The Body Snatcher
by Robert Louis Stevenson
Fettes turned towards us. ‘You don’t know how dangerous that man Macfarlane is!’ he said. ‘What I am going to tell you must never leave this room.’
Robert Louis Stevenson's The Body Snatcher is based on a 'grave robbing' scandal in 1820s Edinburgh. Listen to the first part of the story below.
Read Part 1 here - complete text, audio & activities are included in The Body Snatcher Audiobook .
A classic horror story retold by 'one of the best writers of language learner materials in English'.
The Body Snatcher by Robert Louis Stevenson
- Audiobook (MP4a & MP3) & text
- Teaching notes
Burke & Hare - the real 'body snatchers' - audio & worksheet
Language Level: Upper Intermediate B2