Oxford Bookworms Library: Henry VIII and His Six Wives: Level 2: 700-Word Vocabulary

Oxford Bookworms Library: Henry VIII and His Six Wives: Level 2: 700-Word Vocabulary

by Janet Hardy-Gould

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780194790628
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 03/15/2008
Edition description: New
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 510L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Story Introduction

1 King Henry is dead 1

2 Katherine of Aragon 6

3 Anne Boleyn 11

4 Jane Seymour 18

5 Anne of Cleves 23

6 Katherine Howard 28

7 Catherine Parr 33

Glossary 41

Activities: Before Reading 44

Activities: While Reading 46

Activities: After Reading 49

About the Author 52

About the Bookworms Library 53

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Oxford Bookworms Library: Henry VIII and His Six Wives: Level 2: 700-Word Vocabulary 3.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
savaran on LibraryThing 27 days ago
This story is the king of England.His name is Henry 8 who has six wives.He want to his son very much.so,He divorced many times.I think he is a very selfish man because it seems that he don't think wives even though he is a King.I think the king should be kind all people.
kirinsan on LibraryThing 27 days ago
Henry ¿ had six wives in his life.He wanted to have a son.Catherine Parr,his last wife and her maid found letters from five wives to him.I studied about Henry ¿ in world history class at high school.So I wanted to read this book,but I was surprised that he married six times.I think he is selfish.However,the story written about backgrounds of historical people like this one is very interesting.
leon777 on LibraryThing 27 days ago
Early 16th century,Henry VIII was King of England,and married six women.One of them,died of illness,and beheaded two people,and two people are divorced.This book is a history of that six women.The genre of this book is True Stories.I never knew that Henry VIII.So I was surprised while reading this book.I wanted to know this little his life.
kajita on LibraryThing 27 days ago
This is a true story. Henry ¿ is a king of England.He had six wives.After he died,Cathrine Parr who is sixth wife find a box of old letter.They tell the story of what it was like to be wife of him.I like history.So,I was interested in this book.But,this story is not so interesting.
chaaan810 on LibraryThing 27 days ago
This story is about Henry VIII and his 6 wives. Most of his wives' life were too sadly, because they were divoced or executed. In this story, main character is sixth wife, and she reads letters from other wives to Henry VIII.I didn't know about his, but now I hate him. If I'm his wife, I can't feel ease and I think I'll be divoced or executed, too. All of his wives spent very very sad lives, and I think Henry VIII also spent his life sadly.
ddgadm on LibraryThing 27 days ago
This book is written about Six queens of Henry VIII.First, Catherine of Aragon is written as prided and it is as high Catholic's princess. Second Anne Boleyn was as the queen to connected with love. Third Jane Seymour makes it pride to be able to leave a prince. Furth Anne of Cleves was divorced early and obtained king's younger sister's title. So she appreciates it. Fifth Katherine Howard is a daughter who fell into panic and who is youthfully thoughtless¿I became to want to study famous history of Britain and furthermore, I would like to read an English book and the book about Henry VIII after I read this book. This is very interesting.
yuhoa on LibraryThing 27 days ago
Henry ¿¿was the King of England.He was famous for many thing, but he was also famous because he had six wives.This story is true ,and henry's 6th wife speaks this story to her new and young house maid.I don't want to become King's wife.Indeed, It will be able to spend rich life.But there are no liberty.Ilike to countinue my nowdays life.
chi- on LibraryThing 27 days ago
When I was a high school student,I took a world history class.That's why I wanted to read this book.I knew that Henry VII had had six wives and killed many people,but this story was intresting.The woman talked about Henry's wives to the young girl.I was very sad about the stories.,However, I liked the ending.
deep_tarutaru on LibraryThing 27 days ago
I learned world history in my high school.I have wanted to read some books about history all along.So, I enjoyed reading this book very much.This story is about Henry¿ who was the King of the England and Queen Elizabeth's father.And he has six wives.He repeat to devorce and kill them.This story has many letters from six wives,and you can understand what was happen around them.Henry¿ is written that he was so cruel and clever in this book.I didn't understand how he was so clever very much.But this story is very interesting.I want to know how he was.why so clever man did repeat to divorce and kill?