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The Doll - pdf

Authors: Gallico Paul

In B1 Intermediate English, Read Online, Members only, Download, PDF (free)

By ilyasse woo

How One Small Thing Can Transform a Life - A Tale of True Love. This novel showcases the misery and emptiness of life without love. The protagonist is a successful doctor, residing in a flat in the heart of London. On a regular day, he encounters a hand-made doll in a nearby shop and is impressed by its beauty. He buys it for his niece, little knowing that its creator will soon cross his path. A woman calls him to treat her ailing niece, who turns out to be the doll-maker. She's been scarred both physically and emotionally from a car accident, leading a lonely existence until love enters her life. This story highlights the importance of love and companionship

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A White Heron - PDF

Authors: Sarah Orne Jewett

In B1 Intermediate English, Read Online, Members only, Download, PDF (free)

By ilyasse woo

Sylvia was leading her cow home, a stubborn but milk-yielding animal that often liked to hide in the bushes. However, the cow was compliant this time and they were making good time. Sylvia wondered what her grandmother would say about her lateness. Suddenly, she heard an unfamiliar whistle, which frightened her as she imagined a murderer lurking nearby. To her surprise, a tall stranger emerged from the forest, not a dangerous criminal as she feared.

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A GIRL MISSING - pdf

Authors: Philip Prowse

In A2 Elementary English, Read Online, Members only, Download, PDF (free)

By ilyasse woo

The simple, ironic detective story will take your attention in West Los-Angeles in the office of the private eye Lenny Samuel. Once in the door of his office had knocked beautiful blonde woman Helen Garfield, his life became much dangerously. Woman wanted to find her sister Elaine Garfield. They were twins. Elaine disappeared a week ago, sisters had arranged to have dinner together, but Elaine didn’t come. She didn’t answer the telephone. She didn’t come at work, she lift it suddenly in the middle of the day without telling anyone the day before. And of course Helen didn’t find sister in her flat, there was no one there when she came. Such strange behavior wasn’t usual for Elaine, so maybe poor girl was in danger.

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To My Granddaughter - PDF

Authors: Jennifer Bassett

In A2 Elementary English, Read Online, Members only, Download, PDF (free)

By ilyasse woo

The book begins as a diary in which one woman leaves a message for her granddaughter. She says that when the girl reads this - she herself will be already dead. She wants her granddaughter to read this diary ?fter her twenty-fifth birthday. Many years ago the grandmother had a good friend - a young student named Milo. He was very silent, intelligent and loved listening to her stories. Once he confessed to the girl how he differed from other ordinary young people of his age. Milo revealed who he really was. At first, the girl did not believe him, but soon she understood that the boy was not lying. She immediately sat down to write a diary to warn her future granddaughter. This information was too necessary.

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Samantha - PDF

Authors: Margaret Johnson

In A2 Elementary English, Read Online, Members only, Download, PDF (free)

By ilyasse woo

this is an unusual love story. The main character is a young girl Samantha. She is eighteen. She will tell you about herself and you'll be able to see her life and her inner world. Her world is silent and devoid of sounds. Samantha is deaf. Her parents were musicians. They divorced when their daughter was born. Samantha knows almost nothing about her father and she thinks it's her fault that he had left the family. Her mother is her best friend. Samantha tells her everything except her first love.

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The Fall in Love - PDF

Authors: James Henry

In B2 Upper-Intermediate, Read Online, Members only, Download, PDF (free)

By ilyasse woo

The girl really attracts Winterbourne. She is very beautiful. Her behavior is quite inconsistent, which is unusual. In Europe, you will not meet girls like her. She talks to a stranger without any problems and Winterbourne understands that he falls in love. The girl chatters about her family, travels and plans. When he understands, that she has not yet visited one of the local castles

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The first vampire in the world - PDF

Authors: Bram Stoker

In A2 Elementary English, Read Online, Members only, Download, PDF (free)

By ilyasse woo

This is a story from a world famous writer who wrote a book about the first vampire in the world. A young lawyer named John Moore comes to a small town to prepare for the exams in a relaxed atmosphere. After spending one night in a hotel, he firmly decides to rent a big beautiful mansion to live in it. The hostess of the hotel warns the young man that this mansion has a bad reputation.

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Juanantes - PDF

Authors: Kathy Burke

In B2 Upper-Intermediate, Read Online, Members only, Download, PDF (free)

By ilyasse woo

Juanantes was a poor farmer, Juanantes didn't drink alcohol. The man hated its taste. one day the man took a bottle of whiskey and went to the fieldbehind the house. That night he heard a voice that he couldnot resist. This voice ordered him to climb a nearby mountain. Next to it there was a bag waiting for Juanantes. The man had to take this bag. But Juanantes did not even suspect how this would change his life.

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Young Bassanio - PDF

Authors: William Shakespeare

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Young Bassanio decided to marry a rich and beautiful Portia and asked for help from his friend – the Venetian merchant Antonio. Antonio borrowed money from Shylock, the Jewish moneylender. Condition of the deal was that Shylock has the right to cut a part of flesh a pound weight from the body of the merchant if he did not pay back on time.