Spanish

Leer en español Series

This series of Spanish-Language leveled readers includes action thrillers, mysteries, fantasy tales, and adaptations of literary masterpieces from Latin America and Spain. Supplemented with an audio CD and organized according to progressive levels of difficulty, this series encourages students to: • Improve reading skills and critical-thinking skills • Develop comprehension and writing skills • Cultivate literary analysis skills

  • Authentic Content
  • Culture
  • Audio

Features

Illustrated
Attractive illustrations and maps offer visual roadmap through story
Audio CD
Supplementary audio CD includes access to readings and listening comprehension activities
Culture
Authentic culturally rich content, local customs, unique vocabulary and expressions, and regional highlights
Vocabulary
Glossary of key vocabulary terms for each title
Reading and Listening Activities
Before, during, and after reading activities for comprehension, support, and expansion

Content

Organized according to seven levels of difficulty, vocabulary and grammar structures are introduced gradually. 

Introductory Level – Less than 300 words:

El secreto de su nombre

Un príncipe para Tess

El sueño de Diana

Dos historias y un final

Cuando Mack conoció a Mac 

Level 1 - Less than 400 words:

Mala suerte

La sombra de un fotógrafo

El misterio de la llave

Una mano en la arena

El sueño de Otto

¡Adiós, papá!

Soñar un crimen 

Level 2 - Less than 700 words:

El libro secreto de Daniel Torres

Rinconete y Cortadillo (adaptation)

Asesinato en el Barrio Gótico

La chica de los zapatos verdes

El señor de Alfoz

La ciudad de los dioses 

Level 3 - Less than 1,000 words:

La casa de la Troya (adaptation)

Lazarillo de Tormes (adaptation)

Don Juan Tenorio (adaptation)

El secreto de Cristóbal Colón

Marianela (adaptation)

Don Quijote de la Mancha I (adaptation)

Don Quijote de la Mancha II (adaptation) 

Level 4 - Less than 1,500 words:

El oro de los sueños (adaptation)

La tierra del tiempo perdido (adaptation)

Las lágrimas del sol (adaptation)

Sangre y arena (adaptation)

La muerte y otras sorpresas (adaptation) 

Level 5 - Less than 2,000 words:

Los santos inocentes (adaptation)

Pepita Jiménez (adaptation) 

Level 6 - Less than 2,500 words:

La Celestina (adaptation)

El Señor Presidente (adaptation)