Oxford Bookworms Library: Love Among the Haystacks Level 2: 700-Word Vocabulary
Third Edition D.H Lawrence
WINNER: The Language Learner Literature Award 2005
It is hay-making time on the Wookey farm. Two brothers are building the haystack, but thinking about other things - about young women, and love. There are angry words, and then a fight between the brothers. But the work goes on, visitors come and go, and the long hot summer day slowly turns to evening. Then the sun goes down, covering the world with a carpet of darkness. From the hedges around the hayfield comes the rich, sweet smell of wild flowers, and the hay will make a fine, soft bed.
- ISBN: 978-0-19-479080-2
- Pages: 64
- Binding: Paperback
- Dimensions: 198x129 inches
Average Page Count (Main Text):40
Average Word Count: 6,500
Lexile Measures: 390L-980L
Approx. Reading Level: Grades 1-10
- Word count 7,030
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