A young woman arrives at a large country house. Her job is to look after the two children who live there, but she soon discovers that there is something very strange about both the house and the children. The longer she stays, the more she feels that the two children are in danger - or is it that (...)
The King of Bohemia needs to find an incriminating photograph. A young woman dies mysteriously in her bed. Two men receive similar letters shortly before their sudden deaths. The brilliant detective Sherlock Holmes demonstrates his amazing powers of observation and deduction in these three short (...)
Modern, original fiction for learners of English. Five entertaining stories about the power of discovery set in countries across the globe. A perfume made from some very unusual ingredients becomes more effective than expected. A remarkable change in a woman's life leaves her family to make a (...)
This exciting new series of non-fiction readers provides interesting and educational content, with activities and project work. The readers are graded at four levels, from 3 to 6, suitable for students from age 8 and older. They can support Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL), and cover (...)
Today you can go round the world in eighty days,' says Phileas Fogg. 'Do it, and I pay you 20,000 pounds,' says his friend Stuart. This is the beginning of one of Jules Verne's most exciting stories. Phileas Fogg must get back to London by December 21st or lose all his money. And with the help of (...)
Mrs Proudie, the warlike wife of the new Bishop of Barchester, brings the Reverend Slope into the Bishop's Palace to help dominate her husband and rule the local clergy. But Slope is a snake in the grass, determined to find a rich wife, to win advancement for himself, even to fight Mrs Proudie if (...)
Who would ever have said that Colette, a curious old lady, would be able to solve the mystery hidden in an apartment on the outskirts of Paris? Nothing escapes the shrewd and tenacious Colette, who leads the investigation in a perfectly orderly fashion.
This is a short illustrated biography on the life and work of the great Modernist architect, who found his inspiration in nature. A book which, in the same way as a tourist guide, invites us to visit his most symbolic buildings in the city of Barcelona.
Victor Frankenstein thinks he has found the secret of life. He takes parts from dead people and builds a new 'man'. But this monster is so big and frightening that everyone runs away from him - even Frankenstein himself! The monster is like an enormous baby who needs love. But nobody gives him (...)