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New Longman Literature 14-18 Series

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    P'Tang Yang Kipperbang and other TV plays

    Comedy, Jack Rosenthal believes, is the best way to learn the truth about ourselves. But this collection of very funny ... More

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    Book 2

    The Diary of Anne Frank (Abridged for young readers)

    The Diary of a Young Girl abridged for younger readers and published in memory of Anne Frank, who died 70 years ago,... More

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    The Woman In Black

    'I did not believe in ghosts' Few attend Mrs Alice Drablow's funeral, and not one blood relative amongst them. There are... More

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    Ghost Stories

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    The Royal Hunt of the Sun

    This volume is part of a series of novels, plays and stories at GCSE/Key Stage 4 level, designed to meet the needs of th... More

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    July's People

    This volume is part of a new series of novels, plays and stories at GCSE/Key Stage 4 level, designed to meet the needs o... More

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    The Cone Gatherers

    This volume is part of a new series of novels, plays and stories at GCSE/Key Stage 4 level, designed to meet the needs o... More

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    Book 9

    Pygmalion

    This volume is part of a new series of novels, plays and stories at GCSE/Key Stage 4 level, designed to meet the needs o... More

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    Book 10

    The Winslow Boy

    This celebrated play not only dramatises a fascinating court case, but also gives a searing insight into prevailing soci... More

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    Book 11

    Jane Eyre

    This title presents the full story in quick modern English for a fast-paced read! This Charlotte Bronte classic is broug... More

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    Book 12

    Arms and the Man

    A soldier on the run climbs into Raina's bedroom. She shelters him, but then discovers that, unlike the heroic officer t... More

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    Book 13

    The Importance of Being Earnest

    This paperback educational edition of The Importance of Being Earnest provides ideal support for 14-18 year old students... More

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    Book 14

    Lies of Silence

    This volume is part of a series of novels, plays and stories at GCSE/Key Stage 4 level, designed to meet the needs of th... More

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    Book 15

    SHIRLEY VALENTINE 208173

    The filmscript - specially adapted by Willy Russell into a full-length play!... More

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    Saint Joan

    Seventeen-year-old Joan of Arc is told by voices from God that she will drive the enemy English army from her beloved co... More

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    Book 17

    Stories from Asia

    Voices and themes of Asian cultures.Vivid, skilful stories by modern writers from South Asia, this collection meets Nati... More

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    Book 18

    "Hamlet"

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    Poems from Other Centuries

    Edited by Adrian Tissier... More

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    She Stoops to Conquer

    Each book in the "New Longman Literature" series provides the complete, original text and a full range of support materi... More

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    Book 21

    The Rivals/School for Scandal

    Each book in the "New Longman Literature" series provides the complete, original text and a full range of support materi... More

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    Heat and Dust

    Each book in the "New Longman Literature" series provides the complete, original text and a full range of support materi... More

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    Book 23

    Poems 2

    This is an anthology of poetry designed for Key Stage 4. The poets featured include Maya Angelou, Carol Ann Duffy, U.A. ... More

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    Book 24

    Dr Faustus: A Guide (B Text)

    Doctor Faustus exists in two versions, both of which were edited from performances in the time of Marlowe. Both are con... More

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    Volpone

    Renaissance Venice is a city of corruption and greed. Volpone, armed with natural cunning, an ancient custom and a serva... More

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    Book 26

    Travel Writing

    Confronting the unknown - whether in outer space, a harsh desert, or the New York subway - these writers show us people ... More

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    Book 27

    Ten Short Plays

    A variety of complete plays - from farce to tragedy, brief monologue to tense thriller - are collected here for use in t... More

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    Book 28
    Book 28

    Fiela's Child

    In Africa a child wanders too far into the Knysa Forest and never returns. Nine years later, two government officials t... More

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    Book 29

    Stories Old and New

    Pre-1900 and modern writers are compared and contrasted in pairs. Authors include: D.H. Lawrence, V.S. Naipaul, Penelope... More

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    Global Tales

    These sixteen stories by new and internationally-known writers reveal a rich diversity of story telling. They offer a va... More

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    Book 31

    Voices of the Great War

    The voices of the 1914-18 Great War still haunt, disturb and move us. From famous poems of the trenches to little-known ... More

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    Book 32

    Ten D. H. Lawrence Short Stories

    Selected by Andrew Whittle and Roy BlatchfordSchool life, family argument, passion, love and broken love - these subject... More

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    Book 33

    I'm the King of the Castle

    "Hooper had known, from the very first moment he had looked into Kingshaw's face, that it would all be easy, that he w... More

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    Book 34

    Educating Rita

    Hairdresser Rita feels that life is passing her by. She wants an education. But does Frank have anything to teach her? W... More

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    The Devil's Disciple

    1877. The American Civil War is raging and Dick Dudgeon is the Devil, s Disciple, the black sheep in a self-righteous pu... More

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    Book 36

    Cry, the Beloved Country

    Alan Paton's striking novel set in pre-apartheid South Africa puts forth the possibility of the existence of goodness in... More

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    Book 37

    Wuthering Heights

    Rollercoasters are popular with boys, girls and mixed-ability classes. Valued for their durable and accessible format, t... More

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    Book 38

    Animal Farm

    NOMINATED - CILIP KATE GREENAWAY MEDAL All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others. It's just an... More

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