DAN FLICK – USA

I had watched the Orson Wells movie before but thought it was boring. But this book is NOT boring, it makes me want to rewatch the movie. It was a perfectly distilled version of the story that everyone should read. The book is short and packed with all kinds of info...

MARIA CULMER – UK

What a lovely book! The grammar is easy and accessible to all and knowing the story helps you along with some of the vocab!! The chapters are short, so easy to read in one sitting, giving you confidence to read more. Although this is one of the longer books that...

ABBY – USA

I owe ALL of my progress to Kristina’s graded readers. Before her books, I was stuck at the beginner level with constant vocabulary games and grammar videos. I started reading her books over and over, and now I am at an intermediate level and I actually LIKE my...

VANESSA SAGER – USA

Reading is one of the best ways to improve vocabulary in any language learning endeavor, but it’s so hard to find appropriately scaffolded reading material as a beginner-ish Russian learner. This book has it all though. It pushed me to learn new words and...

SHONA LAMOUREAUX – NEW ZEALAND

An excellent way to improve your understanding of Russian. The books and audio are a great way to supplement other learning tools. The stories are interesting and well summarized from their “long” versions. Chapter lengths are perfectly bite sized for when...