Black Cat Italian Graded Reader (Easy Reader): Delitto in Piazza del Campo - Maria Luisa Banfi, Simona Gavelli
Black Cat Italian Graded Reader (Easy Reader), 96 page fully-illustrated book + audio CD. Level B1 (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 Italian 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 intermediate level learners of Italian.
Delitto in Piazza del Campo by Maria Luisa Banfi, Simona Gavelli - Summary
A murder in Piazza del Campo runs the risk of ruining the joyful atmosphere of the Palio di Siena. Is the murderer really a member of the Sienese nobility, as the clues would lead us to believe? An intrepid journalist who is originally in Siena to write an article on the Palio, adventures himself into uncovering the truth and succeeds just in time.
Un delitto in Piazza del Campo rischia di rovinare l’atmosfera gioiosa del Palio di Siena. L’assassino è davvero un personaggio della nobiltà senese come fanno pensare alcuni indizi? Saranno le indagini di un intraprendente giornalista in trasferta a Siena per scrivere un reportage sul palio a svelare tempestivamente l’identità del colpevole.