Synopses & Reviews
It is 1954 and Kabuo Miyamoto is on trial for murder. He is a Japanese
American living on the island of San Piedro, off the north-west coast of
America. The Second World War has left an atmosphere of anger and suspicion
in this small community. Will Kabuo receive a fair trial? And will the
true cause of the victim's death be discovered? - Penguin Readers are simplified
texts designed to provide a step-by-step approach to the joys of reading
for pleasure. Each book has an introduction and extensive activity material.
They are published at seven levels from Easystarts to Advanced.
"Penguin Readers" is a series of simplified novels, film novelizations and original titles that introduce students at all levels to the pleasures of reading in English.