How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! HOW  THE  GRINCH  STOLE  CHRISTMAS is  a  children´s  story  by  Theodor  “Dr. Seuss”  Geissel written  in  rhymed  verse  with  illustrations  by  the  author.  It  follows  the  Grinch,  a  grouchy  solitary  creature who  intends  to  put  an end to  Christmas  by  stealing  Christmas-themed  items …

A Visit from Saint Nicholas

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! “A Visit from St. Nicholas”, more commonly known as “The Night Before Christmas”, is a poem attributed to Clement Clarke Moore. Some now believe it was written by Henry Livingston Jr. On Christmas Eve night, while his wife and children sleep, a father …

The Christmas Rose

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! gifts and expressing how much we love our families. We prepare a special dinner and decorate our houses with a Christmas tree, figures and with Christmas rose. In this tale written by Lizzie Deas we can read how was the origin of the …

The Elves and the Shoemaker

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! In The Elves and The Shoemaker a poor shoemaker prepares his last piece of leather to work on before turning in for bed. In the morning, he is amazed to find the shoes already made. Selling these to a grateful customer, his financial …

Rudolph The Red-nosed Reindeer Story

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! Hello guys, today we are going to be talking about the famous and known book of Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer. The first edition of this book came out in the year 1939, was written by Robert L. May, and published by Montgomery Ward. …

The Little Match Girl

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! The Little Match Girl is probably one of the most known New Year’s Stories, yet there are a few versions with some differences between them. The original tale written by Hans Christian Andersen tells us about a poor little girl, bareheaded and barefoot, …

The Gift of the Magi

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! The gift of the Magi is one of the most famous stories by O. Henry, whose real name is William Sydney Porter (Greensboro, North Carolina, USA, September 11th 1862 – New York City, USA, July 5th 1910). His stories are known for their …

A Christmas Carol

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas, commonly known as A Christmas Carol, is a novella by Charles Dickens, first published in London by Chapman & Hall in 1843 and illustrated by John Leech. A Christmas Carol recounts the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, an elderly miser who is visited by the …

Dmitry Glukhovsky

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! Dmitry Glukhovsky, is a professional author and journalist. Glukhovsky started in 2002 by publishing his first novel “Metro 2033” on his own website to the viewed for free. The novel has later become an interactive experiment, drawing in many readers. He is also …

Vladimir Nabokov

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! On 22 April, 1899 Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov was born in St. Petersburg to a prominent and rich Russian family of minor nobility. The eldest of five children, Vladimir led what he called the perfect childhood. At an early age, Vladimir learned to read …