James and the Giant Peach

When James’s parents die, he has to live with his two horrible aunts. He is lonely and sad. But then, a peach in his aunts’ garden starts to grow bigger and bigger. What strange and wonderful friends will James meet inside the peach? With carefully adapted text, illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources,

Boy In The Tower

Ade lives in a tower block in London. One day, something bad happens to Ade’s mum. After that, she stays in her bedroom all the time and sleeps. Then buildings start falling down in the night, and there are strange plants on the street. What will happen to Ade and his friend Gaia? With carefully

The Extraordinary Life of Anne Frank

Anne Frank and her family hid from the Nazis in the Second World War. Anne wrote a diary of that time, and later it became very famous. This is the story of Anne’s short life. With carefully adapted text, new illustrations, language practise activities and additional online resources, the Penguin Readers series introduces language learners


Jack Morgan has a company called Private. Private helps people. Sometimes, Private helps the police, too. Now, Jack’s friend is dead. Private must find the killer. 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