Macmillan Readers: The Mistress of Spices

The Mistress of Spices is an adapted Upper level reader written by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. This is the story of Tilo who owns a spice shop in California but she is not an ordinary shopkeeper, she is the Mistress of Spices. With her secret powers she is able to help customers find answers to questions of love, loss and loneliness.

  • ISBN: 9781405073271
  • 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 2200 basic words for Upper-level students
  • Points for Understanding section
  • Free resources including worksheets, tests and author data sheets