Collection of English Novels for Beginners Easy to Understand – 12 Easy-to-Understand English Novels To Help Improve Your Reading + Vocabulary Skills!
does anyone have a collection of English novel suggestions for beginners? The language is not too complicated. I want the romance genre, hehe
For myself, from various sources, it’s like watching content, I don’t use indo subtitles, then reading stories, novels or audio in English and reading pdfs that are in full English, I think it’s really helpful, I’m used to it every day, as often as speaking or typing in a loud voice.
and it will definitely help to find it, but usually the newest books are rarely available, if there are any the prices are not far from gramed.
For example, if you want to buy a vintage book, just ask for an English book/novel, there are lots of vintage ones
Just learn from reading English novels… if there’s a word or sentence that you don’t know, I’ll underline it and find out what it means on the internet and I think this method is more fun, so I don’t feel like learning anymore👍🏻
Collection of English Novels for Beginners Easy to Understand
1. Harry Potter Series (JK Rowling)
You will not feel heavy reading this novel because JK Rowling wrote it lightly, therefore the English in this novel is easy to understand.
Maybe you won’t even realize it if you’ve spent pages and pages of this book because it’s really fun and exciting!
Of course, I would recommend this novel. Not only because I’m a potterhead, but also because this novel can really be used as a medium for learning English. ️
2. To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before (Jenny Han)
This novel by Jenny Han is really fun to follow, plus the writing style is light and the portrayal of the characters is really interesting!
This novel has been adapted for the big screen by Netflix. This novel tells the love story of Lara Jean when she was in high school. Lara Jean likes to write love letters to her crushes without sending them at all
One day, without his knowledge, his sister named Kitty sent all the letters,
Turns Lara Jean’s originally quiet high school life into chaos!
3. Winnie the Pooh (AA Milne)
You will definitely be familiar with this one novel. This Winnie the Pooh novel tells the adventures of Christopher Robin with his friends: Pooh, Piglet, Eeyore, and others.
Apart from easy-to-understand English writing, this novel also –
full of colorful illustrations that please the reader’s eye. So, you will not feel bored.
4. Flipped (Wendelin Van Draanen)
English in this novel is also easy to understand. So, it is really suitable for those of you who just want to improve your reading skills in English.
Just like the novel “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before”, this novel has also been –
brought to the big screen with the same title, “Flipped”.
This novel tells about Juli who is infatuated with her new neighbor, Bryce Loski. Even though they are only 8 years old, but Juli really likes Bryce because of his dazzling eyes and gaze –
which made him crazy about Bryce. While on the other hand, Bryce has feelings that are contrary to what Juli feels. However, things will eventually turn around, including Bryce’s feelings for Juli.
5. Percy Jackson Series (Rick Riordan)
The English in this novel is also easy to understand. In addition, this novel is also worth reading because of its unique humor. This novel is in the middle-grade genre, which means it is friendly for those of you who are just starting to read English novels.
The Percy Jackson and the Olympians novel series tells of half-god and half-human children. The main character, Percy Jackson, must fight with various monsters to protect the world of gods and humans.
6. See You in the Cosmos (Jack Cheng)
This novel tells about Alex the space lover. Alex is 11 years old. Alex and his dog, Carl Sagan, travel to get to LA where a rocket launch event by the rocket-loving community is being held.
Alex has prepared his own rocket that will be launched at the event. In addition, he makes recordings via his iPod about the earth and its activities.
What is unique about this novel is that the narrative of this novel is in the form of a script recorded by Alex. It is Alex’s English ability, who is still 11 years old, that makes this novel easy to understand, so it is perfect for those of you who want to learn English without going back and forth to open a dictionary!
7. Fantastic Mr Fox
This novel, written by Roald Dahl, tells the story of a cruel local farmer and a cunning fox who likes to steal. This novel can be read by children and is still suitable for adults.
This novel does not only contain writing, but also funny illustrations, so those of you who read it will not feel bored when reading this novel.
8. The Hunger Games [Suzanne Collins]
The story in this novel was made into a film with the same title and was quite in demand. If you have watched the film, now you can read the novel to practice English, especially reading skills.
This novel tells the story of the Panem nation which has a prosperous area called the Capitol which is surrounded by 12 poor districts. There was an uprising by district 13 against the Capitol which led to its demise and the beginning of the television show called the Hunger Games.
This novel is also a novel whose English is easy to understand because the language is flexible so it is comfortable to read.
9. The Kite Runner (Khaled Hosseini)
This novel tells the story of a boy who participates in a local kite tournament.
In addition to an interesting story, this novel is also written using simple word choices.
So, those of you who read this novel will easily understand the English writing. This novel is targeted to be read by children. However, for teenage or adult readers who are just learning English, this book is still suitable as a learning medium.
10. Fangirl (Rainbow Rowell)
If you want another light novel to read at the same time to deepen your English skills, then this novel is the best one.
This novel tells of a new student at the University of Nebraska Lincoln named Cath –
who has an identical twin named Wren.
Wren and Cath have very different personalities. Cath is more into writing and Wren is more sociable. As a child, both of them were fans of the Simon Snow series, but since college Wren decided not to anymore while Cath still likes the series.
Cath finds it difficult to adapt to her new school because Wren doesn’t want to share a dorm room. Cath also has social anxiety disorder and she struggles to stay out of her comfort zone.
There are some more!
11. Mieko and the Fifth (Treasure Eleanor Coerr)
This novel is very suitable for learning English because the language used is quite easy to understand, apart from the fact that this book is intended for young readers.
So it is very suitable to be used to learn English for beginner English learners.
This novel tells of Meiko who is an artist and calligraphy writer in Japan. Meiko’s hand was injured from being hit by a bomb in the war that took place.
Little Meiko was frightened and sent to her grandmother’s safer house.
Meiko starts school at her new place as well as a good friend named Yoshi who is also her classmate.
12. The Perks of Being a Wallflower [Stephen Chbosky]
This novel is very suitable for beginners, because it is presented in a light and easy to understand even for beginners.
This novel also contains vocabularies that are relevant to everyday life.
A collection of English novels for beginners, easy to understand