A boy has a hard life. An old woman wants to help him. She tells the boy about a magic swan. People get stuck to the swan with the words, Hold on, Swan. Only a magic stick can free the stuck people. The old woman has a plan. With the swan and the stick, the boy can marry a princess!
Young Learners Classic Readers provide beginning English-language learners enjoyable and easy reading practice of famous stories from around the world. Young English-language learners will enjoy developing their vocabulary and reading fluency with the easy-to-read adaptations included in this varied collection of well-known tales for children.
Each story includes:
A short introduction
A picture gallery of characters
A story including full-color illustrations and highlighted dialog for easy recognition of spoken language
A short playlet
A word list with pictures