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New books

Read the text about new books and then choose the correct answer to the questions.

The Long Journey
This book by Simon Cameron is his first book. Simon became a writer after teaching English for several years. Sheila is a nurse in northern Australia, where she works in a small hospital. One day a baby is so ill that Sheila has to drive all night to get here to the nearest big city. They have a lot of problems getting there.

Hard Job
This exciting story is Liz Brown's tenth. Hard Job is about Jojo who works with his father, a carpenter, in Thailand. They work long, hard hours, making tables and chairs, but they do not have any money. Then one day a man dressed in black buys the most beautiful table in the shop.

Hospital or Cinema?
Melanie Smith, who studies English in Manchester, wrote this story earlier this year. Elena is a young Russian woman whose dream is to be a doctor. She goes to London to study English and medicine, but one day she meets a man who asks her to go to the USA with him to become a film star. What will Elena do?

1. Which book is about somebody who works with doctors?

2. Which book is by somebody who has written a lot of books?

3. Which book is about somebody who is very poor?

4. Which book is about somebody who would like to work in a hospital?

5. Which book is by somebody who worked in a school?

6. Which book is about a man and his son?

7. Which book is by a student?