Pearson English Readers

Something for Everyone! 

From original titles to film adaptations, from classics to comedies and plays, our readers stay true to the original texts but are underpinned by extensively researched grammar and vocabulary syllabuses meaning your students read real books in language they understand... while all the time improving their language skills. 

9781405880602

The Last Photo

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Bernard Smith

Original / British English

Pam and Martin visit Cambridge. Pam takes a photo, but a man walks in front of her. Later Martin sees a picture of a man in a newspaper. The police want this man. Is he the same man? And where is he now? Does Pam’s photo have the answers?

ISBN: 9781405880602

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9781405880640

Marcel and the Mona Lisa

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Stephen Rabley

British English

Marcel is a French mouse, and a detective. One evening, at the Louvre museum, he sees a man steal a famous painting – the Mona Lisa. Marcel follows the thief to Venice and risks his life to get the painting back again.

ISBN: 9781405880640

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9781405869614

Simon and the Spy 

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Elizabeth Laird

Original / British English

Simon Simple is going on holiday and the police are looking for a spy. On the train, Simon meets a beautiful girl. He likes her and she likes him. But the spy is there too. Simon and the police can't see the spy. Can you?

ISBN: 9781405869614

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9781405880732

Who Wants to be a Star?

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Margaret Iggulden, Julia Allen

Original / British English

Tina Daniels is thirteen years old and a star. She sings beautifully, and everyone loves her. Her mother has big ideas about Hollywood, but Tina is not happy. One day she goes away on a train. Who does she meet? What does she see? Read about Tina’s new life.

ISBN:  9781405880732

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9781405869584

The Troy Stone

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Stephen Rabley

Original / British English

Mark Jackson is on holiday in Turkey. He visits the old city of Troy and finds a yellow stone. ‘I know this stone,’ he thinks. ‘It comes from … from ...’ Suddenly Mark goes back in time. He can see a beautiful city, soldiers and a big wooden horse.

ISBN: 9781405869584

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9781405867832

The Pearl Girl

EASYSTARTS

Stephen Rabley

Kate Grant comes from Canada. She is visiting Europe with her mother and father. One evening she sees two men in a museum. They are taking a very famous picture, Girl with a Pearl Ear-ring. What can Kate do?

ISBN: 9781405867832

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9781405880633

Maisie and the Dolphin

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Stephen Rabley

Original / British English

Maisie King lives in the Bahamas. Her mother and father work at an Animal Hospital. Maisie has a new friend. His name is Ben and he’s a dolphin. Ben is very ill. Maisie helps him. Then Maisie has a big problem. Can Ben help her?

ISBN: 9781405880633

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