Read a fresh today's spanish short story in it’s original version and enjoy with his acid humor. The plot goes about the funny and surrealistic confession of a gardener that faces the missing of Billy Joe, an english old man’s cat.
If you don’t understand a sentence, touch it and read it in English
‘eBBi Books’ presents a short story with which you can enjoy, study and practice the most important aspects of the Spanish language.
The tale, ‘Maldito gato’’ is in Dubbuk format. You know: if you don’t understand a sentence, touch it and get the Spanish integrated translation.
A one-of-a kind stuff!.
- Text and audio in Spanish
- Great quality audio in Spanish from Spain.
- Translation of the whole text to English.
- Fully illustrated
- All Dubbuk features:
· Word Reference bilingüal dictionary look-up available for each word.
· You can read in two columns, one in Spanish and the other in English.
· Listen separately to individual sentences as many times as you want.
Practice key aspects of Spanish language for advanced level
Refresh and improve your Spanish in a pleasant way.
Advance and practice listening with a funny text.
Author: Gema Martínez
Translation: María Jiménez
Illustrations: Enrique Bernal
Voice: Victor Bernal
Text and audio: Spanish
+20 min of audio
Advanced level - Original text
Voice in Spanish from Spain
-------- ‘Maldito gato’: Presentation and synopsis--------
A gardener working in a rural hotel is entrusted by the owners, an “old English man and his little blonde girl”, to take care of their pets. The disappearance of Billy Joe, the cat, unleashes a frantic and surrealistic plot with tragic consequences that the paranoid main character fails to assume.
Maldito gato won the 2009 Fuentetaja Short Stories Award and was published in the collective book ‘Asentamientos’.
-------- What is Dubbuk?---------
Books in Dubbuk format incorporate a new technology that allow you to read in Spanish in a comfortable and fluent way, as it integrate text, professional translation, audio and bilingual dictionary.
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We publish original and adapted texts in Dubbuk format for different levels of reading. In addition, all our books are illustrated and have a very careful edition
Added a missed bit of audio
- Cuento a2lenguas, S.L.
- 28.8 MB
Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humour
- Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
- Infrequent/Mild Horror/Fear Themes
- Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
- Infrequent/Mild Realistic Violence
- © 2012 Cuento a2lenguas, S.L.
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