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Popular Books You Can Read to Learn English

 

These are some things I have found for students to read.  I try to add things to this page often.  There are very short stories, fables, and articles.

  • Homeless People Los Angeles is a big city. There are millions of people here. But thousands of people have no home. They are homeless people. They live on the sidewalks. They sleep ...
  • Hans Christian Andersen : Danish Popular Legends Hans Christian Andersen : Danish Popular LegendsThe Complete Andersen is a rather extensive collection of Andersen’s tales – and this is the most comprehensive edition of Andersen’s fairy tales in English (American) on the internet. Denmark is ...
  • The Ant and the Grasshopper an Aesop’s Fable The Ant and the Grasshopper An Aesop’s Fable In a field one summer’s day a Grasshopper was hopping about, chirping and singing to its heart’s content. An Ant passed by, bearing along ...
  • Birth of Paul Bunyan Birth of Paul BunyanMaine Tall Tales retold by S. E. Schlosser Now I hear tell that Paul Bunyan was born in Bangor, Maine. It took five giant storks to deliver Paul to his parents. His first ...
  • The Cold Winter It is winter. The sky is usually gray. The sun is not big. The sun is not warm. The sun is never high in the sky. It’s always low in ...
  • Life is too short to be anything but HAPPY There comes a time in life when you have to let go of all the pointless drama and the people who create it, And surround yourself with the people who make ...
  • The Ghost Dance The Native American Ghost Dance Religious Ritual Became a Symbol of Defiance By Native Americans by Robert McNamara Updated May 15, 2017 The ghost dance was a religious movement that swept across Native American populations in ...
  • Native Americans Native American From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Redirected from Native Americans) Native Americans (also Aboriginal Americans, American Indians,Amerindians, or Indigenous Peoples of America) are the people who were in North America, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean Islands when Europeans arrived. Christopher Columbus was ...
  • First barrel ride down Niagara Falls Oct. 24 – On this day in 1901, a 63-year-old schoolteacher named Annie Edson Taylor becomes the first person to take the plunge over Niagara Falls in a barrel. After her ...
  • B.B. King is Dead | level 2 21-05-2015 07:00 Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 The King of Blues, guitarist and singer BB King, died. He was 89 years old. He influenced a generation of rock guitarists and was ...