Free Stories in 6 Different Languages

Last updated: May 15, 2020, at 3:49 p.m. PT

Originally published: May 15, 2020, at 3:18 p.m. PT

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Are you interested in hearing stories in languages other than English? is offering books in six languages.  You can choose books for the littlest listeners up to the teen in your house.  The best part is it is currently free!  Enjoy books in Japanese, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, and Dutch.  Selections of books vary from langue to language, but they offer many choices. 

If your looking for a book your whole family can enjoy, try Harry Potter which is offered in almost all of the languages.  Make it part of your daily routine and listen for 15 minutes as a family, then discuss what you heard using the discussion guide provided by Scholastic. If you have the book at home, don’t forget to follow along!