Sue Murray | Illustrated by Sarah Davis
The Singing Stones ‘Find the stones… find the way to help all of Avondel.’ Finn doesn’t understand the note his great aunt gave him, but there’s no time to think – when soldiers come looking for him, he has to escape and go on a dangerous journey. Finn learns that only he can defeat the evil warlord Gondar and bring happiness back to the land. But he needs the help of the singing stones, and of the strange, wonderful friends he meets along the way.
TAGS Following your destiny; going on a journey; friendship; bravery. STAGE 04 B1 | Original story 72 pages | 12,9 x 19,8cm ISBN 978-987-4945-23-5
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Denise Kirby | Illustrated by Elizabeth Botté
Murder Weekend In an old country house, celebrations for Adrian Bennett’s fortieth birthday are going well. Everyone is enjoying themselves – the guests; the actors who are acting out a murder mystery; and Milly, who is helping her mother cook the food. But the weekend is ruined when a real crime takes place. The road to the house is closed due to bad weather, so thepolice can’t get there. Milly decides to find out for herself who did it. Click to download answer key Click to download MP3 audio
TAGS Solving a mystery; getting along with new people. STAGE 04 B1 | Original story 72 pages | 12,9 x 19,8cm ISBN 978-987-4945-22-8