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The Room in the Tower and Other Ghost Stories (Penguin Readers)

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Three stories, three ghosts: a picture in a tower depicts a dangerous woman; a young woman marries an older man and arrives at his house, only to find that his dead wife is still there; and a dead man walks through a house every night, because sometimes the dead do come back.
Paperback, 38 pages
Published April 1st 2001 by Pearson Education (first published November 1st 1998)
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Ahmad  Ebaid
Mar 11, 2016 Ahmad Ebaid rated it it was ok
Shelves: أدب
ثلاث قصص قصيرة مختصرة
كتبت في القرن التاسع عشر
عن الأشباح التي يخلّفها الميتون
فكان الاعتقاد مازال قائماً بأن شبح الجثة المقتولة يعود لينتقم

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قرأت نسخ مختصرة من القصص, لأن العمر أقصر من أن أحيط بكل الروايات الكلاسيكية السابقة التي فاتتني. وأنا أريد فعلاً أن ألم بهم.

ولكن بما أن هذه القصص كانت من نوعية قصص الرعب
والتي تعتمد بشكل كبير على تشويقنا لما سيحدث
فقط أفقدها الاختصار كثيراً من رونقها
Aiabata Seiya
Apr 23, 2013 Aiabata Seiya rated it liked it

1. The tittle is The Room In The Tower which was published by Pearson Education Limited. This book's level is 2.
2. It took me about 110 minutes to finish it.
3. 7 words sammary
woman
snake
noise
die
room
gohst
black
4. Q:Have you ever seen gohst? If not, do you believe in existing them?
5. This book is divided into four horror stories. Above all, "The Woman in the Black Coat" is the best story for me.
a young girl who was 16 years old got married to gentle man who is old enough to efford to take ca
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Kayo Nakagaki
Jun 25, 2014 Kayo Nakagaki rated it liked it
1. Penguin revel 2

2. 6/22 60minutes 6/25 25minutes

3. room, tower, garden, dream, family, picture, blood

4. a ”I had this dream many times.”
b After he was 15 years, The people in the dream started to change. It was very surprised and interesting why they change.

5. At fist, the story is about history. But, I understood Mrs Stone is ghost with blood on her mouth and a dangerous smile at last.




ゆきてぃ
Jan 15, 2014 ゆきてぃ rated it really liked it
level2, Penguin
1/09 40min. 1/10 45min.
Seven words = bad dream, a woman, tower, room, ghost, kill, save
Q Have you ever seen ghost?
A No, but my father has seen ghost! His story about ghost was very scary.
This book was little scary but interesting! I like horror story but I don't really want to see ghost!
Shunta Kawakata
Jun 19, 2013 Shunta Kawakata rated it really liked it
1)Rudyard Kipling ,PENGUIN READERS,Level 2

2)6/19=88minutes

3)1.ghost 2.strange 3.black coat 4.brown snake 5.tower 6.picture 7.dream

4)Have you ever had a strange dream?
-Yes, I have. But it was scary dream. When I got home from school, there was nobody in the house. I thought they may go home for dinner and I waited till midnight. But no one returned home...I thought I was deserted by my family...

5)There are three stories about ghost. So while you're reading this, you will be seized with fear. Ins
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NonnieKiss
Jun 03, 2015 NonnieKiss rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Love these tales!
Cristian
is very important
Ayumi Sugiyama
Oct 13, 2012 Ayumi Sugiyama rated it liked it
1.the amount of time I read
about 75minutes
2.word summary
(1)three stories (2)ghost (3)woman (4)police (5)dog (6)dream (7)tower
3.two discussions
a)Do you believe any ghost?
Yes, I'm really afraid of ghosts! There are many TV programs about some ghost during summar vacation every year, so after I watch these TV programs, I really regret watching these programs.
b)If you meet any ghost, what do you do at first?
First, I escape from the ghost!
Erika Ando
Jul 10, 2013 Erika Ando rated it liked it
1, The Room in the Tower; PENGUIN; level 2
2, 80 minutes
3, sister marry woman blind ghost room afraid
4, Have you ever seen any ghosts?
No, I haven't. I don't like ghosts, so I don't want to see them.
5, This book has three different stories. It was interesting, but the stories was little scare.
Zöe Yu
Nov 20, 2012 Zöe Yu rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: english


It's simple funny way for beginner to learn English in this ghost story
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