Real English Conversation - 9 : Books
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Andrew: Hi Frank, have you read any interesting books recently?
Frank: Yes, I just finished reading a fantastic detective novel.
Andrew: I'm not really into detective stories, I prefer fictional stories with a touch of magic and fantasy.
Frank: I understand. But this book has a gripping plot and intriguing characters that will keep you hooked till the end.
Andrew: Hmm, that does sound interesting. What's the title of the book?
Frank: The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins. It's a bestseller and has received great reviews.
Andrew: Okay, I'll give it a try. Do you have a copy I can borrow?
Frank: Sorry, I've already returned it to the library. But you can get it online or at any bookstore.
Andrew: Thanks for the recommendation, Frank. I'm looking forward to reading it.
Frank: You're welcome, Andrew. I'm sure you'll enjoy it.
Andrew: Have you ever read any fictional stories that you liked?
Frank: Yes, actually there was one that caught my attention. It's called The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho.
Andrew: I've heard of that one. What's it about?
Frank: It's about a shepherd boy who embarks on a journey to find his personal legend and discovers the true meaning of life.
Andrew: That sounds like a powerful story. I'll add it to my reading list.
What kind of stories does Andrew like?
What is the title of the book that Frank recommended to Andrew?
Where can Andrew get a copy of "The Girl on the Train"?
What is "The Alchemist" about?
Which book did Andrew add to his reading list?