Циклы книг Nancy Taylor
The Gift of Magi and Other Stories О. Генри
ISBN: 9781405842785 Год издания: 2013 Издательство: Pearson Education Limited Язык: Английский
O. Henry's stories are very famous. He writes about New York, Texas, Oklahoma ... Money and love are often problems. But how is a story going to finish? You never know. Readers always remember his stories.
Northanger Abbey Джейн Остен
ISBN: 978-1-4082-2110-5 Год издания: 2013 Издательство: Pearson Education Limited Язык: Английский
On a visit to the fashionable city of Bath, 17-year-old Catherine Morland looks for the excitement that she finds in romantic fiction, She makes friends and falls in love. But when she is invited to Northanger Abbey, she also experiences desperate unhappiness. What is real, and what is the product of her wild imagination?
Don Quixote Мигель де Сервантес Сааведра
ISBN: 978-1-4058-8442 Год издания: 2013 Издательство: Pearson Education ESL Язык: Английский
Don Quixote wants a different life, so he leaves his village with Sancho Panza. The two men want to be a knight and his squire from an earlier age. Will they find adventures? Will they be famous? Will they change the world? This is their story.
The Hunchback of Notre-Dame Виктор Гюго
ISBN: 9781405879101 Год издания: 2013 Издательство: Penguin Язык: Английский
Ugly and unwanted by the outside world. Quasimodo the hunchback lives under the protection of the priest in the Cathedral of Notre-Dame Then his quiet life is destroyed by the's priest evil plans for a beautiful gypsy girl. The priest needs Quasimodo's help. But the hunchback has other ideas.
Robinson Crusoe Даниель Дефо
ISBN: 9781405855334, 978-1-4058-5533-4 Год издания: 2008 Издательство: Pearson Education Limited Язык: Английский
Robinson Crusoe is at sea when there is a great storm. His ship goes down, and his friends die. The sea throws Crusoe onto a beach. He is on an island. But which island? Are there other people on it? And are they friendly? What will Crusoe do now?
Death on the Nile Agatha Christie
ISBN: 978-1-4082-7630-3 Год издания: 2008 Издательство: Pearson Education Limited Язык: Английский
Linnet Ridgeway is rich, beautiful and clever. She appears to have everything. But Linnet also has enemies. When she is shot dead on a passenger boat in Egypt, it is fortunate that Hercule Poirot is also on the trip. But even for the great Belgian detective, this is not a simple case.
Crime and Punishment Fyodor Dostoevsky
ISBN: 9781408274385 Год издания: 2011 Издательство: Pearson Education Limited Язык: Английский
Raskolnikoff, a young student, has been forced to give up his university studies because of lack of money. He withdraws from society and, poor and lonely, he develops a plan to murder a greedy old moneylender. Surely the murder of one worthless old woman would be excused, even approved of, if it made possible a thousand good deeds? But this crime is just the beginning of the story...
The Mummy Returns Nancy Taylor
ISBN: 978-1-4082-8514-5 Год издания: 2008 Издательство: Pearson Education Limited Язык: Английский
This is the second exciting Mummy movie. Ten years after their last battle with Imhotep, Evelyn and Rick O'Connell are back in Egypt. It is the Year of the Scorpion and people in Egypt are afraid. Somebody has to kill the Scorpion King, or the world will end. This Pack contains a Book and MP3.
Jim Smiley And His Jumping Frog And Other Stories Mark Twain
ISBN: 9780582854901 Год издания: 2014 Издательство: Pearson Education Язык: Английский
A man who loves to place bets acquires a remarkable frog, which he claims can outjump any other frog in the county.
Heart of Darkness Joseph Conrad
ISBN: 9781408276365 Год издания: 2012 Издательство: Pearson Education Язык: Английский
Dark allegory describes the narrator's journey up the Congo River and his meeting with, and fascination by, Mr. Kurtz, a mysterious personage who dominates the unruly inhabitants of the region. Masterly blend of adventure, character development, psychological penetration. Considered by many Conrad's finest, most enigmatic story.
The Five People You Meet in Heaven Mitch Albom
ISBN: 9781408263877 Год издания: 2012 Издательство: Pearson Education Язык: Английский
THE FIVE PEOPLE YOU MEET IN HEAVEN addresses the meaning of life, and life after death, in the poignant way that made TUESDAYS WITH MORRIE.An elderly amusement park maintenance worker named Eddie who, while operating a ride called the 'Free Fall', dies while trying to save a young girl who gets in the way of a falling cart that hurtles to earth. Eddie goes to heaven, where he meets five people who were unexpectedly instrumental in some way in his life. While each guide takes him through heaven, Eddie learns a little bit more about what his time on earth meant, what he was supposed to have learned, and what his true purpose on earth was.…
Schindler's List Nancy Taylor (retold)
ISBN: 978-1405882729 Год издания: 2008 Издательство: Penguin Язык: Английский
Contemporary / British English Thomas Keneally's famous novel tells the true story of Oskar Schindler, a businessman who risked his life every day during the Second World War to save as many Jews as possible. Steven Spielberg's film of Schindler's List won seven Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Director.