Tips for Top Reads

Ideas and advice from EC members on best ways to learn English

Moderator: EC

Post Reply
User avatar
DrNorman
Member
Posts: 29
Joined: Fri Feb 12, 2016 3:56 am
Status: Teacher of English

Tips for Top Reads

Post by DrNorman » Tue Mar 08, 2016 5:43 am

I thought it might be nice to start a thread on ‘top reads’, and to give and get some good recommendations!
If you are reading to improve your vocabulary, see https://www.advancedenglishlearning.com ... vocabulary for useful tips on how to choose readings at the right level for you.
My top 5 reads
Holiday Reads
I love the Jack Reacher books by Lee Child. These books are exciting and great to read when you just want to relax and escape.
I also like Dan Brown’s books, in particular “The Da Vinci Code”. This is also an exciting read.
Literary reads
I really love both of Harper Lee’s books – “To Kill a Mockingbird” and “Go Set a Watchman”. Both are absolutely fantastic. The 1962 film with Gregory Peck in “To Kill a Mockingbird” is also really worth seeing.
Non-Fiction reads
Bill Bryson’s “A short history of everything” is fantastic – a really engaging and interesting book.
I would love to hear about your “top reads”.
Dr Norman
Improve your English online
Advanced English Learning
https://www.advancedenglishlearning.com

AdamReddick
Member
Posts: 3
Joined: Wed Jun 15, 2016 10:30 am
Status: Learner of English

Re: Tips for Top Reads

Post by AdamReddick » Wed Jun 15, 2016 10:33 am

Thanks for sharing this useful information.

jiyakhattak
Rising Star
Rising Star
Posts: 175
Joined: Thu Oct 10, 2019 1:54 pm
Status: Learner of English

Re: Tips for Top Reads

Post by jiyakhattak » Fri Oct 11, 2019 7:07 am

DrNorman wrote:
Tue Mar 08, 2016 5:43 am
I thought it might be nice to start a thread on ‘top reads’, and to give and get some good recommendations!
If you are reading to improve your vocabulary, see https://www.advancedenglishlearning.com ... vocabulary for useful tips on how to choose readings at the right level for you.
My top 5 reads
Holiday Reads
I love the Jack Reacher books by Lee Child. These books are exciting and great to read when you just want to relax and escape.
I also like Dan Brown’s books, in particular “The Da Vinci Code”. This is also an exciting read.
Literary reads
I really love both of Harper Lee’s books – “To Kill a Mockingbird” and “Go Set a Watchman”. Both are absolutely fantastic. The 1962 film with Gregory Peck in “To Kill a Mockingbird” is also really worth seeing.
Non-Fiction reads
Bill Bryson’s “A short history of everything” is fantastic – a really engaging and interesting book. :-o
I would love to hear about your “top reads”.
Dr Norman

Post Reply