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Author Campbell, Colin.

Title The ironing man / Colin Campbell.

Imprint Cambridge, England ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c1999 + (2008 printing)


Location Call No. Status
 Cato Library - ESL  PR6053.A4696 I76 2006    Available
 Central Library - Circulating Collection  PR6053 .A4696 I76 2006    Available
 Harper Library - ESL  PR6053.A4696 I76 2006    Available
 Levine Library - ESL  PR6053.A4696 I76 2006    Available
Description 63 p. : 1 ill. ; 20 cm. + 2 sound discs (ca. 111 min. ; digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Series Cambridge English readers. Level 3
Cambridge English readers. Level 3.
Note Read by Ruth Jones. Taken from disc label.
Contents The fridge door -- The Ironing Man -- Teddy bears make poor soldiers -- Good 7 Bad 1 -- Strangers on a train -- Massage and message -- It's just a painting -- The detective reports -- Do not use the toilet while the train is in the station -- On the beach.
Summary While Tom is at work in London, his wife Marina is left bored and alone in the small village where they live. She wishes for someone to do the housework for her and a strange thing happens. Her wish comes true; the Ironing Man enters her life, and everything begins to change for both Marina and Tom.
System Details MIXED MEDIA.
Subject Readers for new literates.
Readers (Adult)
High interest-low vocabulary books.
English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers.
English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers.
Wives -- England -- Fiction.
Couples -- England -- Fiction.
Housekeepers -- England -- Fiction.
Spouses -- England -- Fiction.
Men -- England -- Fiction.
Laundry -- Fiction.
England -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Domestic fiction.
Local Subject Book & CD (ESL)
ISBN 0521686148 (pbk. + audio cd pack)
9780521686143 (pbk. + audio cd pack)
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