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Love among the haystacks  Cover Image Book Book

Love among the haystacks / D.H. Lawrence ; retold by Jennifer Bassett ; illustrated by Bob Harvey.

Bassett, Jennifer. (Author). Harvey, Bob. (Added Author). Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930 Love among the haystacks. (Added Author).


It is hay-making time on the Wookey farm. Two brothers are building the haystack, but thinking about other things - about young women, and love. There are angry words, and then a fight between the brothers. But the work goes on, visitors come and go, and the long hot summer day slowly turns to evening. Then the sun goes down, covering the world with a carpet of darkness. From the hedges around the hayfield comes the rich, sweet smell of wild flowers, and the hay will make a fine, soft bed...

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  • ISBN: 9780194790802 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 56 pages : illustrated ; 20 cm.
  • Edition: Simplified edition.
  • Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008.

Content descriptions

Target Audience Note:
Fry reading level grade: 3.
CLB reading level: 3, 4, 5, 6.
Subject: Readers (Adult)
High interest-low vocabulary books > Level 2.
English language > Textbooks for foreign speakers.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Decoda Literacy Library.


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Decoda Literacy Library 428.62 B37 2008 (Text) 35410000056952 General Collection Volume hold Available -

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