Amazing Muslims Who Changed the World

The are many famous Muslims in this book – for example, Malala Yousafzai, Sir Mo Farah and Muhammad Ali. But there are many more Muslim people who have changed our world. From pirate queens and athletes to warriors and mathematicians, this book is about some of these amazing Muslims. With carefully adapted text, new illustrations,

The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾

Adrian Mole is a 13-year-old boy. Adrian writes a diary about his school, his family and, of course, love. “There’s a new girl in our class . . . I think I might love her. I am 13 ¾ years old, so I’m old enough for love!” With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise

Ghost Stories

A strange whistle, a dangerous curse, a buried crown and a hotel without a room 13. Don’t read these four frightening ghost stories by M.R. James late at night! 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.

Frankly in Love

Frank Li has Korean parents, but he feels that he’s American. At high school, he falls in love for the first time with Brit, the girl of his dreams. But there’s a problem: Brit is not Korean… With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources, the Penguin Readers series introduces

The Secret Dreamworld Of A Shopaholic

Becky lives with her rich friend, Suze. Suze and her friends have lots of money, and they eat in expensive restaurants. Becky does not have as much money as Suze. Becky knows that she should stop spending money, but she can’t stop shopping. With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online

The Picture of Dorian Gray

An artist paints a beautiful young man called Dorian Gray. When Dorian sees the picture, he decides to give his soul to keep his beautiful face. He lives a bad life and he is bad to many people, but his face never changes. However, in a room upstairs, the portrait gets uglier and uglier. With

BBC Dynasties: Chimpanzees

A few years ago, the BBC made the TV programme Dynasties about animal families across the world. They chose to film David and his family – a group of chimpanzees in south-eastern Senegal. Sometimes families are happy and sometimes they fight. Sometimes life is good and sometimes it is not easy. It is the same

Elon Musk

This book tells the story of Elon Musk, American businessman and multi-billionaire. Learn about his early years in South Africa and Canada, move to Silicon valley and his plans to travel to Mars. With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources, the Penguin Readers series introduces language learners to bestselling

Zoo

Scientist Jackson Oz has discovered that all around the world, animals have started attacking humans. Jackson and fellow scientist Chloe set out to warn scientists and politicians about the attacks, before it is too late. Penguin Readers is a series of popular classics, exciting contemporary fiction, and thought-provoking non-fiction, written for learners of English as

The Extraordinary Life of Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama was First Lady of the United States. She is also a wife, a mother and a lawyer. But that is not all. She has started many campaigns to help young people and make the world a better place. Michelle Obama has had an extraordinary life. Penguin Readers is a series of popular classics,