter’s Story is a collection of linked stories written chronologically from 1980–2015. They create a multifaceted narrative of how the public and the private, the past and present, the local and global, intersect. With earnest reflection, modesty and humor, Laurel Richardson introduces the reader to her Ohio neighborhoods, friends, family, writers and therapy dogs.
 
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We'll All Be Murdered In Our Beds: The Shocking History of Crime Reporting in Britain
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We'll All Be Murdered In Our Beds: The Shocking History of Crime Reporting in Britain

In this colourful history of the wild world of crime reporting since 1700, Duncan Campbell reveals what it’s really like to deal with murderers, gangsters, robbers, cat burglars, victims, informers and detectives, looking at the ‘hacks in the macs’ and the ‘Murder Gang’ who would go to any lengths to get a story – and serve it up to an ever-eager reading public.
 
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The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human
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The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human

Humans live in landscapes of make-believe. We spin fantasies. We devour novels, films, and plays. Even sporting events and criminal trials unfold as narratives. Yet the world of story has long remained an undiscovered and unmapped country. It's easy to say that humans are "wired" for story, but why?
 
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Evolution: The Human Story
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Evolution: The Human Story

How did we develop from simple animals inhabiting small pockets of forest in Africa to the dominant species on Earth? Traveling back almost eight million years to our earliest primate relatives, Evolution: The Human Story charts the development of our species from tree-dwelling primates to modern humans.
Investigating each of our ancestors in detail and in context, from the anatomy of their bones to the environment they lived in, Evolution: The Human Story profiles every human relative and ancestor discovered to date, and illustrates them in lifelike form.
 
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