BBC Dynasties: Wolves

In 2018, the BBC filmed a family of painted wolves in Mana Pools National Park in Zimbabwe. Sometimes life is good, and sometimes it is difficult. It is the same for painted wolves, and for all animal families. With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources, the Penguin Readers series

The Phantom of the Opera

The phantom lives under the opera house in Paris, and he does bad things. He loves Christine, but she saw his face. Now she can never leave him. With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources, the Penguin Readers series introduces language learners to bestselling authors and compelling content. Titles include popular classics, exciting contemporary fiction, and thought-provoking non-fiction.

The Extraordinary Life Of Serena Williams

Serena Williams is a famous tennis player. People across the world know her and love her. But Serena’s life was not always easy, and she had to work very hard. With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources, the Penguin Readers series introduces language learners to bestselling authors and compelling

Macbeth

Macbeth meets three witches. They can see into the future. They tell Macbeth, “You are King of Scotland in the future.” Are they right? Can Macbeth be king? With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources, the Penguin Readers series introduces language learners to bestselling authors and compelling content. Titles

Jekyll and Hyde

Dr Jekyll is a good person. He is nice, and he has lots of friends. But Mr Hyde is a bad person. He walks in the streets of London at night and does bad things. Why are the two men friends? With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources, the

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift started singing and writing songs at a very young age. Now she is a very famous singer – and lots more! How did she get there? This book tells the story of her life. With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources, the Penguin Readers series introduces language

The Canterville Ghost

An American family buy Canterville Hall – a house with a ghost. But the ghost is not happy because it cannot frighten the family. With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources, the Penguin Readers series introduces language learners to bestselling authors and compelling content. Titles include popular classics, exciting

Silverfin

On Loch SilverFin in Scotland, a bad man lives in a castle with his son. James Bond and his new friend Red Kelly go to the castle. They must find Red’s missing cousin, Alfie. But what do they find in the castle? Do they find Alfie, or is it too late? With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language

BBC Dynasties Lions

Sometimes families are happy, and sometimes they fight. Sometimes life is good, and sometimes it is not easy. It is the same for the Marsh Lions in Kenya’s Masai Mara, and for all animal families. Penguin Readers is a series of popular classics, exciting contemporary fiction, and thought-provoking non-fiction, written for learners of English as

Little Women

Little Women is the story of a poor American family in the American Civil War. The four sisters, Beth, Jo, Meg and Amy are very different. But together they work hard and help their mother and father. Sometimes their lives are very happy, and sometimes they are very sad. But the family’s love always helps