Books

5 African Writers You Should Be Reading

5 African Writers You Should Be Reading

Who are the best African writers of the 20th and 21st centuries? We’ve chosen five of the most significant African writers of the past few generations.
8 Books To Help You Learn English

8 Books To Help You Learn English

From classic children’s literature to Hemingway, there’s something on here for English learners of all skill levels.
8 Must-Read Books Translated Into English

8 Must-Read Books Translated Into English

Looking for your next read? We’ve got you covered. Check out this list of incredible novels in translation.
23 Ways To Immerse Yourself In A Language Without Going Anywhere

23 Ways To Immerse Yourself In A Language Without Going Anywhere

You can surround yourself with your target language without having to pay for a plane ticket!
The 5 Best Turkish Books For Language Learners

The 5 Best Turkish Books For Language Learners

Don’t sleep on the big wide world beyond your grammar lessons. Here are five book recommendations from our language experts to help you learn.
5 Books To Help You Learn Danish

5 Books To Help You Learn Danish

Here are some recommended titles from our language experts to help you fast-track your Danish studies.
What Causes A Language To Die?

What Causes A Language To Die?

The death of a language is a loss to the world. But more important than mourning is understanding how and why these languages are lost.
5 Norwegian Books To Help You Learn The Language

5 Norwegian Books To Help You Learn The Language

Cozy up with one of these Norwegian books, recommended by our language experts.
Introducing Catherine Cusset’s ‘Life Of David Hockney’

Introducing Catherine Cusset’s ‘Life Of David Hockney’

This month, we’re reading a novelistic biography of a famed artist that is equal parts joyous and tragic.
Who’s Afraid Of A Semicolon?

Who’s Afraid Of A Semicolon?

In ‘Semicolon,’ historian Cecelia Watson dives into the odd history of the fascinating punctuation mark.
5 Books To Help You Learn Polish

5 Books To Help You Learn Polish

Polish can be a tough nut to crack for language learners, but these books will help you cement your reading comprehension skills.
Technology Will Change Language Whether We Like It Or Not

Technology Will Change Language Whether We Like It Or Not

In her new book ‘Because Internet,’ Gretchen McCulloch explains the incredible changes that have been happening to language online.
Introducing Daria Bogdanska’s ‘Wage Slaves’

Introducing Daria Bogdanska’s ‘Wage Slaves’

This month’s book is about the struggle to find both work and friends in a new country.
A Guide To Foreign Language Reading

A Guide To Foreign Language Reading

Whether you’re starting out or are an advanced learner, here are tips for making the most of reading books in another language.