I am currently learning English and I am looking for books for reading in order to improve my reading skills.
***** NOT A TEACHER *****
(1) Welcome to usingenglish.
(2) I know how you feel: I do not like novels, either.
(3) I have a suggestion:
(a) Choose the name of a famous person who interests you.
Napoleon? Florence Nightingale? George Washington?
(b) Go to Google and type in the name.
(c) When the page of results comes on, study the left side of the page.
You will see a list of words. Click on the word books.
(d) Many pages of results will come up.
(i) You can then read many books about that person. (I hear that
Google put many books on the Web as a service to readers everywhere.)
(ii) Sometimes they let us read only a few pages of a biography; sometimes we
can read the whole book.
(4) When I was young, we did not have the Internet. You young people today are