YAER: The Hound of the Baskervilles + CD
Author: A.C. Doyle
Level: Stage 1 Elementary (600 headwords) A1
‘Suddenly, in the darkness, there was a terrible, low howl and it came from the moor. ‘The hound!’ cried Holmes.’
In this Reader you will find:
- information about Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s life
- a section focusing on background and context
- a glossary of difficult words
- comprehension activities
- an exit test
An old family document says that everyone who l ivesat Baskerville Hall is in danger from a terrifying animal which lives on Dartmoor.
When Sir Charles Baskerville dies in a mysterious way, his nephew, the young Sir Henry Baskerville, comes to live on Dartmoor.
Is he in danger too? Is there really a dangerous animal on the moor, or did someone murder Sir Charles? Sherlock Holmes, the world-famous detective, is the only person who can solve the case.
Or can he? Even Holmes is worried.