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Author Holmes, Karen, 1955-

Title The Count of Monte Cristo / Alexandre Dumas ; retold by Karen Holmes.

Imprint Harlow : Pearson Education, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Grandview Library Literacy Collection    HOLMES,KAR    Available
Description vii, 54 pages : color illustrations, map ; 20 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Penguin readers. Level 3
Penguin readers. Level 3.
Summary "Edmond Dante's is a happy young seaman. He is popular with his employer and the men on his ship, and he has a beautiful lover, Mercedes. But he also has enemies who tell lies about him. On the day of his wedding, he is thrown into prison. There he meets a man who tells him about some treasure on the island of Monte Cristo. Will Edmond escape from prison? Will he find the treasure? And will he ever return home to Mercedes?"--Page 4 of cover.
Contents Introduction -- The Ship comes home -- Father and son -- Mercedes -- The Judge -- The Prison -- Underground -- Number 27 -- Faria's room -- The Story of the treasure -- The Death of Faria -- The Grave of the Chateau d'If -- The Young Amelia -- Monte Cristo -- Treasure -- At Marseilles -- Activities.
Subject Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870 -- Adaptations.
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- Juvenile fiction.
Revenge -- France -- Juvenile fiction.
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Readers for new literates.
Added Author Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870. Comte de Monte-Cristo. English.
ISBN 9781405881807 (pbk.)
1405881801 (pbk.)

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