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978-0-521-18157-0 - A Little Trouble in Dublin


Richard MacAndrew
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Cambridge Discovery Readers

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Series editor: Nicholas Tims

A Little Trouble
in Dublin
Richard MacAndrew

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Richard MacAndrew
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This American English edition is based on A Little Trouble in Dublin,
ISBN 978-84-832-3695-6 first published by Cambridge University Press in 2010.
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Music composed by Elliot Simons and published by Shockwave-Sound.com

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Contents

Chapter 1 Funny money 5


Chapter 2 The man with the forged bills 12
Chapter 3 Going after Mr. Green Shirt 16
Chapter 4 A taxi to the police station 22
Chapter 5 A swim in the River Liffey 26
Chapter 6 Talking to the police 30
Chapter 7 A café on O’Connell Street 36
Chapter 8 Back at the hotel 40

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People in the story

Andy Lawson: a 13-year-old boy; Kim Lawson’s


twin brother
Kim Lawson: a 13-year-old girl; Andy Lawson’s
twin sister
Ms. O’Brien: Andy and Kim’s science teacher
Mr. Green Shirt: Kim sees this man in a shop
Mr. Blue Shirt: a friend of Mr. Green Shirt
Inspector Helen Forrester: a Dublin police officer
Sergeant Tom Brady: a Dublin police officer

BEFORE YOU READ

1 Look at the pictures in Chapter 1. Answer the questions.


1
What does Kim buy at the start of Chapter 1?

2
What do Andy and Kim buy at the end of Chapter 1?

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