A young couple move to a small English village the country. Every night they visit a beautiful local church. Inside there are two marble statues. Why do these statues frighten local people? And what is the secret of the broken marble finger?
'The Marble Finger' is a retelling of the classic horror story, Man Made in Marble (1893) by Edith Nesbit (writer of The Railway Children)
The complete text - with audio book, original version & many more resources - are included in the Classic Ghost Stories Teaching Pack (see right).
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!