Dominoes is a full-colour, interactive readers series that offers students a fun reading experience while building their language skills. With integrated activities and on-page glossaries the new edition of the series makes reading motivating for learners. Each reader is carefully graded to ensure each student reads from the right level from the very beginning.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Number of pages: 40
Weight: 90 g
Dimensions: 210 x 148 x 3 mm
Merlin was selected as the winner in the Extensive Reading Foundation's 2015 Language Learner Literature Awards in the Adolescents and Adults: Beginners category.
Judges and voters said:"it would be a good beginner book for a student moving up to this level for the first time...not so overwhelming" "the whole story is written in present simple, making it simpler to follow for new beginner level students" "the drawings are eye-catching, which are quite helpful in understanding the story." it "combines advice for dealing with bullies with the attraction of
ELT Gazette (January 2016) Review by Pete Sharma
The book incorporates some tricky words, like kingdom, enchantress, portion and cauldron, and manages to remain accessible for the target readers by providing simplified definitions.I especially like the imaginative, stylish illustrations, and the language exercises at the back are useful.