Автор: Agatha Christie
Название: A Pocket Full of Rye (Book & Audio)
Серия: Collins English Readers: CEF level B2
Издательство: Harper Collins
Год выпуска: 2012
Формат: pdf, fb2, mobi, mp3
Bitrate audio: 80 kbps
Размер: 109,75 MB
Для сайта: Bukvy.net
Аудиокнига предназначена для развития навыков аудирования и чтения. Книга адаптирована и прочитана носителем языка.
Collins brings the Queen of Crime, Agatha Christie, to English language learners.
Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time and in any language. Now Collins has adapted her famous detective novels for English language learners. These carefully adapted versions are shorter with the language targeted at upper-intermediate learners (CEF level B2).
Each reader includes:
• A CD with a reading of the adapted story
• Helpful notes on characters
• Cultural and historical notes relevant to the plot
• A glossary of the more difficult words
A handful of grain is found in the pocket of a murdered businessman…
Rex Fortescue, king of a financial empire, was sipping tea in his ‘counting house’ when he suffered an agonising and sudden death. On later inspection, the pockets of the deceased were found to contain traces of cereals.
Yet, it was the incident in the parlour which confirmed Jane Marple’s suspicion that here she was looking at a case of crime by rhyme…