Macmillan Readers: The Red and the Black
- English Type:
- British English
- Published Date:
- 12 December 2006
The Red and the Black is an adapted Intermediate level reader written by Stendhal. The story is about a young man, Juilen Sorel, who is torn apart by the two sides to his personality, the ‘red’ and the ‘black’. Having love affairs with Madame de Renal and Mathilde, Sorel tries to gain wealth and social standing with fatal results.