The Lost Cup: An Easy-English Adventure with 8 Different Endings

You are a detective on the trail of the stolen world cup of soccer. You follow the trophy to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but what comes next? Will you find fame, or... death? Choose from 8 different endings! The Atama-ii series is nominated for the 2015 British Council ELTon Award for Innovation in Learner Resources, and two of the titles are nominated for a Language Learner Literature Awards. More

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About James Broadbridge

James is an Assistant Professor in the English Language Program at J. F. Oberlin University in Tokyo. He has been teaching English for over fifteen years and has taught in a range of contexts including junior high school, high school, and university.

James’ research areas of interest include vocabulary acquisition, the use of technology in the classroom, and extensive reading. He has presented on these topics both in Japan and internationally.

James is an avid reader of 19th century European literature, and loves a long and complex sentence. However, he fights strong urges and restricts himself to Atama-ii’s word limit of 100 words per page in his first title for the series, The Lost Cup.

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About the Series: Atama-ii multiple-path graded readers
Atama-ii graded readers are multiple-path adventure stories in easy English. They are ideal for reluctant readers or for learners of English as a second language. Recommended for ages 11 and up.

All titles in the series are at about the 300 headword level and about 2,500 words in total. Each text page is between 100 and 110 words and is accompanied by a full-page color illustration to aid comprehension. Each story contains 8 different endings, and so it is re-readable many times.

The Atama-ii series is nominated for the 2015 British Council ELTon Award for Innovation in Learner Resources. Titles #4 and #5, Backstage Pass and Hunter in the Darkness, are also nominated for a 2015 Language Learner Literature Award.

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James Broadbridge Alice Carroll (illustrator) Marcos Benevides (editor)


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