Flawless Stories, in Flawless English, Flawlessly Read.
Book and 2 Audio CDs.
A brand-new learning aid, incorporating two CDs and a complementary book, designed for those people who wish to improve their English by the tried and tested method of "reading, hearing and understanding".
Using Agatha Christie's simple, yet flawless, English, the twists and turns of her plots will keep listeners entertained while they improve their grammar and vocabulary.
Each volume is read by a selection of celebrated readers, many of whom are already synonymous with Agatha Christie, the Queen of Crime, after appearing in the world-renowned television adaptations of her work.
With each CD specifically featuring a variety of readers, listeners will get used to hearing and understanding English spoken in a variety of dialects, tones and pitches.
- In 'Double Sin' ( read by Hugh Fraser) valuable miniatures have been stolen from a train . . .
- 'The Idol House Of Astarte' (read by Joan Hickson) In a lonely Dartmoor grove, a death occurs in a stone summer house . . .
- 'In The Adventure of The Sinister Stranger' (read by James Warwick) someone is trying to steal a doctor's important research . . .
- In 'The Last Seance' (read by Christopher Lee) strange things happen during a medium's final appearance . . .