Primiracconti (First Stories) is a high quality series of easy readers for students of Italian of all levels and ages. Each story is accompanied by brief notes that explain the key words and expressions as well as beautiful illustrations that enhance comprehension, making reading more fun. Pre-reading questions create motivation, making students reflect on the story they are about to read. Thanks to the activities (3-4 per chapter) and to the relative exercise keys, students can check their written and oral comprehension as well as work on vocabulary. An audio CD with professional actors helps students grasp the accent and pronunciation as well as intonation; listening exercises are also included in the book. Beginner Level, Paperback, 6"x8", 52 page book with an Audio CD.