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OBWL5 The Age Of Innocence


  • Автор: Edith Wharton
  • Издательство: Oxford
  • Категория: Книги для чтения
  • Возраст: старшая школа, молодежь и взрослые
  • Уровень сложности: Upper-intermediate (B2)
  • Серия: Oxford Bookworms Library
  • Формат: 198 x 129 мм
  • Количество страниц: 112
  • Год издания: 2008
  • Компонеты: книга без диска / книга с диском

см. прайсы

Into the narrow social world of New York in the 1870s comes Countess Ellen Olenska, surrounded by shocked whispers about her failed marriage to a rich Polish Count. A woman who leaves her husband can never be accepted in polite society.
Newland Archer is engaged to young May Welland, but the beautiful and mysterious Countess needs his help. He becomes her friend and defender, but friendship with an unhappy, lonely woman is a dangerous path for a young man to follow – especially a young man who is soon to be married.
English Type: American English.
Genre: Classics.

OBWL5 The Bride Price


  • Автор: Buchi Emecheta
  • Издательство: Oxford
  • Категория: Книги для чтения
  • Возраст: старшая школа, молодежь и взрослые
  • Уровень сложности: Upper-intermediate (B2)
  • Серия: Oxford Bookworms Library
  • Формат: 198 x 129 мм
  • Количество страниц: 112
  • Год издания: 2008
  • Компонеты: книга без диска

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When her father dies, Aku-nna and her young brother have no one to look after them. They are welcomed by their uncle because of Aku-nna`s `bride price` – the money that her future husband will pay for her.
In her new, strange home one man is kind to her and teaches her to become a woman. Soon they are in love, although everyone says he is not a suitable husband for her. The more the world tries to separate them, the more they are drawn together – until, finally, something has to break.
English Type: British English.
Genre: Human Interest.

OBWL5 The Riddle of the Sands


  • Автор: Erskine Childers
  • Издательство: Oxford
  • Категория: Книги для чтения
  • Возраст: средняя школа, старшая школа, молодежь и взрослые
  • Уровень сложности: Upper-intermediate (B2)
  • Серия: Oxford Bookworms Library
  • Формат: 198 x 129 мм
  • Количество страниц: 112
  • Год издания: 2008
  • Компонеты: книга без диска

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When Carruthers joins his friend Arthur Davies on his yacht Dulcibella, he is expecting a pleasant sailing holiday in the Baltic Sea. But the holiday turns into an adventure of a different kind. He and Davies soon find themselves sailing in the stormy waters of the North Sea, exploring the channels and sandbanks around the German Frisian Islands, and looking for a secret – a secret that could mean great danger for England.
Erskine Childers` novel, published in 1903, was the first great modern spy story, and is still as exciting to read today as it was a hundred years ago.
English Type: British English.
Genre: Thriller & Adventure.

OBWL5 This Rough Magic


  • Автор: Mary Stewart
  • Издательство: Oxford
  • Категория: Книги для чтения
  • Возраст: старшая школа, молодежь и взрослые
  • Уровень сложности: Upper-intermediate (B2)
  • Серия: Oxford Bookworms Library
  • Формат: 198 x 129 мм
  • Количество страниц: 112
  • Год издания: 2008
  • Компонеты: книга без диска

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The Greek island of Corfu lies like a jewel, green and gold, in the Ionian sea, where dolphins swim in the sparkling blue water. What better place for an out-of-work actress to relax for a few weeks?
But the island is full of danger and mysteries, and Lucy Waring`s holiday is far from peaceful. She meets a rude young man, who seems to have something to hide. Then there is a death by drowning, and then another...
English Type: British English.
Genre: Thriller & Adventure.

OBWL5 Treading on Dreams: Stories from Ireland


  • Автор: Retold by Clare West
  • Издательство: Oxford
  • Категория: Книги для чтения
  • Возраст: старшая школа, молодежь и взрослые
  • Уровень сложности: Upper-intermediate (B2)
  • Серия: Oxford Bookworms Library
  • Формат: 198 x 129 мм
  • Количество страниц: 112
  • Год издания: 2008
  • Компонеты: книга без диска / книга с диском

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`At home we started with an innocent life. Walking home from village dances across pale wet fields, looking at birds on the moonlit lake, playing a tune across the water in the early morning with no other sound in the clear cold air.`
Innocence and experience, loss and longing, humour and sadness run hand in hand through these stories.
The stories in this volume of World Stories are by Irish writers Brian Friel, Edna O`Brien, William Trevor, Lorcan Byrne, Frank O`Connor, Claire Keegan, Eamonn Sweeney, and Somerville & Ross.
English Type: British English.
Genre: World Stories.

OBWL5 Wuthering Heights


  • Автор: Emily Brontë
  • Издательство: Oxford
  • Категория: Книги для чтения
  • Возраст: старшая школа, молодежь и взрослые
  • Уровень сложности: Upper-intermediate (B2)
  • Серия: Oxford Bookworms Library
  • Формат: 198 x 129 мм
  • Количество страниц: 112
  • Год издания: 2008
  • Компонеты: книга без диска / книга с диском

см. прайсы

The wind is strong on the Yorkshire moors. There are few trees, and fewer houses, to block its path. There is one house, however, that does not hide from the wind. It stands out from the hill and challenges the wind to do its worst. The house is called Wuthering Heights.
When Mr Earnshaw brings a strange, small, dark child back home to Wuthering Heights, it seems he has opened his doors to trouble. He has invited in something that, like the wind, is safer kept out of the house.
English Type: British English.
Genre: Classics.

OBWL6 American Crime Stories


  • Автор: Retold by John Escott
  • Издательство: Oxford
  • Категория: Книги для чтения
  • Возраст: старшая школа, молодежь и взрослые
  • Уровень сложности: Advanced (B2 - C1)
  • Серия: Oxford Bookworms Library
  • Формат: 198 x 129 мм
  • Количество страниц: 128
  • Год издания: 2008
  • Компонеты: книга без диска / книга с диском

см. прайсы

`Curtis Colt didn`t kill that liquor store woman, and that`s a fact. It`s not right that he should have to ride the lightning – that`s what prisoners call dying in the electric chair. Curtis doesn`t belong in it, and I can prove it.` But can Curtis`s girlfriend prove it? Murder has undoubtedly been done, and if Curtis doesn`t ride the lightning for it, then who will?
These seven short stories, by well-known writers such as Dashiel Hammett, Patricia Highsmith, and Nancy Pickard, will keep you on the edge of your seat.
English Type: American English.
Genre: Crime & Mystery.

OBWL6 Cold Comfort Farm


  • Автор: Stella Gibbons
  • Издательство: Oxford
  • Категория: Книги для чтения
  • Возраст: старшая школа, молодежь и взрослые
  • Уровень сложности: Advanced (B2 - C1)
  • Серия: Oxford Bookworms Library
  • Формат: 198 x 129 мм
  • Количество страниц: 144
  • Год издания: 2008
  • Компонеты: книга без диска

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The farm lies in the shadow of a hill, and the farmyard rarely sees the sun, even in summer, when the sukebind hangs heavy in the branches. Here live the Starkadders – Aunt Ada Doom, Judith, Amos, Seth, Reuben, Elfine... They lead messy, untidy lives, full of dark thoughts, moody silences, and sudden noisy quarrels.
That is, until their attractive young cousin arrives from London. Neat, sensible, efficient, Flora Poste cannot bear messes (they are so uncivilized). She begins to tidy up the Starkadders` lives at once...
English Type: British English.
Genre: Human Interest.

OBWL6 Dead Heads


  • Автор: Reginald Hill
  • Издательство: Oxford
  • Категория: Книги для чтения
  • Возраст: старшая школа, молодежь и взрослые
  • Уровень сложности: Advanced (B2 - C1)
  • Серия: Oxford Bookworms Library
  • Формат: 198 x 129 мм
  • Количество страниц: 128
  • Год издания: 2008
  • Компонеты: книга без диска

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An English rose garden on a summer`s day. A small boy watches with interest as his great-aunt cuts the deadheads off the rosebushes with a sharp knife. What could be more peaceful, more harmless?
Young Patrick grows up to be a calm, pleasant man, with a good job, a wife and two children, and the best rose garden for miles around. When somebody tells the police that Patrick Aldermann is killing people, Chief Superintendent Dalziel thinks it`s probably all nonsense. But Inspector Pascoe is not so sure...
English Type: British English.
Genre: Crime & Mystery.

OBWL6 Decline And Fall


  • Автор: Evelyn Waugh
  • Издательство: Oxford
  • Категория: Книги для чтения
  • Возраст: старшая школа, молодежь и взрослые
  • Уровень сложности: Advanced (B2 - C1)
  • Серия: Oxford Bookworms Library
  • Формат: 198 x 129 мм
  • Количество страниц: 128
  • Год издания: 2008
  • Компонеты: книга без диска

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After a wild, drunken party, Paul Pennyfeather is forced to leave Oxford and begin a new life out in the wide world. His experiences take him from a boys` private school in Wales, where he meets some rather strange people, to a life of luxury in a grand country house and the Ritz Hotel, and then to seven years` hard labour in prison. Where will it all end?
The black humour of this story about English society in the 1920s is as fresh today as it was when the novel was first written.
English Type: British English.
Genre: Human Interest.

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