|aRed roses /|cChristine Lindop ; illustrated by Gavin Reece.
|aOxford :|bOxford University Press,|cc2008.
|a40 p. :|bill. ;|c20 cm.
|aOxford Bookworms Library. Human Interest. Starter
|aStarter: 250 headwords.
|aWord count: 1,700.
|aWho is the man with the roses in his hand?' thinks Anna. I want to meet him.' 'Who is the girl with the guitar?' thinks Will. 'I like her. I want to meet her.' But they do not meet. 'There are lots of men!' says Anna's friend Vicki, but Anna cannot forget Will. And then one rainy day.
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