Edgar Allan Poe, 'the father of the detective story' and a master of horror, is one of the greatest American short story writers. In these stories we meet people struggling with fear, revenge, mental illness and death. Which of them will win - and which will lose - their battles?
- 120 pages
- 33,740 words in length (excluding activities)
- 2,300 headwords
- Penguin classic story
- Activities at the end of the book
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Pearson English Readers (formerly known as Penguin Readers) have a new design and new features that will help you enjoy reading in English at any level. Whether you read for pleasure or information, Pearson English Readers offer the best selection of well-known and loved stories.
- New stylish covers
- New audio CD packs
- New word lists with example sentences
- New and expanded activities in each book
- New Penguin Teacher Support