Black Cat Italian Graded Reader (Easy Reader): Mistero all'Abbazia - Maria Luisa Banfi, Simona Gavelli
Black Cat Italian Graded Reader (Easy Reader), 128 page fully-illustrated book + audio CD. Level B2 (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.
Mistero all'Abbazia by Maria Luisa Banfi, Simona Gavelli - Summary
Anna and Marco, a young Italian couple go on what was supposed to be a quiet holiday, a break from studying for their university courses in the peaceful Lombardy countryside. But too many strange things happen in the nearby Abbey of Morimondo. What mystery is hidden in those old historic walls? Who is sneaking around the Abbey?
Per Anna e Marco, due giovani fidanzati, doveva trattarsi di una vacanza di tutto riposo, una pausa dagli studi universitari, nella calma della campagna lombarda. Ma tante cose strane accadono nella vicina abbazia di Morimondo. Quale mistero si cela entro quelle mura secolari? Chi si aggira furtivamente nell'abbazia? Anna e Marco riusciranno a risolvere il caso e a sciogliere tutti i dubbi?