|aBoy /|cRoald Dahl ; retold by Elizabeth Dowsett ; illustrated by Quentin Blake ; series editor: Sorrel Pitts.
|aPenguin Readers ed.
|aLondon :|bPenguin Books,|c2019.
|a63 p. :|bill. ;|c20 cm.
|aPenguin readers. Levle 2
|aStory word count 3,000-5,000 ; headwords: 700
|aIncludes instructions to access supporting material online.
|aThis book is about sweet shops, school days and summer holidays! It is the story of the famous writer Roald Dahl when he was a boy. These tales are exciting, funny and sometimes frightening. All of them are true
Filled with exciting, strange, funny, and sometimes frightening tales, Boy is the enthralling story of Roald Dahl's childhood and early life.Penguin Readers is a series of the best new fiction, essential non-fiction and popular classics written for learners of English as a foreign language. Beautifully illustrated and carefully adapted, the series introduces language learners around the world to the bestselling authors and most compelling content from Penguin Random House. The eight levels of Penguin Readers follow the Common European Framework and include language activities that help readers to develop key skills.Boy, a Level 2 Reader, is A1+ in the CEFR framework. Sentences contain a maximum of two clauses, introducing the future tenses will and going to, present continuous for future meaning, and comparatives and superlatives. It is well supported by illustrations, which appear on most pages.