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.
You can read Part 1 here - complete text, audio & activities included in Classic Ghost Stories Teaching Pack below.
Three classic ghost stories retold by 'one of the best writers of language learner materials in English'.
The Lawyer & the Ghost by Charles Dickens (adapted from The Pickwick Papers) * Long Black Veil (ballad with video)
Intermediate/Upper Intermediate/Advanced (Lawyer & Ghost)
Age: Too scary for very young children!