Black Cat French Graded Reader (Easy Reader): Le Comte de Monte-Cristo - Alexandre Dumas
Black Cat French Graded Reader (Easy Reader), 160 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 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 intermediate speakers of French.
Le Comte de Monte-Cristo - Alexandre Dumas père
Edmond Dantès is a young sailor destined for a brilliant career. But during his engagement party is suddenly arrested, accused of conspiracy and imprisoned in the Château d'If. After fourteen years of imprisonment he manages to escape and finds the treasure on the island of Monte-Cristo. He then becomes rich and powerful, but Edmond only has one wish: revenge.