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Wow! stories from real life - a low-beginning, multi-skills text by Hess, Natalie, 1936-

Wow! stories from real life - a low-beginning, multi-skills text

"Adapted, field-tested, and carefully selected from over 5000 news articles and personal experiences, these stories are written at a low-beginning level. Each believe-it-or-not story taps into students' own experiences, hopes, fears, and dreams via a unique and flexible array of exercises, featuring many more activities than you'll find in most books, flexible exercises that allow students to work individually, in pairs, or in groups and at their own levels, "About me" activities that enable eve

Feb 27, 2015
V is for vampire by Thompson, Lesley.

V is for vampire

"'He's great, Vera,' said Angie. When Viktor Sarav takes a job at Ballantine's, Angie and her brother Don - the young owners of the New York fashion company - are pleased. But soon there are strange deaths in the company. Is there a vampire at work at Ballantine's? Vera Donato, a company director with secrets to hide, is against Viktor. But Ed Valdemar, the company lawyer, trusts him. Who is right?"--P. [4] of cover.

Feb 27, 2015
Troy by Bowler, Bill.

Troy

"'I see Troy in flames years from now - because Paris brings disaster to us,' Queen Hecuba says about her son. Paris's father, King Priam, wants to kill him. But Paris lives, and later loves Helen - King Menelaus's queen - from Greece. When Paris brings Helen to Troy, war begins between the Trojans and Greeks. What happens when Paris's brother Hector and the Greek fighter Achilles meet in battle? Who wins the war, and how?"--P. [4] of cover.

Feb 27, 2015
TOEFL iBT premier 2014-2015 by

TOEFL iBT premier 2014-2015

Feb 27, 2015
The sorcerer's apprentice by Bowler, Bill.

The sorcerer's apprentice

"One day, Yukio--a young boy from old Japan--leaves his sister in the country and looks for a job in the town. He finds interesting work there, as a sorcerer's apprentice. But why must Yukio wait to learn magic?"--P. [4] of cover.

Feb 27, 2015
The selfish giant by Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900.

The selfish giant

'It's my garden,' says the Giant. 'People must understand. Nobody can play here, only me!' So the children leave, and the Selfish Giant puts a wall around his garden. After that, it's always winter there. Later, the Giant feels sorry for a young boy in the snow. He knocks down the garden wall, and the children, and the spring, come back. But where is the young boy now? And how can the Giant find him again.

Feb 27, 2015
Rip Van Winkle and The legend of Sleepy Hollow by Irving, Washington, 1783-1859.

Rip Van Winkle and The legend of Sleepy Hollow

"In the first of these stories, Rip Van Winkle sleeps for over twenty years, and then wakes up to a world that he no longer understands. In the other story, Ichabod Crane, the school teacher, meets a headless rider in the middle of a dark night."--P. [4] of cover.

Feb 27, 2015
Oxford picture dictionary. Reading library, Finding good childcare by

Oxford picture dictionary. Reading library, Finding good childcare

Feb 27, 2015
Oxford picture dictionary. Reading library, Driving in the city by

Oxford picture dictionary. Reading library, Driving in the city

Feb 27, 2015
Oxford picture dictionary. Reading library, A new world at the library by

Oxford picture dictionary. Reading library, A new world at the library

Feb 27, 2015
Oxford picture dictionary. Reading library, A busy morning at the bank by

Oxford picture dictionary. Reading library, A busy morning at the bank

Feb 27, 2015
Oxford picture dictionary. Reading library, A Big Night at Maria's Cafe by

Oxford picture dictionary. Reading library, A Big Night at Maria's Cafe

Feb 27, 2015
Marine biologist by Thomas, William, 1947-

Marine biologist

Describes the work of a marine biologist.

Feb 27, 2015
Video game developer by Jozefowicz, Chris.

Video game developer

Describes the work of a video game developer.

Feb 27, 2015
Delta's key to the TOEFL® iBT - seven practice tests by Gallagher, Nancy.

Delta's key to the TOEFL® iBT - seven practice tests

Feb 27, 2015
Crying wolf and other tales by Hardy-Gould, Janet.

Crying wolf and other tales

Three Greek tales teach us important truths about people today.

Feb 27, 2015
Changing places by Hines, Alan.

Changing places

Hal works at the zoo every day and his life isn't exciting - until he meets Tim. Tim is a movie star. He has a difficult life, and he is unhappy - until he meets Hal. But when they meet, and agree to change places, interesting things star to happen. And, by changing places, the two men learn what is truly important in their lives.

Feb 27, 2015
For your information 1 - basic reading skills by Blanchard, Karen Lourie, 1951-

For your information 1 - basic reading skills

Feb 27, 2015
The first flying man by Rawstron, Elspeth.

The first flying man

"The time is the 1630s. Sultan Murat IV rules the Ottoman Empire. Two Istanbul brothers--Hezarfen Ahmet C¸elebi and Lagari Hasan--dream of flying. Which of them can be the first flying man? And what does the Sultan give to the winner of the race?"--P. [4] of cover.

Feb 27, 2015
Revolution by Huizenga, Jann.

Revolution

Feb 27, 2015