Bob is a young man. He lives alone and has long walks with Faust. Faust is his dog. One day, Bob finds a bottle at the beach. There is a letter in the bottle. A letter from a woman. Will you look for me? she writes. Bob starts looking for the woman. He travels from one Waddeneiland to another. He meets new people and finds a new job. But will he find the woman?
Information for teachers of Dutch as a second language
This is an ideal easy reader for adults who have only just started to learn Dutch. The underlying idea of the story is about overcoming shyness and about finding your way into the world. The story gives insight in some Dutch daily and social habits and into travelling by Dutch public transports.
The number of different words is kept very limited (less than 350) and every word appears at least 5 times in the book, in order to enhance word recognition and acquisition.
Download a free teacher's manual (in Dutch) for this novel.
|Year of publication:||2015|
|Number of pages:||52 (including word list)|