Language Learning Through Parallel Short Stories

Stories make it easier to learn by helping us process information in context. At LingoBites, we obsess over finding you creative, engaging stories to help you learn.
Learn the most important vocab first
Stories are crafted and edited specifically for language learning, giving you the most common words in context.
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10-15 minute, bite-sized stories easily fit into your busy schedule.
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Our authors bring you engaging and accessible stories that bring language to life.
Alice Penfold
Alice Penfold

Crossing Ways

Project Manager for the National Literacy Trust. Former secondary English teacher with a love for anything literature and education related.

    Rich Bayley
    Rich Bayley

    The Free Fish

    Richard Bayley is a language trainer residing in Almeria, Spain. An avid reader and short story writer, Richard also provides translation services from Spanish into English.

      Beatriz Fernandez
      Beatriz Fernandez

      Sara's Siren Song Series

      Beatriz F. Fernandez is an American poet born of Puerto Rican and Peruvian parents. She works as a university Reference Librarian in Miami, Florida.

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        Our stories are professionally translated and audio recorded by some of the best talent in the industry.
        Javier Fernández-Peña
        Javier Fernández-Peña

        Voice Actor

        Javier Fernández-Peña brings the Spanish versions of LingoBites stories to life. He was the voice of Spanish Buzz Lightyear in the Oscar winning film Toy Story 3!

          María José Giménez
          María José Giménez


          María José is a poet, translator and editor from Venezuela. She has an incredible knack for deconstructing a text and putting it back together in a way that is true to both languages.

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