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Books 1 to 10 of 42 total found for ESL
Age of Innocence
Edith Wharton

ESL Reading Level: 5

In the polite society of New York in 1870s, Newland Archer was engaged to young May Welland, however, he found himself attracted to the beautiful and mysterious Countess Ellen Olenska, who was surrounded by shocked whispers about her failed marriage …

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Anne of Green Gables
L.M. Montgomery

ESL Reading Level: Oxford Bookworms. Stage 2, Human Interest

Anne of Green Gables novel by L. M. Montgomery is popular worldwide. The story of the 11-year old orphan girl called Anne Shirley that is send by mistake to Marilla's and Matthew's house on Prince Edward Island farm. Each copy comes with an audio CD version.

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Apollo's Gold
Antoinette Moses

ESL Reading Level: 2 (Elementary/Lower Intermediate)

Liz,who teaches archaeology in Athens, has been advised by her doctor to take a rest. She goes on vacation to the Greek Islands and unfortunately becomes involved in a murder mystery.

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Australia and New Zealand
Lindop, Christine

ESL Reading Level: Stage 3

Open this book and start your journey to one country that has the world's largest rock, and another that has ten sheep for every person.

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Barchester Towers
Anthony Trollope

ESL Reading Level: ESL Stage 6

Mrs.Proudie,the warlike wife of the new Bishop of Barchester, brings the Reverend Slope into the Bishop's palace to help control her husband and the local clergy.

(15 copies)     Reserve

Black Beauty
Anna Sewell

ESL Reading Level: Level 4

Black Beauty, has many stories to tell about the abuse of horses by terrible owners. Although, at first, Black Beauty found his job hard, he was lucky in finding a good home with kind people.

(15 copies)     Reserve

Circle Games
Frank Brennan

ESL Reading Level: 2 (Elementary/ Lower Intermediate)

Set in the U.K,U.S.A and Singapore, this is a collection of five stories. The stories range from the discovery by a student archaeologist of a mysterious silver disc with strange properties, to the rescue of an ill child by a poor trishaw driver.

(17 copies)     Reserve

Comedian, The
Joseph O'Connor

ESL Reading Level: 3 (Lower Intermediate)

The year is 1975 and the place is Dublin, Ireland. The Bay City Rollers are topping the charts, Starsky and Hutch is on the TV and bombs are going off. In this small town on the sea, a young boy's life is about to change forever.

(20 copies)     Reserve

Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, A
Mark Twain

ESL Reading Level: ESL Starter

Hank Morgan's life changes forever when someone runs into his office shouting ' Come quickly, Boss ! Two men are fighting.'

(15 copies)     Reserve

Count of Monte Criso, The
Dumas, Alexandre

ESL Reading Level: 3

Marseille, France, 1815. It is Edmond Dantès' wedding day. But his enemies have other plans, and Edmond is arrested and sent to the terrible island prison of Château d'If. For fourteen long years he waits for the right moment to escape. And now Edmond is a rich man, with many disguises, and a new name. The Count of Monte Cristo begins his revenge...

(15 copies)     Reserve