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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.

  • Visit the Park | Practice Your English Visit the Park | Practice Your English Nancy took her daughter Donna to the park. The park had lots of trees. It had lots of squirrels and birds. The squirrels ran up and down the trees. The ...
  • 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 ...
  • Prisoners Work to Protect the Planet Prisoners Work to Protect the Planet | Voice of America – Learning English Inmate Toby Erhart sows Harsh Indian Paintbrush seeds in the Stafford Creek Corrections Center conservation nursery. (Tom Banse/VOA) 01/04/2015 Prisoners ...
  • 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 ...
  • George Washington takes command of Continental Army On this day in History, Washington takes command of Continental Army on Jul 03, 1775. On this day in 1775, George Washington rides out in front of the American troops gathered ...
  • Founding of the Thirteen Colonies The 13 Original Colonies were the first places that Europeans landed and lived in North America. This land was not called The United States of America because it was not ...
  • Famous Ghosts in American History As with other cultures, tales of spooky visitors from the grave abound throughout American history. Some famous anecdotes relate the sighting of dead shipmen and another involves the portrait of ...
  • The Indian Fairy Book – From the Original Legends The Indian Fairy Book Notes:From the Original Legends Contains 26 Native American folktales Author: Cornelius Mathews Published: 1869 Publisher: Allen Brothers, New York via The Indian Fairy Book – From the Original Legends.
  • American Stories in Easy English / American Stories in VOA Special English (ESL/EFL) These will all print very cleanly (without printing the MP3 player and menu.) You can read the text as you listen to its MP3 file. The Voice of America (VOA) American Stories ...
  • Little Red Riding Hood Fairy tale by Andrew Lang – Blue fairy book Once upon a time there lived in a certain village a little country girl, the prettiest creature was ever seen. Her mother ...