Wuthering Heights - With Audio Level 5 Oxford Bookworms Library


Author: Emily Brontë
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0194632326
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 112
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A level 5 Oxford Bookworms Library graded reader. This version includes an audio book: listen to the story as you read. Retold for Learners of English by Clare West. The wind is strong on the Yorkshire moors. There are few trees, and fewer houses, to block its path. There is one house, however, that does not hide from the wind. It stands out from the hill and challenges the wind to do its worst. The house is called Wuthering Heights. When Mr Earnshaw brings a strange, small, dark child back home to Wuthering heights, it seems he has opened his doors to trouble. He has invited in something that, like the wind, is safer kept out of the house.

Wuthering Heights


Author: Emily Bronte,Clare West,Jennifer Bassett
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780194237611
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 103
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"The wind is strong on the Yorkshire moors. There are few trees, and fewer houses, to block its path. There is one house, however, that does not hide from the wind. It stands out from the hill and challenges the wind to do its worst. The house is called Wuthering Heights. When Mr Earnshaw brings a strange, small child back home to Wuthering Heights, it seems he has opened his doors to trouble. He has invited in something that, like the wind, is safer kept out of the house." --Back cover.

Tess of the d'Urbervilles - With Audio Level 6 Oxford Bookworms Library


Author: Thomas Hardy
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0194631087
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 144
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A level 6 Oxford Bookworms Library graded reader. This version includes an audio book: listen to the story as you read. Retold for Learners of English by Clare West. A pretty young girl has to leave home to make money for her family. She is clever and a good worker; but she is uneducated and does not know the cruel ways of the world. So, when a rich young man says he loves her, she is careful - but not careful enough. He is persuasive, and she is overwhelmed. It is not her fault, but the world says it is. Her young life is already stained by men's desires, and by death.

Oliver Twist


Author: Richard Rogers
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780194230926
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 120
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The tale of a waif's unwilling but inevitable recruitment into a scabrous gang of thieves, this novel offers a realistic portrait of the correlation between poverty and crime.

Dublin People

Short Stories
Author: Maeve Binchy,Jennifer Bassett
Publisher: Oxford University
ISBN: 9780194230841
Category: Dublin (Ireland)
Page: 120
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The Oxford Bookworms Library offers new editions of the original Oxford Bookworms Black and Green series, merging the two series into one with new covers. Each new edition builds on the success of the original series and provides enhanced teaching support. Sixteen additional pages inside each book allow extra pages of activities and increased author and series information. Some of the titles have new illustrations. For those titles which had associated cassettes, the cassettes will remain available with the same ISBNs as before.

The Bronte Story


Author: Tim Vicary
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780194226882
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 60
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These autobiographies of Afro-American ex-slaves comprise the largest body of literature produced by slaves in human history. The book consists of three sections: selected reviews of slave narratives, dating from 1750 to 1861; essays examining how such narratives serve as historical material; and essays exploring the narratives as literary artifacts.

The Mystery of Allegra


Author: Peter Foreman
Publisher: Oxford University
ISBN: 9780194229807
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 56
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Allegra is an unusual name. It means 'happy' in Italian, but the little girl in this story is sometimes very sad. She is only five years old, but she tells Adrian, her new friend, that she is going to die soon. How does she know ? And who is the other Allegra ? The girl in a long white nightdress, who has golden hair and big blue eyes. The girl who tomes only at night, and whose hands and face are cold, so cold...

Oxford Bookworms


Author: Rowena Wakefield
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780194209519
Category:
Page: 72
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Word count 5,830 Read at a comfortable level with word count and CEFR level on every cover Illustrations, photos, and diagrams support comprehension Activities build language skills and check understanding Glossaries teach difficult vocabulary Free editable tests for every book

Land of My Childhood

Stories from South Asia
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780194792103
Category: Readers
Page: 87
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Help your students read their way to better English with this new edition of the world's best graded readers - now with a new range of World Stories, fully revised Factfiles, more audio, and new tests. The new edition includes the original Bookworms stories, plus the Starters, Playscripts and Factfiles, making it easy for you to see the full choice of books at each Stage. The highly acclaimed seven-stage system of grading, from Starter to Stage 6, remains the same, helping you to find the right level for all your students. The Oxford Bookworms Library provides superb reading and student / teacher support for the classroom, and is also highly recommended for schools running Extensive Reading Programmes, offering the right range of books that encourage students to read for pleasure.