Sheherezade is beautiful and clever. She also knows a thousand and one wonderful stories. Her husband wants to kill her, but he can´t. Sheherezade tells him stories about a clever servant girl and a boy judge, about Ah Baba and Aladdin. What happens next? Her husband wants to know. He listens - and she lives.áPenguin Readers are simplified texts which provide a step-by-step I approach to the joys of reading for pleasure.