Story House Classics

Story House Classics are a series of beautifully illustrated ELT readers, designed to inspire a love of reading in students while teaching and expanding their knowledge of language and words.


Step into a magical world of stories and rediscover timeless classics with Story House Classic Readers for students of English.

Story House Classics are timeless stories for anyone who loves to read and wants to improve their English through reading.

Features of Story House Classics

Visually Stunning
Each reader is beautifully illustrated in a style that showcases and enhances the story.

The Snow Queen
The Railway Children
Treasure Island

A language syllabus that covers Starters, Movers and Flyers
All readers conform to the Cambridge curriculum for Young Learners exams Starters, Movers and Flyers and are carefully graded so students are never presented with structures or language they do not understand.

Active engagement with the story
Vocabulary and comprehension exercises at the beginning and end of the stories help students truly understand and engage in what they are reading.

The Lion and the Mouse
The Pied Piper
The Selfish Giant

New words
New words are introduced gradually and carefully and shown in situ within pictures, in glossary boxes on the page, and in a Picture Dictionary for Level 1.

The Hare and the Tortoise
The Little Toy Soldier

Flexibility of choice
Students can choose between a short read story or a long read story, depending on their level, to give them maximum choice and independence over what and how they read.

Short Reads
Long Reads