|a"First published in Oxford Bookworms 1993"--T.p. verso.
|aWe must leave for Zenda at once, to find the King, cried Sapt. If we're caught, we'll all be killed. So Rudolf Rassendyll and Sapt gallop through the night to find the King of Ruritania. But the king is now a prisoner in the Castle of Zenda. Who will rescue him from his enemies, the dangerous Duke Michael and Rupert of Hantzau? And who will win the heart of the beautiful Princess Flavia?
This award-winning collection of adapted classic literature and original stories develops reading skills for low-beginning through advanced students.Accessible language and carefully controlled vocabulary build students' reading confidence.Introductions at the beginning of each story, illustrations throughout, and glossaries help build comprehension.Before, during, and after reading activities included in the back of each book strengthen student comprehension.Audio versions of selected titles provide great models of intonation and pronunciation of difficult words.