Burlington Activity Readers Catalogue
New Titles

Gulliver's Travels All About Scotland Slaves in the Desert Classic Ghost Stories
Jane Eyre The Black Tulip    

The prestigious Burlington Activity Readers Series, now with 76 titles, offers an exciting range of classic adaptations, original stories and non-fiction options specially designed for students of ESO and Bachillerato. This full-colour series offers the following key features:

  • Grammatical structures and vocabulary are carefully controlled, ensuring each reader corresponds perfectly to the levels and syllabus of the Spanish school system.
  • Multilingual introduction and glossary of difficult words translated into Spanish, Catalan, Basque and Galician in every reader.
  • Vocabulary and comprehension activities integrated after every two chapters in ESO and after every three chapters in Bachillerato, to consolidate students’ understanding and develop their ability to use textual and visual information.
  • Did You Know? boxes with interesting information related to the content of the reader.
  • Cross-curricular pages at the end of each reader, to enrich students’ general knowledge by expanding upon a theme from the story.
  • Student’s website materials with MP3 recordings, comprehension activities, vocabulary games, book report tasks and a progress report (ESO), and web-based activities (Bachillerato), available in the Student’s Zone.

Teacher’s materials are available from the Teacher’s Zone. They include all the student’s website resources, plus:
  • Plot summary
  • Background information
  • Before and after reading activities
  • Final tests in editable format
  • Answers to all the reader activities
  • General series information leaflet

For a complete overview of the Burlington Activity Readers, click here.
For a complete grammar syllabus of the Burlington Activity Readers, click here.
For tips on how to choose readers best suited for your class, click here.


Gulliver's Travels All About Australia The House of Arden Doctor Dolittle
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Nurse Matilda More Ghost Tales The Ghost Teacher
All About Britain Witches and Wizards The Treasure Seekers Tales from Greek Mythology
Tarzan of the Apes The Borrowers Agathon: A Greek Slave in Pompeii  


All About Scotland Rosy Is My Relative Ring of Bright Water A Christmas Carol
All About the USA Jump to Freedom The Incredible Journey The Indian in the Cupboard
An Eskimo Adventure Tales of the Alhambra Tutankhamun A Ghost Collection
Tales of Arabian Nights The Canterville Ghost The Thief of Always  


Slaves in the Desert The Case of the Ancient Artefact All About Ireland Leopard Trail
My Lady, Anne Boleyn A Sherlock Holmes Collection Three Child Rulers Two Explorers: The Stories of Marco Polo and Roald Amundsen
Going for Gold The Jungle Book The Ghost Ship The Lost World
The Ghost of Featherstone Castle Grey Owl: A Man of the Wilderness Madame Doubtfire  


Classic Ghost Stories A Convict's Tale Three Great Leaders People Who Changed the World
All About South Africa Dracula The War of the Worlds The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Villains! Modern Masters Moby Dick
Great Expectations Gandhi Channel to the Future  

Bachillerato 1

Jane Eyre The Importance of Being Earnest The Prisoner of Zenda Les Misérables
The Mayor or Casterbridge A Foreigner in Britain Moonfleet The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole

Bachillerato 2

The Black Tulip Three Tales of Terror and Mystery Tales with a Twist A Foreigner in New York
Oscar Wilde Short Stories Frankenstein The Boxer The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole