The Fruitcake Special and Other Stories by Frank BrennanFive stories about discovery -- a perfume that attracts men, a book that shows people's thoughts, a remarkable change in a widow's life, the secret of high intelligence, and a way of making time stand still -- make up this entertaining collection.
Call Number: F B75f 2000 (Level 6 red)
A Matter of Chance by David HillPaul Morris's happy life in Italy changes when his wife dies suddenly. He develops an exciting relationship with Sandra, a friend at work. But all is not as it seems and Paul finds himself involved in a world of international crime and a car chase across Europe.
Call Number: F H551m 1999 (Level 6 red)
Nothing but the Truth by George KershawHu is a teenage student at an international school in the exciting city of Bangkok. She has a problem with one of the teachers and does not know what to do. An adventure in a national park, acting in a musical, and the help of friends make Hu realize that she must tell nothing but the truth.
Call Number: F K474n 1999 (Level 6 red)
Staying Together by Judith WilsonIkuko goes to England to study, promising to return to Japan to get married. But in Birmingham, Ikuko not only discovers another way of life but also a great deal about herself. This is a powerful story about a love that is carried across three continents and even time itself.
Call Number: F W6942s 2001 (Level 6 red)
The University Murders by Richard MacAndrewModern, original fiction for learners of English. Billy Marr, a local misfit, claims he has murdered someone in an Edinburgh park. Inspector Logan and Sergeant Grant don't believe him - Billy has lied many times in the past about crimes he hasn't committed. But then a young woman is found dead in the park. Soon there is another body. Perhaps Billy is not so innocent after all.
Call Number: F M1183u 2003 (Level 6 red)
When Summer Comes by Philip ProwseStephen and Anna Martins take a holiday break in a seaside village to escape the stress of London. They love it there and make a new friend, a local fisherman. But when Stephen is suddenly called back to London on business, their lives start to change.
Call Number: F N2332w 1999 (Level 6 red)
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