The Knight’s Tale

The Knight’s Tale is a very old story about two knights, Arcita and Palamon. The two men love the Queen’s sister, Emily. Do they fight for her? 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

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

There is a new animal in the sea, and it is killing people . . . “We can find it!” says Captain Farragut. But what do they find? And can they stop it? With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources, the Penguin Readers series introduces language learners to bestselling

The Moor Stones

Mia and Beth travel from New Zealand to Whitby, England. They stay with Sheila and Jack at Baysdale Farm Bed and Breakfast. There, Mia reads the story of the Moor Stones, and Beth goes for a walk in the rain . . . With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online

Robin Hood

Robin Hood lives in the forest with his Merry Men. He takes from rich people and gives to poor people. The Sheriff doesn’t like Robin Hood but can he catch 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

The Scissor Man Caves

Zara and Joe go with their class to the Gerlock Caves. “There’s a story about the Gerlock Caves,” Zara tells her teacher. “There’s a man. He walks in those caves at night and throws scissors at people.” With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources, the Penguin Readers series introduces

Loki and the Giants

Come into the world of the vikings. The gods and giants are enemies. Loki’s mother is a goddess but his father is a giant. Is he the gods’ friend or is he their enemy? They don’t know… With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources, the Penguin Readers series introduces

Romeo and Juliet

Romeo loves Juliet and Juliet loves Romeo. But their families are enemies and they cannot marry. Penguin Readers is a series of popular classics, exciting contemporary fiction, and thought-provoking non-fiction, written for learners of English as a foreign language. The series is aligned to the Common European Framework and includes language activities that help develop

The Hound of the Baskervilles

Sir Charles Baskerville is dead. Did the hound of the Baskervilles kill him? Can Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson stop the hound from killing again? Penguin Readers is a series of popular classics, exciting contemporary fiction, and thought-provoking non-fiction written for learners of English as a foreign language. Beautifully illustrated and carefully adapted, the series