Areal English Readers is an exciting, beautifully illustrated collection of original story books, especially written for learners of English. Under Fitch O'Connell's coordination, each of these books, all by well-known published English language authors, provides a motivating reading experience on a wide range of themes which will capture teenagers' attention. The books are graded according to the European Common Framework of Languages and to the Portuguese school curriculum.
The old man in the street is selling birds illegally. What makes Jarvis buy one, and what happens when he doesn't fulfil his promise to release it from the cage?
A dog nearly gets strangled by a telephone cord and the police are called to help. What secrets are nearly revealed by this accident, and what part does the cat play in all this?