Black Cat Italian Graded Reader (Easy Reader): Il viaggio di Laurent - S. Deon, S. Pistoleri, N. Romanelli
Black Cat Italian Graded Reader (Easy Reader), 72 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.
Il viaggio di Laurent by S. Deon, S. Pistoleri, N. Romanelli - Summary
In search of his origins, Laurent sets off on a journey which starts in Paris and, passing through Florence, Rome and Positano, leads him through some of the most beautiful cities in Italy. This experience and his encounter with Luigi, a distant relative, means that Laurent finds a deep-rooted link with his family, but also with the typically Italian colours, flavours and smells.
Alla scoperta delle proprie origini, Laurent intraprende un viaggio che inizia a Parigi e, passando per Firenze, Roma e Positano, lo condurrà in alcune delle più belle città d'Italia. Quest’esperienza e l'incontro con Luigi, un lontano parente, permetteranno a Laurent di ritrovare un legame profondo con la sua famiglia, ma anche con quei colori, sapori e odori tipicamente italiani.