Oxford Bookworms Collection Crime Never Pays
Edited by Clare West
Murder: the unlawful, intentional killing of a human being - a terrible crime. But murder stories are always fascinating. Who did it? And how? Or why? And was it murder, or just an unfortunate accident? Who will triumph, the murderer or the detective? This collection contains a wide range of murder stories, from the astute detection of the famous Sherlock Holmes, to the chilling psychology of Ruth Rendell. This collection contains stories by Agatha Christie, Ruth Rendell,
Greene, Angela Noel, Dorothy L. Sayers, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Margery Allingham, and Patricia Highsmith.
This collection contains stories by Agatha Christie, Ruth Rendell, Graham Greene, Angela Noel, Dorothy L. Sayers, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Margery Allingham, and Patricia Highsmith.
- Part of: Oxford Bookworms Collection
- ISBN: 978-0-19-422693-6
- Pages: 144
- Binding: Paperback
- Dimensions: 196x129 mm
Are you teaching students who would like more challenging reading?
Why not try the Oxford Bookworms Collection…
Written for native speakers of English, these unabridged short stories have been chosen for language that will be understood by the advanced student.
In addition, each book contains language and vocabulary support, helping students to get the most out of each themed collection.
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Part of... Oxford Bookworms Collection
- Short stories written for native speakers in unabridged and unadapted form
- Classic and modern English authors
- Each volume focuses on a theme
- Support is provided through an introduction, notes, vocabulary support, and language activities
Oxford Bookworms Collection is the perfect ‘next step’ for your more advanced English students to take with their reading.
Originally written for native speakers, the stories have not been abridged or simplified in any way. The language and content, however, have been carefully screened to ensure that the level is appropriate for the advanced English student. This gives students the satisfaction of reading enjoyable original texts at a level that is still comfortable for them.
Offering a variety of fiction from the English-speaking world, each of the six volumes of themed collections contains stories by well-known authors, both classic and modern.
With themes like ‘And All for Love’, ‘Crime Never Pays’, ‘The Eye of Childhood’, and ‘A Tangled Web’, there is bound to be a collection that appeals to your students’ imagination and reading taste.