Mary's parents have died, and she is sent home from India to live in her uncle's house in Yorkshire. It is a big old house, with nearly a hundred rooms, but most of them are shut and locked. then Mary learns about the secret garden. The door is locked and hidden, and the key is
This is a love story you won't forget. Oliver Barrett meets Jenny Cavilleri. He plays sports, she plays music. He's rich, and she's poor. They argue, and they fight, and they fall in love. So they get married, and make a home together. They work hard, they enjoy life, they make plans for the future.
How To Be An Alien by George Mikes. In this book you will learn many useful rules about being English. You will learn how to talk about the weather, and what to say when somebody brings you a cup of tea at 5 o'clock in the morning. You will discover what the English really think
Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen Marianne forgot about Colonel Brandon, but he did not forget about her. Elinor liked him and was sorry for him, but what could she do? Can a quiet gentleman of thirty-five win against a handsome young one of twenty-five? Mrs Dashwood and her daughters must leave Norland, their family
Titanic by Paul Shipton INTRODUCTlON There were many examples of bravery on the Titanic on the night of April 14, 1912. Some of the crew and passengers worked all night to save other people. They chose to stay on the ship until the end. Other passengers thought only about saving themselves. They fought to
A History of Britain by Fiona Beddal Chapter 1: Invaders It was 1066, and Edward, King of England, was dead. He had no children. The most important people in the country met to choose a new king. They chose Harold. Harold wasn’t a blood relative of King Edward, but he was the Queen’s brother. He
The Beatles by Paul Shipton The year was 1963, but Beatlemania was only just beginning. Soon the Beatles had fans all around the world. For the rest of the 1960s, their music led the way. Each record brought new sounds, new ideas. How did four boys from Liverpool reach this position? What was so special