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Penguin Readers is an ELT graded reader series for learners of English as a foreign language. With carefully adapted text, new illustrations and language learning exercises, the print edition also includes instructions to access supporting material online.Titles include popular classics, exciting contemporary fiction, and thought-provoking non-fiction, introducing language learners to bestselling authors and compelling content.The eight levels of Penguin Readers follow the Common European Framework of Reference for language learning (CEFR). Exercises at the back of each Reader help language learners to practise grammar, vocabulary, and key exam skills. Before, during and after-reading questions test readers' story comprehension and develop vocabulary.One of Us Is Lying, a Level 6 Reader, is B1+ in the CEFR framework. The longer text is made up of sentences with up to four clauses, introducing future continuous, reported questions, third conditional, was going to and ellipsis. A small number of illustrations support the text.A geek, a jock, a criminal, a princess. A murder.Everyone has secrets. How far would you go to protect yours? Five students at Bayview High must stay late at school but only four of them leave alive. Bronwyn, Cooper, Nate and Addy all become suspects in a murder. Who do you believe?Visit the Penguin Readers websiteExclusively with the print edition, readers can unlock online resources including a digital book, audio edition, lesson plans and answer keys.
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!';Pretty Little Liars meets The Breakfast Club' (EW.com)in this ';flat-out addictive' (RT Book Reviews) story of what happens when five strangers walk into detention and only four walk out alive. Pay close attention and you might solve this.On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention. Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule. Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess. Nate, the criminal, is already on probation for dealing. Cooper, the athlete, is the all-star baseball pitcher. And Simon, the outcast, is the creator of Bayview High's notorious gossip app. Only, Simon never makes it out of that classroom. Before the end of detention Simon's dead. And according to investigators, his death wasn't an accident. On Monday, he died. But on Tuesday, he'd planned to post juicy reveals about all four of his high-profile classmates, which makes all four of them suspects in his murder. Or are they the perfect patsies for a killer who's still on the loose? Everyone has secrets, right? What really matters is how far you would go to protect them. And don't miss Karen McManus's new novel Two Can Keep a Secret that Bustle says is "e;a must-read YA thriller if you love Riverdale and Sharp Objects."e; Praise for One of Us Is Lying An EW.com Best YA Book of the Year Selection A Buzzfeed Best YA Book of the Year SelectionA Popcrush Best Young Adult Book of the Year SelectionA New York Public Library's Best Book for Teens SelectionA CBC Teen Choice Book Award NomineeA Bustle Best Young Adult Book of May 2017A Goodreads Best Young Adult Book of the Year NomineeA YALSA Best Fiction Book NomineeA YALSA Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers ';You'll tear through this juicy, super-fun (if murder can ever be fun?) thriller."e;Bustle"e;A whodunit with a Breakfast Club twist...following four unique voices on a chase to find the killer, this one will keep you guessing until the very, very end."e;Popcrush"e;Twisty plotting, breakneck pacing andintriguing characterisation add upto an exciting, single-sitting thrillerish treat."e;The Guardian"e;This is no ordinary whodunitsurprising and relevant."e;USA Today';An addictive, devour-in-one-sitting thriller.'Kara Thomas, author of The Darkest Corners, Little Monsters, and The Cheerleaders"e;[As] McManus's intense mystery unfolds...each character becomes more complex and nuanced, adding richness and depth to the suspense."e; VOYA, Starred Review
New York Times Bestseller“Unul dintre noi minte” e povestea a ceea ce se intampla cand cinci straini ajung in clasa de detentie a scolii, iar numai patru ies de acolo in viata. Fiecare este suspect, fiecare are ceva de ascuns.Fii atent la toate detaliile si poate vei fi tu cel care va rezolva enigma:Intr-o dupa-amiaza de luni, cinci elevi de la Liceul Bayview intra in camera de detentie.Bronwyn, tocilara, va merge la Yale si niciodata nu incalca vreo regula.Addy, printesa, este frumoasa populara a liceului.Nate, delincventul, este deja eliberat conditionat dupa ce a fost prins vanzand droguri.Cooper, atletul, este starul echipei de baseball.Si Simon, proscrisul, este creatorul unei faimoase aplicatii de mobil care lanseaza barfele fierbinti ale liceului.Atata doar ca Simon nu mai iese de la detentie. La finalul orei in care cei cinci trebuie sa-si ispaseasca pedeapsa, Simon moare. Potrivit anchetei, decesul nu este un accident. Luni moare, iar marti apar dezvaluiri senzationale programate de el despre cei patru colegi care i-au fost alaturi in clipa mortii, ceea ce ii transforma rapid in suspecti. Daca nu cumva criminalul este altcineva si se afla in libertate…Toata lumea are secrete, nu? Ceea ce conteaza e cat de departe ai merge ca sa le protejezi.