Books Made into Movies It has no mouth, but speaks. It is not alive, but it can be a good friend. It is not a tree, but it has leaves. What is it? “LIFE WITHOUT BOOKS IS AS A TREE WITHOUT LEAVES” The famous people about books and reading Reading makes a full man. Francis Bacon History books which contain no lies are extremely dull. Anatole France Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. Richard Steel Famous British writers and poets W. Shakespeare Lewis Carol Agatha Christie O. Wilde Joseph Rudyard Kipling Roald Dahl (1916 -1990) He was one of the most popular writers of the books in Britain. He is a remarkable novelist and short story writer. His Going Solo, Charlie and Chocolate Factory are wonderful. Lewis Carroll (1832-1898)Her was an English writer who wrote two well-known children’s stories, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859 —1930) He was a great Scottish and English writer, the author of the well-known crime about Sherlock Holmes. He wrote many adventures and science fiction stories. Joanne Rowling was born in July 1965 at Yate General Hospital in England and grew up in Chepstow. She is the author of one of the most popular British children’s books about young magician Harry Potter. Elwyn Brooks White (July 11, 1899 – October 1, 1985) He was an American writer. He wrote books for children, including Stuart Little (1945), Charlotte’s Web (1952), and The Trumpet of the Swan (1970).Charlotte’s Web was voted the top children’s novel in a 2012 survey of School Library Journal readers, an accomplishment repeated in earlier surveys. Фильм «Стюарт Литл» снят по одноименной книге Элвина Брукса Уайта. Маленькому Джорджу очень хотелось иметь братишку. Родители посовещались, подумали и решили братика для своего сыночка усыновить. Пошли в приют и привезли домой… мышонка Стюарта. Не простого, конечно. Говорящего. Смышленого. VOCABULARY LIST Common information (the title, the writer)The passage is from the book…The book is written by…The content (содержание)The book is about… The main character of the book is …Other characters are …The book describes …The action takes plaсе in …In the beginning of the story …The author describes …The book ends with …Your opinionI found the story interesting importantof no valueto hard to understandI like it very much. I don’t like it at all.