Oxford Bookworms Library: The Witches of Pendle Level 1: 400-Word Vocabulary
Third Edition Rowena Akinyemi
Witches are dangerous. They can kill you with a look, or a word. They can send their friend the Devil after you in the shape of a dog or a cat. They can make a clay picture of you, then break it . . . and a few weeks later you are dead. Today, of course, most people don't believe in witches. But in 1612 everybody was afraid of them. Young Jennet Device in Lancashire knew a lot about them because she lived with the Witches of Pendle. They were her family . . .
- ISBN: 978-0-19-478924-0
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- Pages: 64
- Binding: Paperback
- Dimensions: 198x129 inches
Average Page Count (Main Text):40
Average Word Count: 5,200
Lexile Measures: 310L-960L
Approx. Reading Level: Grades 1-10
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- Word count 5,730
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