Macbeth

A gripping, highly accessible version for young English language learners of one of Shakespeare’s most powerful tragedies, with superbly atmospheric illustrations. How does Macbeth turn so quickly from trusted military commander to murderous traitor? This compelling version brings readers into the heart of Shakespeare’s drama, and includes carefully chosen quotations from the play itself. With […]

The Enormous Turnip

A popular European folktale retold for young English language learners, with bright, appealing illustrations packed with detail. Sara loves visiting her grandparents and helping in her grandmother’s magnificent kitchen garden. When Grandmother tries to harvest one prodigiously huge turnip, she needs all the help she can get… A delightful cumulative story, originally from Russia. With […]

The Hare and the Tortoise

A lively retelling of the classic Aesop’s fable for young English language learners, beautifully illustrated and full of character and humour. ‘Hello, I’m new here!’ says Hare to slow, quiet old Tortoise. Hare talks very fast, and likes to run and jump, and before Tortoise can think twice, he has agreed to an impossible race. […]