By Catriona Chalmers & Ann Mayeda
Three stories in one book, so each book is at least double the length of standard graded readers. (around 9,000 words in total)
Winner of the 2022 Language Learning Literature Award in the Adult Elementary Category
"Extended" Extensive Readers for young adults:
Level 1: 600 headwords (around 9,000 words in total)
Level 2: 900 headwords (around 11,000 words in total)
Level 3: 1200 headwords (aruond 12,000 words in total)
Global Issues Narratives are stories about people. Each book focuses on a global problem. There are three stories in one book. The stories are braided together. Braided means to tie together three or more things. That is, the stories connect the lives of three different people in three different places. They are told through the eyes of the people and how they are affected by the problem in their everyday lives.
Global Issues Narratives: Trafficked focuses on Human Trafficking and is set in Albania and the U.K.. These stories are about a girl, Anya, who thinks she is leaving her home in Albania to start an exciting job. However, she has been taken by people who have other plans for her. Anya is in big trouble. Will Magda and Ruth find her in time? Read the stories, Taken, Mission and Haven to find out what happens to Anya.
All Abax books will come with codes attached to give students access to our AbaxLMS. This LMS will include all the audio for each book, plus our new eLearning system which includes: voice recognition, extended speaking, video, listening and vocabulary activities. All of which work cross-platform, across smart phones, tablets and computers.