A couple feels something moving inside their mattress. Is it alive? What is it? A mans winning lottery ticketworth half a million dollarsis somewhere in the town dump. Can he find it in the mountains of garbage? A woman searches 20 years for the daughter she gave up for adoption. Where does she discover her daughter? EASY TRUE STORIES presents 20 new stories in the TRUE STORIES tradition: human interest stories adapted for ESL students from newspapers and magazines. The storessome humorous, some poignant, some astoundingare told as simply as possible. Most stories are less than half-page long, and they are written almost exclusively in the present tense. Nine pre-reading drawings introduce each unit visually and ease students into reading. EASY TRUE STOREIS can be used as a first reader for students who have some experience with English.Heyer, Sandra is the author of 'Easy True Stories A Picture-Based Beginning Reader' with ISBN 9780801310898 and ISBN 080131089X.