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The Elves and the Shoemaker

By Laura Cowan

The Elves and the Shoemaker
Common European Framework Level A1

“I know this is magic,” says the shoemaker.
Someone is making beautiful shoes every night, when the shoemaker and his wife are asleep. Who can it be?

Includes a word list, 5 pages of activities and free online audio (British English and American English).

  • 500 headwords
  • 1,033 words

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Book information

Age
5+
CEFR Level
A1
Paperback
RRP: £6.99
ISBN: 9781474947862
Extent: 32 pages
Dimensions: 240 x 170mm
Illustrator
Olga Demidova

Author information

Laura Cowan

Laura studied literature at Cambridge and more literature at Trinity College Dublin. This means she’s read a lot of books, which helps when writing them. Before joining Usborne, she taught English in Barcelona for four years, as well as in Dublin and Cambridge. She now lives in East London with some plants and a lot of vintage clothes.

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