Macmillan Readers: Down Second Avenue

Down Second Avenue is an adapted Intermediate level reader written by Ezekiel Mphahlele. This story is about a young boy called Eseki, who during his growth into adulthood, slowly starts to become aware of the injustices, poverty and fear which are a normal part of life for black people in South Africa.

  • ISBN: 9780230408678
  • English Type: British English

Key features

  • Carefully controlled information, structure and vocabulary
  • Glossary at the back of the book explains some of the difficult words and phrases
  • The book has around 1600 basic words for Intermediate-level students
  • Points for Understanding section and Exercises contained within the back of the book
  • Free resources including worksheets, tests and author data sheets