The Fruitcake Special and Other Stories Level 4 Intermediate Book with Audio CDs (2) Pack

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Cambridge University Press, Jul 20, 2006 - 78 pages
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Award-winning original fiction for learners of English. At seven levels, from Starter to Advanced, this impressive selection of carefully graded readers offers exciting reading for every student's capabilities. Five entertaining stories about the power of discovery set in countries across the globe. A perfume made from some very unusual ingredients becomes more effective than expected. A remarkable change in a woman's life leaves her family to make a decision. The secret and danger of high intelligence are revealed to a university student. A teacher discovers a way of making time stand still. And a book tells a young manager more than he wants to know. Contains a paperback and 2 Audio CDs with complete text recordings from the book.
 

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User Review  - babaruda - LibraryThing

Five stories about surprising things, full of magic and wise messages. Magic things- fruit cake, which can help you find a husband, a flute which can stop the time, a book that shows the thoughts of ... Read full review

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User Review  - DaleBrown - LibraryThing

This is a book of short stories. All the stories are about sudden, and amazing, changes to people's lives. Some of the stories are better than others, but generally they are pretty good. My favourite is the first story, "The Fruitcake Special", which is kind of silly, but fun. Read full review

Contents

The Fruitcake Special
5
The Real Aunt Molly
25
Brains
39
Finders Keepers
65
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