Black Cat French Graded Reader (Easy Reader): Jeanne d'Arc
Told by Lucia Bonato, Activities by Anne Rousset
Black Cat French Graded Reader (Easy Reader), 80 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.
Answers to exercises
Joan of Arc, heroine and Patron Saint of France, was unique; her courage, her determination and her enthusiasm are at the core of prodigal transformation. In under two years a shy, young, illiterate girl discovers her warrior side as she fights for her ideals until death.