Sister Love and Other Crime Stories (Oxford Bookworms Library Stage 1)
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Sister Love and Other Crime Stories (Oxford Bookworms Library Stage 1)

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This award-winning collection of adapted classic literature and original stories develops reading skills for low-beginning through advanced students.
Accessible language and carefully controlled vocabulary build students' reading confidence.
Introductions at the beginning of each story, illustrations throughout, and glossaries help build comprehension.
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Paperback, 56 pages
Published March 1st 2008 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published 2005)
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Yoojeung
This book was really short, and it was book that i could understand very easily. It was really scary that even though it is one family, they have big jealousy each other, and they even hate each other even they have same parents, same sir name...etc
Sayaka
1 oxford level 1

2 5/14=60minutes

3 sister, father, good-looking, boyfriend, roof, oil, death

4 a)The woman don't have work and good-looking. On the other hand, her younger sister is beautiful and has work and a lot of men friends, but she isn't kind to her older sister.
b) I don't like yonger sister because she has a lot of things like work and good-looking, however, she behave badly to her elder sister.

5 The yonger sister has jealousy to her elder sister. I don't know why but I can understand why...more
Phet Dolasin

For me this book is very a good book. The story is called “ Sister love and other crime stories” It’s about sister and some sisters are good and bad. I don't like her sister like that because she took a man of her sister love. I hate when sisters are jealous each other. This book is very short. I want to read more because it's very interesting. I read this book during English class in Panyathip International School in 10 minutes and sometimes 20 minutes. The main characters are two sisters, fath...more
かりん
1. Oxford, level 1
2. 11/16 25min, 11/19 25min, 11/20 30min
3. sister, father, church, roof, wine, horn, sunoil
4. Do you have any siblings? What do you think about them or do you like them?
--- Yes, I have an older sister. When I was a child, I did not like her and we always quarreled each other. However, now we live separately and we just meet sometimes, so we do not quarrel so much. Actually we are good sisters now.
5. When I read the first sentence of this book, I was really surprised. Because I...more
ゆきてぃ
Oxford Readers, level 1.
Time 5/27= 45min. 5/28=10min. 5/29=30min. total=85min.

Seven word summary / older sister, younger sister, boyfriend, jealousy, secret, suntan oil, death

Q. If you fall in love with your sister’s boyfriend, what would you do?
A. If I fell in love my sister’s boyfriend, I tell her the truth. Because my sister and I are good friend, I don’t have a secret. If I tell my sister a lie, she can find my lie soon.

This story was about “sisters”. I have 2 younger sisters. Because some...more
Shizuka
Oxford Readers, level 1.
Time: 100minutes
Seven word summary: older sister, younger sister, boyfriend, jealousy, secret, suntan oil, death

Q. Do you have any sisters or brothers? If you do, do you have a good relationship with them?
A. Yea I do. I have 3 younger sisters in my family. We all have different types of personality but everyone likes each other.

I didn't like this girls because they were like just a rival in love. I wanted Younger sister in this story to watched and pray older sister's...more
Abdulkadir Kaya
amk oku diyom okumuyor
Misato Kuroiwa
1 John Escott OXFORD Level 1
2 85 minutes
3 love jelousy sister crime secret garage sanoil
4 Do you have sisters? Yes, I do.
5 This story made me shocked. I felt love changed a person. I don't like her sister like that because she took a man from her older sister without loving him. I don't want to be in situation like this with my sister. I want to keep getting along with my sister.


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John Escott started by writing children's books and comic scripts, but now writes and adapts books for students of all ages. He especially enjoys writing crime and mystery thrillers, and is a member of the British Crime Writers Association.

With Oxford University Press John has published London for the Oxford Bookworms Factfile series; Agatha Christie, Woman of Mystery, Star Reporter, Girl on a Mot...more
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