Jonathan Swith

Gulliver's Travels

A level 4 Oxford Bookworms Library graded reader. Written for Learners of English by Jonathan Swift.

Soon I felt something alive moving along my leg and up my body to my face, and when I looked down, I saw a very small human being, only fifteen centimetres tall … I was so surprised that I gave a great shout.'

But that is only the first of many surprises which Gulliver has on his travels. He visits a land of giants and a flying island, meets ghosts from the past and horses which talk . . .
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