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The moving finger
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Published:
[United States] : HarperCollins Publishers UK, 2016.
Format:
eAudiobook
Edition:
Abridged.
Content Description:
1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 23 min.)) : digital.
Status:
Available Online
Description

Collins brings the Queen of Crime, Agatha Christie, to English language learners. Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time and in any language. Now Collins has adapted her famous detective novels for English language learners. These carefully adapted versions are shorter with the language targeted at upper-intermediate learners (CEF level B2). Each reader includes: - A CD with a reading of the adapted story- Helpful notes on characters- Cultural and historical notes relevant to the plot- A glossary of the more difficult words Lymstock is a small town with lots of secrets. Recently several people in the town have received anonymous hate-mail. When Mrs Symmington receives one of the letters and then dies in mysterious circumstances, the people of the town no longer know whom they can trust. Who is writing the letters? And why? Miss Marple helps solve the mystery. Collins brings the Queen of Crime, Agatha Christie, to English language learners.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780008210465 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 0008210462 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.9, 8 Points
Lexile measure:
740

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Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participants/Performers
Read by Richard E. Grant.
Description
Collins brings the Queen of Crime, Agatha Christie, to English language learners. Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time and in any language. Now Collins has adapted her famous detective novels for English language learners. These carefully adapted versions are shorter with the language targeted at upper-intermediate learners (CEF level B2). Each reader includes: - A CD with a reading of the adapted story- Helpful notes on characters- Cultural and historical notes relevant to the plot- A glossary of the more difficult words Lymstock is a small town with lots of secrets. Recently several people in the town have received anonymous hate-mail. When Mrs Symmington receives one of the letters and then dies in mysterious circumstances, the people of the town no longer know whom they can trust. Who is writing the letters? And why? Miss Marple helps solve the mystery. Collins brings the Queen of Crime, Agatha Christie, to English language learners.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Christie, A. (2016). The moving finger. Abridged. [United States]: HarperCollins Publishers UK.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976. 2016. The Moving Finger. [United States]: HarperCollins Publishers UK.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976, The Moving Finger. [United States]: HarperCollins Publishers UK, 2016.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Christie, Agatha. The Moving Finger. Abridged. [United States]: HarperCollins Publishers UK, 2016.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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