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Grandpa’s Bamboo Flute

by John Kaupa Gonapa Library For All (May 10, 2019)

Sometimes when sit by the fire I hear strange music. Ah, it’s just Grandpa playing his old bamboo flute.

Reading Level 3

Papua New Guinea Collection

Keywords: grandparents; family; traditions; spiritual beliefs....


Hide And Seek

by Kym Simoncini Library For All (May 02, 2019)

There's lots of places you can hide in hide and seek. Reading Level 1 Keywords: play; games; natural environment; activities


Mumu For Kurabi’s Birthday

by Jordan Dean Library For All (May 02, 2019)

It is Kurabi's birthday and his family is preparing a traditional meal called a mumu. They will use hot stones and banana leaves to cool a delicious dinner! Reading Level 3 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords:...


Garry?s Messy Room

by Nathasha Ovoi Library For All (May 02, 2019)

Garry doesn't like to tidy his room, until one day he can't find his favourite toy. It is much easier to find things if your room is clean. Reading Level 3 Keywords: family; daily activities; home; chores


Play

by Alison Gee And Richard Jones, Voluntary Service Overseas Library For All (May 02, 2019)

I like to play all day. I play a lot. I play with my friends! Reading Level 1 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: games; play; friends; health


Thank You God

by Kym Simoncini Library For All (May 02, 2019)

What do you thank God for? Reading Level 1 Keywords: religion; faith; prayer; social relations


Rahi And His Boys

by World Vision PNG Library For All (May 02, 2019)

Rahi needs help to catch fish, but his boys won't help him. Reading Level 3 Keywords: fishing; family; chores; responsibility


Where Is My Pencil?

by Kym Simoncini Library For All (May 02, 2019)

I wonder where my pencil is. Reading Level 1 Keywords: humorous story; pencil; activities; searching


Which Animals Do You Like?

by Alison Gee And Richard Jones, Voluntary Service Overseas Library For All (May 02, 2019)

What animals live near you? Reading Level 2 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: animals; family; food; identity


Anna And Don

by Alison Gee And Richard Jones, Voluntary Service Overseas Library For All (May 02, 2019)

Anna loves Don the Dog Reading Level 1 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: animals; pets; sickness; feelings


Bee And Sunflower

by World Vision PNG Library For All (May 02, 2019)

What will Bee do when he gets too thirsty? Reading Level 3 Keywords: animals; nature; lessons; advice


The Sad King

by Alison Gee And Richard Jones, Voluntary Service Overseas Library For All (May 02, 2019)

Long ago a king was sad - how did they make him happy? Reading Level 2 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: animals; family; food; identity


Don Likes Bats And Frogs

by Alison Gee And Richard Jones, Voluntary Service Overseas Library For All (May 02, 2019)

So many foods that Don like makes him sick! Reading Level 1 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: animals; dogs; food; illness


Manoa’s First Kula Trip

by Jordan Dean Library For All (May 02, 2019)

Manoa is so excited to go on his first Kula Trade trip. He must help prepare for the journey, eat a good breakfast and say goodbye to his mother. A big feast will be held in the village when they return! Reading...


Gega Goes To The Market

by Delma Venudi-Geary Library For All (May 02, 2019)

Gega visits the market with her mum. Into the bilum go lots of vegetables to cook a tasty dinner for her hungry family. Reading Level 1 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: shopping; food; cooking; family.


Don The Dirty Dog

by Alison Gee And Richard Jones, Voluntary Service Overseas Library For All (May 02, 2019)

Don is a dirty dog that likes to dig! Reading Level 1 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: dogs; animals; family; hygiene


Papa At The Tap

by Alison Gee And Richard Jones, Voluntary Service Overseas Library For All (May 02, 2019)

Papa and I sit by the tap. Water is in the tap. We sip the water! Reading Level 1 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: water; family; drinking; health


My School

by Kym Simoncini Library For All (May 02, 2019)

There's lots of things at my school! Reading Level 1 Keywords: school; classroom; books; teachers


The Runaway Pig

by Kym Simoncini Library For All (May 02, 2019)

Who will catch the pig? Reading Level 1 Keywords: animals; family; pigs; cooperation


Wet Day

by Alison Gee And Richard Jones, Voluntary Service Overseas Library For All (May 02, 2019)

Anna and Don want to play but it's raining! Reading Level 1 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: weather; pets; dogs; raining


Who, Where, What, When?

by Alison Gee And Richard Jones, Voluntary Service Overseas Library For All (May 02, 2019)

Who is your best friend? Reading Level 2 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: friends; family; concepts; words


My Brilliant Career

by Miles Franklin Standard Ebooks (April 25, 2019)

Written by a teenager living in the Australian bush in the 1890s and originally published in 1901, Miles Franklin's My Brilliant Career is a candid representation of the aspirations and frustrations of a young...


Samba's New Shirt

by Ivan Higenyi African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Samba is excited about his new shirt. But unfortunately he doesn't look after his shirt very well.


The Blacksmith's Dilemma

by Ugandan folktale African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

A local chief summoned a famous blacksmith to his palace. The chief wanted the blacksmith to build a real man out of steel, one who could cry tears, and bleed human blood. The blacksmith was alarmed by the chief's...


Timonjero steals

by Jane Muchui & Hellen Wambui African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

The story is about a girl who steals money in order to buy sweets.


Amazing Daisy

by Nozizwe Herero African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

On a little farm lives Daisy, a little chicken who wishes she could fly. All the other chickens laugh at her daily flying practice. But one day something amazing happens….


The race

by Mozambican folktale African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Who will win if snail and rabbit have a race?


Rabbit goes to a party

by Mozambican folktale African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

This story is about what happens when you go to a party and get drunk. Or is it?


The staring game

by Mozambican folktale African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

This time Rabbit is out-witted!


Tortoise Finds His House

by Maya Fowler African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Tortoise is searching for his house. Do you know where he'll find it?


Monkey and Crocodile

by Mozambican folktale African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

Crocodiles are dangerous, but are they smart?


What are you doing?

by Nina Orange African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

More short sentences using simple present tense verbs.


Scaramouche

by Rafael Sabatini Open BookShelf (September 29, 2018)

A romantic tale of a young aristocrat's adventures during the French Revolution. At one point the hero joins a theater troupe to portray ''Scaramouche''. He also becomes a lawyer, a politician, and a lover,...


No More Dogs with Good Noses

by Alex Tanabi Library For All (July 27, 2018)

Bubu told me there used to be many pigs in the forest and many dogs with good noses for hunting. But the forests of PNG are changing. Reading Level 2 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: dogs; hunting; environment;...


The Coxon Fund

by Henry James Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

The greater the windbag the greater the calamity.

Henry James examines one of his favorite topics—the artist’s place in society—by profiling a “genius” who just can’t seem to support himself. A dazzling...


Louisa Pallant

by Henry James Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

In Louisa Pallant tell us the adventures of two women, mother and daughter, who travel through Europe in search of a good husband, of course he has to be rich. A single mature American and his nephew coincide...


The Pension Beaurepas

by Henry James Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

"Mr. Ruck distinguished me, as the French say. He honoured me with his esteem, and, as the days elapsed, with a large portion of his confidence. Sometimes he bored me a little, for the tone of his conversation...


The Old Apple Dealer

by Nathaniel Hawthorne Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

The portrait of a faded, melancholy man who sells gingerbread and apples at the local train station. Hawthorne describes him in terms of negatives, of dim browns and faint shades of gray Even his melancholy...


How the two Ivans quarrelled

by Nikolai Gogol Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

This story takes place in a bucolic small town of Mirgorod, written in the style featuring grotesque, realistic portrayals of the characters. The two Ivans are gentlemen landowners, neighbors and great friends,...


A May Evening

by Nikolai Gogol Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

In this tale, a young Cossack named Levko, the son of the mayor, is in love with Hanna. He comes to her house to talk about marriage and mentions that his father is not pleased with the idea, though he doesn't...


The Mysterious Portrait

by Nikolai Gogol Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

Nikolai Gogol's "The Portrait" is a short story about art. First written in 1835 and then significantly revised in 1842, the work explores a central concern in Romantic aesthetics: the role of the artist and...


St. John's Eve

by Nikolai Gogol Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

"St. John's Eve" is the second tale in the collection Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka by Nikolai Gogol. This story is retold by Rudy Panko from Foma Grigorievich, the sexton of the Dikanka church. Rudy was in...


The Eye of Osiris

by R. Austin Freeman Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

This is the tantalizing tale of a missing world-renowned archaeologist that, so far, no one seems to be able to find any clues to. Dr. Thorndyke, our detective, is unusually perceptive and begins to find clues...


The Mystery of 31 New Inn

by R. Austin Freeman Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

The Mystery of 31 New Inn, a classic mystery novel by R. Austin Freeman, relates a puzzling tale from an earlier century. In the grand tradition of the great sleuths brought to life by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle...


The Red Thumb Mark

by R. Austin Freeman Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

Fingerprints. A single print, being unique - not even identical twins have the same fingerprints - that single print found in the right place at the right time is sufficient to disclose the perpetrator of a...


A Silent Witness

by R. Austin Freeman Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

On a wet and windy silent night in the sleeping city of London, the body of a man is found sprawled across Millfield Lane. So begins an ill wind and the puzzle of an intriguing stranger in this enchanting Dr...


The Singing Bone

by R. Austin Freeman Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

In the topsy turvy world of The Singing Bone, Richard Austin Freeman presents us with a solution. The reader is asked to deduce how different mysteries were solved rather than whodunit. Freeman introduces five...


Eugénie Grandet

by Honoré de Balzac Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

This is the question that fills the minds of the inhabitants of Saumur, the setting for Eugenie Grandet (1833), one of the earliest and most famous novels in Balzac's Comedie humaine. The Grandet household,...


The Lady of the Camellias

by Alexandre Dumas (Fils) Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

One of the greatest love stories of all time, this novel has fascinated generations of readers. Dumas's subtle and moving portrait of a woman in love is based on his own love affair with one of the most desirable...


The Orange-Yellow Diamond

by Joseph Smith Fletcher Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

When an elderly pawnbroker is murdered in the London parish of Paddington, a young, down on his luck writer is accused of the crime. But then it's found the pawnbroker had had in his possession an extraordinary...