Learn how to read in Spanish--instantly! Easy Spanish Reader is a unique, easy-to-follow guide based on the premise that the best way to learn a language is to start reading it immediately! Whether you're a brand-new beginner or an advanced-beginning learner, you will dive into the language with engaging readings that progress in difficulty to match your growing reading skills. This process will allow you to rapidly build comprehension and confidence as you enjoy the stories. Build your comprehension of the Spanish language with readings of increasing difficultyFind out what unfamiliar words and phrases mean with the book's helpful glossaryDiscover the nuances of Spanish language and culture as well as the country's history through engaging texts Get a feel for authentic Spanish society with readings from contemporary literature Use the accompanying CD-ROM to hear engaging recordings of more than fifty passages featured in the book. You can listen to and view text simultaneously on your computer or download the audio files to your iPod or other mp3 device for learning on-the-go.