ELI Readers Series


The New ELI Readers present themselves as narrative texts of great literary prominence with a strong identity, whether they are classics, adapted or whole, or originals. The different sections which complement the text (notes about the author, analyses, activities…) aim to enrich reading and facilitate understanding and language learning, without diminishing the pleasure of reading.

The New ELI Readers are available in English, French, Spanish, German and Italian.


Language Levels

The new ELI Readers are organized, according to the age of the readers and their language level, are in line with the indications set out in the Common European Framework of Reference for Language and include useful language certification exercises.



Some of today’s most interesting illustrators have been chosen to illustrate each of the titles in the series with a visual ‘commentary’ designed to aid comprehension and draw the student into the stories.

The clear and captivating design of these elegant books not only simplifies the task of understanding the text but also makes them a pleasure to hold and read.




The New ELI Readers are divided into three series: Young ELI Readers, Teen ELI Readers, Young Adult ELI Readers. They offer a wide variety of activities, according to the age and the language level of the readers, following the Common European Framework of Refernce for Language indications.

Young ELI Readers

  • Five pages of exercises for revision at the end of each book.
  • An illustrated dictionary, on the inside of the cover, keeps the vocabulary the student needs within sight at all times.
  • Fun cut-out bookmarks personalize each book.

Teen and Young Adult ELI Readers

Ogni libro è strutturato in diverse sezioni così suddivise:

  • The text is divided into chapters and is equipped with an on-page glossary where necessary.

  • The Before You Read Activities section contains pre-reading activities.

  • The After-Reading Activities section, at the end of each chapter, eases memorization and comprehension and rounds off with one or more Pre-Reading Activities to pre-teach the vocabulary and structures in the subsequent chapter.

  • Useful dossiers focusing on culture and the author are supplied in the classics series.

  • The Test Yourself section offers activities which take into account the whole story.

  • Syllabus.