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Oxford Bookworms Library | Graded Readers

Oxford Bookworms Library

Oxford Bookworms Library7 levels – Elementary to Advanced

With over 250 original and adapted texts across a wide range of genres – from crime to classics, plays and non-fiction, the Oxford Bookworms Library has a book for every student.

  • Accessible language and carefully controlled vocabulary build students’ reading confidence.
  • Introductions and the beginning of each story, illustrations, and glossaries support comprehension.
  • Activities check understanding and build language skills.
  • Free teacher’s support and editable tests for every reader online.

Choosing the level

Students are reading at the right level when:

  • There are no more than one or two unknown words per page.
  • They can read eight to ten lines per minute.
  • The understand most of what they are reading.

*View pages and listen to audio by clicking the icons when you mouse over the book covers below.

CEFR IELTS™ Eiken
C1 6.5 - 7.0 1
B2 5.0 - 6.0 Pre-1
B1 3.5 - 4.5 Pre-2
A2 3.0 2
A1
Pre
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A1
1.0 - 2.0
3 - 4 - 5
Levels Headwords Price Samples
Stage 6

Headwords: 2,500

Average word count: 30,000

reader ¥810

audio pack ¥2,350

Stage 5

Headwords: 1,800

Average word count: 23,000

reader ¥810

audio pack ¥2,350

Stage 4

Headwords: 1,400

Average word count: 16,000

reader ¥810

audio pack ¥1,600

Stage 3

Headwords: 1,000

Average word count: 10,000

reader ¥715

audio pack ¥1,600

Stage 2

Headwords: 700

Average word count: 6,500

reader ¥715

audio pack ¥1,300

Stage 1

Headwords: 400

Average word count: 5,200

reader ¥715

audio pack ¥1,300

Starter

Headwords: 250

Average word count: 1,375

reader ¥715

audio pack ¥1,300

*This chart is a guide only.

*Recommended retail price before tax. Subject to change without prior notice.