It’s that time of year when we crack out the sun cream and head to the coast. Towel…check! Flip flops….check! Packed lunch…check! What’s left? A cracking beach read to help you while away the hours under the shade of your beach umbrella. With that in mind, here are our top 10 summer beach reads, offering an eclectic mix of genres and reading experiences for you to choose from.Continue reading “Top 10 Summer Beach Reads”
There’s something therapeutic about laughing in the face of tragedy, horror and peril, which is what makes the Dark Comedy genre such an addictive one. If you have a penchant for a chuckle in the most unlikely of places, then tuck into our some of our favorite top Black Comedy novels – books that we feel are must reads in the field of dark humor. Continue reading “Top Black Comedy Novels”
Great novels are enjoyed around the world and are called great because they appeal to the complex nature of us as human beings. A great novel can make you laugh, cry or even feel inspired to write a book for yourself.
For those yet to sample the adventure and intrigue that comes with reading one of the greats we have put together what we think is the top 10 greatest novels of all time. Continue reading “Introducing Our 10 Greatest Novels Of All Time”
There are many ways to improve your listening skills when you don’t have access to native English speakers. These include podcasts, television and radio. Another resource that has become increasingly popular in recent years is audio books. See our list of recommended free audio books for English learners below. Continue reading “Free Audio Books for English Learners”
Like in your own language, reading in English is going to expand your vocabulary, enhance your sentence structure and give you exposure to a more complex language. It will help you learn quicker and consolidate what you already know. Reading can be done autonomously and at your own pace and is more effective than watching the television.
In addition, there are thousands of classic free eBooks available in the public domain. This makes it an ideal low-cost way to learn. All you need is an e-reader, mobile device or computer and away you go!