Simple English readers

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Newest
A Cowboy and an Indian
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,890. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
A collection of seven hilarious short stories (famous British humour) starting off with a plumber who becomes a computer repair man and gets on fine until he meets Meena, a very attractive Indian woman. You can also read about a man who eats his first oyster - and the consequences, a young boy puzzled by the story of Rapunzel and two Americans showing their slides from a holiday in Egypt.
Bear Hunt
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Sixteen-year-old Canadian Brad Forest is taken to Slovakia by his parents. Yet another boring international school for Brad but things in Slovakia are a little different... A bit of romance, adrenalin and adventure. An ideal book for teenagers with a sense of adventure.
Black Gold
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
15 year old Danny Brooks has one love in his life - his dog. His life in a children's home is not a bag of laughs but Danny gets by, stealing things from shops. Then events in Danny's life catch up with him, as does Cookie Roberts - and things change dramatically. I like Danny and I hope you will, too.
Channel Runner
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Mary Maloney is fourteen years old and is an excellent runner. She wins all her races against the girls so Mary has a new challenge: She wants to race against boys. Mary faces opposition from the sports committee who are determined to stop her. Can Mary convince people that she is right?
Chaos With Jason
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Jason Day is fifteen and is conned into babysitting for his 8-year-old cousin Veronica. A quiet evening in front of the TV? Oh no, not with Veronica. An adventurous comedy that involves Jason in his boxers, two secret agents, a Viking,a soccer game, blackmail and extortion. A perfect short comedy novel for babysitters everywhere.
Dead in Dublin
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
“Had! had!” Ten seconds later he was dead. This is the dramatic opening to Dead in Dublin, a fast moving murder mystery based in modern Dublin. Milan Schwab, a Czech language student dies in his American teacher's classroom. Daniel, the teacher, tries to piece together how he died - and most importantly, who killed him. The book contains some sexual references.
Do You Really Love Me?
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,810. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Do you really love me? is a collection of six short stories, all about love and how it doesn't always work out the way we want it to. The stories are humorous, sad, clever and most importantly, very real. You may have experienced some of them yourself. Some of the stories are a little risqué so please don't read it if you might be offended.
Fair Play
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Nobby Jones was a football legend. He tells his story to Maria, a café owner. She finds out about his difficult childhood, his rise to stardom, and one event that changed his life forever. This book is great for young (and not so young) football fans everywhere.
Football Fanatics
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Ryan from England and Ashraf from Egypt are both young football fanatics. Ashraf desperately misses his grandparents in Egypt so adopts Ryan's grandfather, Albert, as a friend. Talking about football, Albert has a mad idea - surely it won't work. How can a bunch of old men form a football team? And who could help them? Read Football Fanatics and find out.
Gorilla
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Gorilla is a collection of 5 short stories all with a central animal character: Samson the gorilla entertains children at a zoo; Bambi the goat is to be dinner for 3 Americans in Sinai, Egypt; Wagoo the Tiger gets romantically involved with a British Intelligence operation; a pigeon makes a couple of contributions to a romantic dinner for two and an oyster plays a key role in the final story.
Mobile Madness
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Mobile Madness is a collection of five short stories, all containing the most important gadget of the 21st Century: a mobile phone. There is romance, sadness, humour, a ruthless businessman, a beautiful Spanish scientist, banana lady and a four metre long python. These stories are perfect for all fans of mobile phones.
Short Stories to Touch Your Heart
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A wonderful collection of six very moving stories taken from different walks of life. A teenage boy and his grandfather, a Doberman pup called Champion, waiting for his new home, A young student in a pottery class looking for friends, a rich foreigner in Prague helping out a local guy, a businessman in the hot streets of Cairo loses his wallet and a very special schoolboy called Billy.
Stomper To The Rescue
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Stomper is a St Bernard who lives with Rob and Cathy Jackson. While using home made skis, Cathy has an accident but it a strange boy called Barry who comes to the rescue. What is the connection between Barry and the pit bull that bites off two fingers of a girl in the street? Can Cathy and Rob solve the mystery? They have no chance without a little help...
Take Five
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Madeline Flowers is an angel, come to save a basketball team from financial ruin. Or is she? What lengths will she go to to get what she wants? Is there anyone who can stop her? Centred around a women's basketball team, this adventure story twists and turns with lies, crocodile tears and some fast action both on and off the court.
Tales with a Twist
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
A delightful collection of eight short stories, all with a Dahlesque twist in the tail. Tales of psychic ability, murder, revenge and suburban racism makes this a gripping collection of stories.
The Ambassadors in London
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
The Ambassadors are five young people from China who are based in London. Their goal is to produce programmes for young people back in China. The Ambassadors learn about cultural aspects of London and meet some young people in England. This book will appeal to learners of English, particularly those from China.
The Ambassadors in Scotland
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
The second adventure following the five young Chinese Ambassadors, this time as they go to Scotland to climb Ben Nevis and to see Nessie in Loch Ness. Ideal for teenagers but can be enjoyed by anyone who enjoys a good adventure.
The Call Of The Wild
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,330. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The Call of the Wild is Jack London's heroic tale of life in the frozen North seen through the eyes of Buck, a strong and loyal dog. This simplified version allows younger learners and EFL/ESL students access to this classic of literature.
The Jungle Book - simplified version
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
Rudyard Kipling's timeless tales of Mowgli and his jungle friends (and enemies) retold in simplified English so it is accessible to younger readers and to EFL/ESL students.
The Money Makers
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,550. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Fifteen year old Brian Jones is not exactly Einstein but he is determined to enter the world of business. When a business club starts at school, Brian and his classmates begin a journey that leads to the biggest adventures of their lives.
To be or not to be on TV
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Fifteen-year-old Jason day is a step away from stardom. The only thing that stands between Jason and an A-list, megastar lifestyle is his complete lack of talent. Does that stop Jason? Not at all. Jason is determined to win 'Do you Want to be a Star?' hosted each week on TV by the talented Bryton Sunny. Will Jason get to see his smiling face on TV? Read 'To Be Or Not To Be On TV' and find out.
What's in a Name?
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
What's in a Name? is a quirky comedy following the lives of Robin Banks and I Steel. Their lives are monitored by Dr Ingrid Wright who records what the hapless pair get up to. Will their lives ever get back on the straight and narrow? Attempted robbery, kidnap and a bank heist make this a hilarious comedy with a surprise ending.
Write First Time
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Danny Brooks is an English teacher and has a class of teenagers from all over the world. He wants them to write a book while they are studying in England. Write a book - in four weeks? Is Danny Brooks mad? That is a possibility. Will the students write a book? Will they get it published? Read Write First Time and find out.