Learn English Through Story

Reading or listening to stories in English is a great way to improve in language. Stories it is advisable to choose those that are designed for learning English and which use a simplified dictionary.

VOA Learning English (American English)

On the web VOA we find spoken stories of famous authors in a simplified and abbreviated form.

Collections of English Stories with Subtitles

ELT (English Language Teaching) books

Books marked as ELT are specially written for English students.

Beginner Level

  • The House On The Hill by Elizabeth Laird – on Google, on YouTube

Elementary Level

  • The Lady in the Lake by Raymond Chandler (ELT level 2) – on Google, on YouTube

Pre-intermediate Level

Intermediate Level

  • The Woman Who Disappeared by Philip Prowse (level 4) – on Google, on YouTube

Favorite Stories

English Fairy Tales and Stories for Kids