Ilya

Ilya Muromets is one of the most famous heroes in Russia. How did he become one? Listen to this Russian bylina in Russian and English languages. Read it along with a corresponding side-by-side e-book. The original bylina was retold for children by N.P.Kolpakova and you can find more bylinas for children hereContinue reading

What happens when you get greedy and what you have is never enough? Listen to this Pushkin tale “The Fisherman and the Gold Fish” in Russian and English languages and you will find out. Continue reading

What happens if all the animals have your phone number and keep calling you all day long? Listen to this tale by Korney Chukovsky read by him in Russian and by Dave in English. Read it along with a corresponding side-by-side e-book. Watch the cartoon where the author himself talks to all these animals on the phone.  Continue reading

What happens if you catch the pike who gives you a gift? Whatever you say will come to pass. Listen to this Russian folk tale in Russian and English languages. Read it along with a corresponding side-by-side e-book. Watch the Russian cartoon hereContinue reading