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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.

  • Salvador Dalí – photography Dali Atomicus, photo by Philippe Halsman (1948), shown before support wires were removed from the image Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech, Marqués de Dalí de Pubol (11 May 1904 – ...
  • Hello Spring – a poem Hello Spring!! © Sal The cold winter has passed and now comes Spring. The newly hatched baby birds will cause the mother birds to sing. The warm sun comes out, little cherry blossoms are ...
  • The Horse, Hunter, and Stag The Horse, Hunter, and Stag An Aesop’s Fable A quarrel had arisen between the Horse and the Stag, so the Horse came to a Hunter to ask his help to take revenge ...
  • 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 ...
  • Sleep In or Get Up? They drove to the park. They got in line. Many cars were in front of them. They should have gotten up earlier. “We should have gotten up earlier,” said Mom. ...
  • Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin  1706-1790 He is considered to be one of the greatest Americans that ever lived. He was the only person to sign the four key documents of American History:The Declaration of Independence, the ...
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Occupation: Civil Rights Leader Born: January 15, 1929 in Atlanta, GA Died: April 4, 1968 in Memphis, TN Best known for: Advancing the Civil Rights Movement and his “I Have a Dream” speech Biography: Martin ...
  • 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 ...
  • Get Rich or Get Going |story This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Get Rich The Statue of Liberty and New York City. The Statue of Liberty is in New York City. He had finally ...
  • George Washington: President, Man, Myth   George Washington (February 22, 1732  –December 14, 1799) was the first President of the United States (1789–97), the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary ...