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New Elementary-Level Italian Easy Reader + FREE Easy News!

This week we have a new elementary-level Italian easy reader in our online shop. Easy Italian readers - Yue a Bologna - cover image

Yue, a talented young Japanese from a rural community in Hokkaido, wins a one-year scholarship to study opera at the ‘Conservatorio’ in Bologna, home to Europe’s oldest university.

But the thought of leaving her parents and brother for a whole year disturbs her.

Worse, before studying at the ‘Conservatorio’, she’ll have to learn Italian…

  • .pdf e-book (+ audio available free online at
  • 8 very short chapters to read and listen to
  • Comprehension questions to check your understanding
  • Italian/English glossary of ‘difficult’ terms for the level
  • Suitable for students at elementary level or above
  • Download your Free Sample Chapter (.pdf)
  • Your e-book will be emailed to you within 24 hours of your purchase

Download the free sample chapter (.pdf) to evaluate the level and complexity of the material, and to verify that it will work with the device you want to use it on.

With this week’s special launch promotion, Yue a Bologna is just £5.99, rather than the usual ebook easy reader price of £7.99.

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