Marvel Graded English Readers

Choose your Marvel Super Hero!

We’re excited to bring you a new series of graded Readers that is sure to motivate even the most reluctant learners.

Based on successful movies and with carefully graded language, Marvel's epic stories and unforgettable characters become accessible to learners of English as a new series of Pearson English Readers.

From Captain America, to Thor, to the tree-like Groot in Guardians of the Galaxy - choose your Super Hero!

See the full Marvel list here.

What’s in a Marvel Reader?

  • Carefully graded language providing the right level of challenge and enjoyment
  • Who’s Who character introduction that motivates students
  • Images from the movie that bring the story to life, help with comprehension and provide a stimulus for discussion
  • Word list highlighting new vocabulary, providing a great reference tool for new language
  • Several pages of activities including before, during and after questions that aid comprehension, inspire discussions and check language progress


Downloadable teacher resources: background information on the story, discussion activities, photocopiable worksheets and answer keys for all activities.

Choose your format

All of our teen and adult Marvel titles are available as a print book, a print book with audio CD or as an eBook with integrated audio.

See the full Marvel list here.

  • Print book

  • Print book with audio CD

  • eBook with integrated audio

  • Book sample

  • Who's Who

  • Activities

How to use Readers

Find out how to use Readers in your classroom

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Choose your Reader by English learner level

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Correlation Charts

Find the right Readers to complement your ELT course

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Teaching Resources

All of our readers come with classroom resources

See samples