Murder in the twelfth century is no different from murder today. There is still a dead body, though this time with an arrow through the heart instead of a bullet. There is still a need to bury the dead, to comfort the living - and to catch the murderer. When Brother Cadfael comes to a village in the...
2008 год
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This great story is set against the background of the French Revolution. Two men one French, one English, but very similar in appearance are in love with the same woman. The three of them, like the people of France, are faced with the dangers of life at a time when the guillotine never rests.
2008 год
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Ten-year-old Tonya Hailey is attacked and raped by two local men. Carl Lee, Tonya's father, shoots them. Now only his lawyer and friend, Jake Brigance, stands between him and the electric chair. Is there a legal defense for Carl Lee's actions?
1999 год
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About a boy
Will is thirty-six but acts like a teenager. Single, child-free and still feeling cool, he reads the right magazines, goes to the right clubs and knows which trainers to wear. He's also discovered a great way to score with women - at single parents' groups, full of available (and grateful)...
2003 год
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Airport
"Lincoln International Airport is hit by a violent snowstorm and a plane gets stuck on the main runway. As staff struggle to keep the airport open their personal relationships cause more problems. To make matters worse, a man arrives at the airport determined to blow up a plane. The drama unfol...
1999 год
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April in Moscow
April Fox is very excited when the dance company she works for is invited to visit Moscow . April has a very busy time there - dancing and seeing as much of the city as possible. She also gets to know a young man called Nikolai …
2001 год
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This book tells the remarkable story of Benetton family and the business they have built. It is a story of hard work and risk-taking and of court cases. How did this Italian family become the international success it is today?
2000 год
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Британия - не самая простая для понимания страна. Для туристов жизнь британцев кажется очень странной. Что представляет из себя жизнь повседневного британца, что меняется, почему они так много говорят о погоде - все, что вам нужно знать о жизни в Великобритании вы найдете в этом издании.
2001 год
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Книга адресована учащимся 5-7 классов средних школ, лицеев, гимназий и лицам изучающим английский язык самостоятельно. Предисловие (на русском языке), комментарий , перевод трудных слов и выражений , а также упражнения - после каждой главы; англо-русский словарь Е.В.Угаровой - в конце книги. Адаптац...
2010 год
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Cinderella Man
Jim Braddock was a boxer, but during the Depression he has to take any job to feed his wife and children. One day he gets the chance to fight again and amazingly he wins, and he continues to win against other opponents. Then he meets his greatest challenge - world champion, Max Baer, a man who has a...
2008 год
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Jude the Obscure is the last Thomas Hardy's important novel. Jude the Obscure created storms of scandal and protest for the author upon its publication. Hardy, disgusted and disappointed, devoted the remainder of his life to poetry and never wrote another novel. Jude Fawley and Sue Bridehead h...
2000 год
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Misery
Paul Sheldon is Annie Wilkes's favourite writer. When Annie finds Paul badly injured after a car accident, she takes him back to her lonely farm to look after him. But things, and Annie, are not what they seem. Paul soon realises he is not her patient, but her prisoner. Penguin Readers are simp...
2008 год
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Mr.Bean in Town
Книга "Мистер Бин в городе" Роуна Аткинсона о смешных похождениях мистера Бина. Состоит из 2 рассказов, которые адаптированы для среднего уровня владения языка, очень легко написана.
2001 год
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New York
Every year, millions of tourists visit New York—the most exciting city in the world. Read about its history, its sights and its people. What makes New York the city that never sleeps? Penguin Readers - это серия книг от издательства Лонгман, включающая классические и современные произведения,...
2006 год
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On the Road, first published in the United States in 1957, is the most famous of Jack Kerouac's many novels. The novel is semi-autobiographical and follows the wild adventures of Sal Paradise and Dean Moriarty on their cross-country trips across America.
2006 год
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Phantom of the Opera
There is a climate of secrecy and fear at the Paris Opera. People are dying and a beautiful, talented young singer has disappeared. Is this the work of the Opera ghost? Is the ghost a man or a monster? And what else will he do to get what he wants?
2008 год
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A young woman is murdered and the police have a prime suspect, but cannot prove it. Detective Jane Tennison fights to solve the crime and win the respect of her fellow, male, officers.
1995 год
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Tales of Mistery and Imagination
Edgar Allan Poe, ‘the father of the detective story’ and a master of horror, is one of the greatest American short story writers. In these stories we meet people struggling with fear, revenge, mental illness and death. Which of them will win – and which will lose – their batt...
2001 год
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The Firm.
Mitch McDeere is a young, intelligent and ambitious lawyer. When he gets a job with a top law firm in Memphis he is delighted. But soon Mitch discovers that the firm is listening to his phone calls, and the FBI want to speak to him . It is impossible to put this book down. It has also been released ...
1999 год
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The Godfather
The story of Don Vito Corleone, the head of a New York Mafia family, inspired some of the most successful movies ever. It is in Mario Puzo’s “The Godfather” that Corleone first appears. As Corleone’s desperate struggle to control the Mafia underworld unfolds, so does the stor...
1998 год
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The Invisible Man
Prepare to be kept in suspense by this spine-chilling tale which follows the stranger with the bandaged head as he begins to reveal his dark secret.
1999 год
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The Locked Room and Other Horror Stories
A tree full of enormous spiders, a living thing with no face, a picture that comes alive, and a boy with no heart. These are some of the frightening things in these stories by M. R. James, one of the greatest horror writers of all time. Penguin Readers are written by specialist ELT authors. The lang...
2008 год
1.06 МБ
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The Pelican Brief
Two judges are murdered in Washington and only a young law student, Darby Shaw, knows why. She has uncovered a secret, but can she stay alive long enough to persuade anyone to believe her? "Penguin Readers" is a series of simplified novels, film novelizations and original titles that intro...
2000 год
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The Time Machine
The Time Traveller has built a time machine and has gone into the future to the year 802, 701. He expects to find a better world with highly intelligent people and great inventions. Instead, he finds that people have become weak, child-like creatures.They dance and sing and wear flowers. They seem h...
2008 год
11.45 МБ
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скачиваний: 394
Three Great Plays
Penguin Readers - это серия книг от издательства Лонгман, включающая классические и современные произведения, предлагает литературу для изучающих английский язык. Существует возможность бесплатного скачивания отдельных книг. Обычно, в конце каждой книги, Вам предлагаются задания, упражнения на пони...
2009 год
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