John Doe : Level 1, Paperback Book
3.5 out of 5 (4 ratings)


Award-winning original fiction for learners of English.

At seven levels, from Starter to Advanced, this impressive selection of carefully graded readers offers exciting reading for every student's capabilities. A man is found on the street, and taken to hospital.

He appears unable to tell the doctor who he is, or where he comes from, but has he really lost his memory?

The man is playing a dangerous game, and really knows a lot more than he is prepared to say.

When he leaves the hospital, he goes to the house of the nurse who looked after him, and events take a very sinister turn.

Paperback-only version. Also available with Audio CD including complete text recordings from the book.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 32 pages, illustrations
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: ELT graded readers
  • ISBN: 9780521656191


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A man who called John Doe is in the hospital,and pretend to know nothing.He is a dangerous person because he killed a woman.And he is going to kill another person.I think this story is very interesting and thrilling.I don't stop reading the book because I want to know the end.

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John Doe is very clever murder.After he killed one woman , he escaped by useing her brain.Also,he planed to other murder.could he escape?I think this story is very exciting.But I think last scene should be more thrilling.This last scene is too common.

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The man lies in a hospital bed.They call his Jhon Doe.He doesn't say his name or his native place or anything.Doctor Cox want to know who he is,but he don't know.After he leaves hospital,the doctor finds him an important person.This book is easy to read.I finish reading quickly.When I read first,I think Jhon Doe is an ordinary person.However he is not common.I am afraid of his action.

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The man called John Doe is in a hospital. The doctor tries to know him,but he can't remember himself. Who is he? And Can he recover his memory?This story is exciting. But I'm scared of him. And I think he is cruel.I like a murder mystery,so I enjoyed reading it.

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