Black Cat French Graded Reader (Easy Reader): Au revoir, les enfants - Louis Malle (Adaptation de Régine Boutégège)
Black Cat French Graded Reader (Easy Reader), 96 page fully-illustrated book + audio CD. Level A2 (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
Beautifully designed and illustrated easy reader complete with grammar and comprehension exercises. The text includes an introduction in accessible French containing interesting facts that place the story into context as well as a glossary at the bottom of the page which explains difficult terms. The audio CD contains both a complete reading of the text by a professional narrator and a set of pronunciation exercises. The combined package of book and CD work brilliantly together to create a wonderful, captivating learning resource for beginners of French.
In 1944, Julien Quentin attends a boarding school run by friars near Paris. One day, a new student arrives: Jean Bonnet. In spite of the war and bombings going on, the fear and suspicion surrounding them, the two boys try to live a normal life, finally learning to know and appreciate one another. The story is based on a childhood memory of film director Louis Malle.
La France pendant la Deuxiéme Guerre mondiale
Louis Malle et le cinéma
Au revoir, les enfants au cinéma