Books to learn Russian 

  • Russian Books with Audio
    Russian Books with Audio

    Improve your Russian with our exclusive books, created for Russian learners:

    •  Professional Audio
    •  Text in Russian + English translation
    •  Texts graded by level

    Do you want to buy paper books or ebooks? Use the buttons below to choose the books you wish to see:


    Try them! Read and listen to samples of all our books

    Each book in our shop includes a sample to read and listen. Choose any book below and see it for yourself.

  • Exercise Books
    Exercise Books

    Tables + exercises + solutions

    Our exercise books are a perfect tool to practice and improve. You will find hundreds of exercises on the topics you need. Also, they include grammar tables with very useful explanations. And, of course, you will find the solutions to every exercise:

    •  Easy-to-understand grammar tables
    •  More than 900 questions on each book
    •  Solutions to all exercises
    •  Books graded by level

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  • Dictionaries
    Dictionaries

    Learn Russian vocabulary and never get lost for words. Our visual dictionary with audio will test your knowledge. This book is arranged in 60 topics (animals, objects at home, professions, means of transport,...) and each word includes a picture, word in Russian, translation and audio. Read, listen and learn:

    •  Professional Audio
    •  More than 1,000 words English-Russian
    •  Sorted by categories and topics
    •  Perfect for all levels
  • Russian classics + audio
    Russian classics + audio

    Would you like to read classics written in easy Russian? Learn and enjoy with these masterpieces of the Russian literature. In addition, each book is recorded with professional audio.

    •  Book + professional Audio
    •  Russian classics adapted for Russian learners
    •  Choose between ebook/pdf or paper book

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  • Textbooks
    Textbooks

    Are you learning Russian? Do you teach Russian? Sistema Kalinka - Система Калинка is the tool you need to learn or teach Russian. These textbooks are the perfect solution for students and teachers of the Russian language.

    The best experience: 100 000 lessons

    At Red Kalinka, we have taught over 100 000 individual lessons. We have used that experience to develop Sistema Kalinka, a method to learn Russian step by step.

    Four books | All Russian grammar | From A1 to B2 level

    Sistema Kalinka is divided into four books. As you go through them, you will learn every aspect of the Russian grammar and will be able to use a vocabulary of 3000 words. After finishing the four books, you will reach a B1-B2 level.

    Ready to use lessons (with audio)

    Each book is divided into ten lessons. Each lesson includes enough materials for hours of learning:

    1. Vocabulary lists (with audio).
    2. Dialogues and texts (with audio).
    3. Grammar tables.
    4. Exercises with solutions.
  • 8,40 € In stock
    Do you want to speak Russian correctly? Then, you need to practice the Russian cases. This book, specially created for beginners, contains: Chapters dedicated to each case. Tables and explanations for each case. Exercises: Over 900 questions to answer. Answers to all exercises at the end of the book. ebookLevel A1-A2106...
  • 7,40 € In stock
    THE PERFECT BOOK FOR BEGINNERS. Are you looking for a book with stories in easy Russian? All our books include Russian texts with translations in English and professional audio. Read and listen to these stories about Patrick, a foreigner living in Moscow: Patrick and his friends  Patrick’s first winter Patrick’s apartment Patrick...
  • 14,75 € In stock
    Now you have the chance to enjoy Russian classics, written in easy Russian. Anna Karenina is a classic novel by Leo Tolstoy, published in 1873. It tells the story of Anna Karenina, a young woman who discovers love, passion, treason and tragedy. While reading the novel, you will discover the life of Russian aristocracy in the 19th century. ebook +...
  • 9,90 € In stock
    ebook + audioNivel A176 págs.  |  Audio: 47 mins. This is a Russian-Spanish dictionary. If you want information about our Russian-English dictionary, please click the button below: Russian-English dictionary Ideal para principiantes y alumnos de nivel medio. Aprende vocabulario con nuestro diccionario visual...
  • 19,50 € In stock
    Sistema Kalinka is a step-by-step learning method. This is book 1, where you will start from zero and reach a vocabulary of 500 words. After completing this book you will acquire basic reading, listening and speaking skills and you will be able to communicate in simple everyday situations. ebook + audioLevel A1170...
  • 8,90 € In stock
    A great book for beginners. Read and listen to your first conversations in easy Russian. Book in Russian + English translation + audio. Practice your Russian with over 50 dialogues grouped into these topics ebook + audioLevel A1 A great book for beginners. Read and listen to your first conversations in easy Russian. Book in Russian + English...
  • 18,90 € In stock
    Paper book
    Now you have the chance to enjoy Russian classics, written in easy Russian. Anna Karenina is a classic novel by Leo Tolstoy, published in 1873. It tells the story of Anna Karenina, a young woman who discovers love, passion, treason and tragedy. While reading the novel, you will discover the life of Russian aristocracy in the 19th century. Paper...
  • 13,40 € In stock
    Paper book
    Do you want to speak Russian correctly? Then, you need to practice the Russian cases. This book, specially created for beginners, contains: Chapters dedicated to each case. Tables and explanations for each case. Exercises: Over 900 questions to answer. Answers to all exercises at the end of the book. Paper bookLevel A1-A2106...
  • 9,90 € In stock
    Great for beginners and intermediate students. Learn new vocabulary with our Russian-English visual dictionary with audio. You can also develop your listening and reading skills. ebook + audioLevel A176 pages  |  Audio: 47 mins. Great for beginners and intermediate students. Learn new vocabulary with our Russian-English...
  • 28,50 € In stock
    Paper book
    Sistema Kalinka is a step-by-step learning method. This is book 1, where you will start from zero and reach a vocabulary of 500 words. After completing this book you will acquire basic reading, listening and speaking skills and you will be able to communicate in simple everyday situations. Paper book + CDLevel A1170...
  • 8,40 € In stock
    Do you commit mistakes when using Russian cases? This book for intermediate-advanced learners is all you need to practice and reduce your mistakes: Chapters dedicated to each case. Tables and explanations for each case. Exercises: Over 900 questions to answer. Answers to all exercises at the end of the book. ebookLevel B1-B294...
  • 14,75 € In stock
    Taras Bulba is a novel by Nikolai Gogol, published in 1842. It describes the life of an old Cossack called Taras Bulba and his two sons in the 15th century. We will discover how Cossacks lived and the sacrifices they had to make in times of war. ebook + audioLevel B1-B264 pages  |  Audio: 82 mins. Taras Bulba is a novel by...
  • 8,90 € In stock
    25 very easy Russian texts for beginners. Working with short texts will help you improve your reading skills. Also, we have carefully chosen the vocabulary to fit the knowledge of beginner students. ebook + audioLevel A156 pages  |  Audio: 35 mins. 25 very easy Russian texts for beginners. Working with short texts...
  • 14,90 € In stock
    Paper book
    Libro en papel + CDNivel A176 págs.  |  Audio: 47 mins. This is a Russian-Spanish dictionary. If you want information about our Russian-English dictionary, please click the button below: Russian-English dictionary Ideal para principiantes y alumnos de nivel medio. Aprende vocabulario con nuestro diccionario visual...
  • 19,50 € In stock
    Sistema Kalinka is a step-by-step learning method. In book 2 you will learn enough vocabulary and grammar to take your Russian from beginner to the intermediate level. By the end of this book, you will know at least 1000 words, which is enough to understand 80% of the words in some common texts. ebook + audioLevel A1 - A2170...
  • 18,90 € In stock
    Paper book
    Taras Bulba is a novel by Nikolai Gogol, published in 1842. It describes the life of an old Cossack called Taras Bulba and his two sons in the 15th century. We will discover how Cossacks lived and the sacrifices they had to make in times of war. Paper book + CDLevel B1-B264 pages  |  Audio: 82 mins. Taras Bulba is a novel by...
  • 13,40 € In stock
    Paper book
    Do you commit mistakes when using Russian cases? This book for intermediate-advanced learners is all you need to practice and reduce your mistakes: Chapters dedicated to each case. Tables and explanations for each case. Exercises: Over 900 questions to answer. Answers to all exercises at the end of the book. Paper bookLevel...
  • 8,90 € In stock
    25 very easy Russian texts for beginners. Working with short texts will help you improve your reading skills. Also, we have carefully chosen the vocabulary to fit the knowledge of beginner students. ebook + audioLevel A156 pages  |  Audio: 40 mins. 25 very easy Russian texts for beginners. Working with short texts...
  • 14,90 € In stock
    Paper book
    Great for beginners and intermediate students. Learn new vocabulary with our Russian-English visual dictionary with audio. You can also develop your listening and reading skills. Paper book + CDLevel A176 pages  |  Audio: 47 mins. Great for beginners and intermediate students. Learn new vocabulary with our Russian-English...
  • 28,50 € In stock
    Paper book
    Sistema Kalinka is a step-by-step learning method. In book 2 you will learn enough vocabulary and grammar to take your Russian from beginner to the intermediate level. By the end of this book, you will know at least 1000 words, which is enough to understand 80% of the words in some common texts. Paper book + CDLevel A1 - A2170...
  • 6,90 € In stock
    We have created this audiobook for beginner and intermediate Russian students. Enjoy this book in Russian, with English translations and professional audio recordings. Practice and improve your Russian vocabulary ebook + audioLevel A252 pages  |  Audio: 17 mins. We have created this audiobook for beginner and intermediate...
  • 8,40 € In stock
    Do you know how to use the Russian verbs of motion? We have created this book for beginners to help you: Chapters dedicated to each verb of motion (to walk, to run, to carry, to fly,...). Tables and explanations for each verb of motion. Exercises: Over 900 questions to answer. Answers to all exercises at the end of the book....
  • 14,75 € In stock
    Discover the life of an antihero, an arrogant young man in the 19th century. The great Russian writer Mikhail Lermontov created in 1840 this masterpiece. Pechorin is a young officer who serves in the Caucasus. His selfish behaviour doesn't go unnoticed. ebook + audioLevel B1-B264 pages  |  Audio: 113 mins. Discover the life...
  • 8,90 € In stock
    25 very easy Russian texts for beginners. Working with short texts will help you improve your reading skills. Also, we have carefully chosen the vocabulary to fit the knowledge of beginner students. ebook + audioLevel A155pages  |  Audio: 38mins. 25 very easy Russian texts for beginners. Working with short texts...
  • 6,90 € In stock
    We have created this audiobook for beginners. Learn and enjoy with this book in easy Russian, with English translations and professional audio recordings. Learn new vocabulary ebook + audioLevel A252 pages  |  Audio: 17 mins. We have created this audiobook for beginners. Learn and enjoy with this book in easy Russian, with...
  • 8,90 € In stock
    Do you already know some Russian and want to improve it? Read and listen to conversations to increase your vocabulary. Book in Russian + English translation + audio. Practice your Russian with over 50 dialogues ebook + audioLevel A238 pages  |  Audio: 60 mins. Do you already know some Russian and want to improve it? Read and...
  • 18,90 € In stock
    Paper book
    Discover the life of an antihero, an arrogant young man in the 19th century. The great Russian writer Mikhail Lermontov created in 1840 this masterpiece. Pechorin is a young officer who serves in the Caucasus. His selfish behaviour doesn't go unnoticed. Paper book + CDLevel B1-B264 pages  |  Audio: 113 mins. Discover the life...
  • 13,40 € In stock
    Paper book
    Do you know how to use the Russian verbs of motion? We have created this book for beginners to help you: Chapters dedicated to each verb of motion (to walk, to run, to carry, to fly,...). Tables and explanations for each verb of motion. Exercises: Over 900 questions to answer. Answers to all exercises at the end of the book. Paper...
  • 9,40 € In stock
    This is an ESSENTIAL book. Learn to master the Russian numbers in all possible uses, thanks to this book with 24 tables and 600 questions + answers. You will find everything you need for beginners and advanced students. ebookLevel A2-C2100 pages   This is an ESSENTIAL book. Learn to master the Russian numbers in all possible...
  • 14,75 € In stock
    Anton Chekhov (1860 – 1904) is considered one the greatest writers of short fiction in history. For this book we have selected three of his tales ("The Oysters", "Revenge" and "Kashtanka") and adapted them for advanced Russian learners. ebook + audioLevel C1-C252 pages  |  Audio: 94 mins. Anton Chekhov (1860 –...
  • 6,90 € In stock
    Learn Russian and discover the Russian culture with this audiobook for beginners. Enjoy this book in Russian, with English translations and professional audio recordings. Learn new vocabulary as you read and listen to texts about the Russian culture ebook + audioLevel A254 pages  |  Audio: 23 mins. Learn Russian and discover...
  • 14,40 € In stock
    Paper book
    This is an ESSENTIAL book. Learn to master the Russian numbers in all possible uses, thanks to this book with 24 tables and 600 questions + answers. You will find everything you need for beginners and advanced students. Paper bookLevel A2-C2100 pages   This is an ESSENTIAL book. Learn to master the Russian numbers in all...
  • 18,90 € In stock
    Paper book
    Anton Chekhov (1860 – 1904) is considered one the greatest writers of short fiction in history. For this book we have selected three of his tales ("The Oysters", "Revenge" and "Kashtanka") and adapted them for advanced Russian learners. Paper book + CDLevel C1-C254 pages  |  Audio: 94 mins. Anton Chekhov (1860 –...
  • 14,75 € In stock
    Alexander Pushkin (1799 - 1837) is the founder of modern Russian literature. We have selected three of his short stories and adapted them for advanced Russian learners: "The Shot", "The Blizzard" and "The Undertaker". ebook + audioLevel C1-C252 pages  |  Audio: 97 mins. Alexander Pushkin (1799 - 1837) is the founder of modern...
  • 18,90 € In stock
    Paper book
    Alexander Pushkin (1799 - 1837) is the founder of modern Russian literature. We have selected three of his short stories and adapted them for advanced Russian learners: "The Shot", "The Blizzard" and "The Undertaker". Paper book + CDLevel C1-C252 pages  |  Audio: 97 mins. Alexander Pushkin (1799 - 1837) is the founder of...
  • 6,90 € In stock
    Improve your Russian vocabulary with this audiobook for intermediate learners. It includes texts in Russian, with English translations and professional audio recordings. ebook + audioLevel B152 pages  |  Audio: 16 mins. Improve your Russian vocabulary with this audiobook for intermediate learners. It includes texts in...
  • 8,90 € In stock
    Business Russian + audio. This audiobook will help you improve your Russian vocabulary on bussiness and work-related topics. Enjoy this book in Russian, with English translations and professional audio recordings. ebook + audioLevel B138 pages  |  Audio: 49 mins. Business Russian + audio. This audiobook will help you improve...
  • 6,90 € In stock
    We have created this audiobook for intermediate and advanced Russian students. Enjoy this book in Russian, with English translations and professional audio recordings. Learn new vocabulary and improve your language skills as you read and listen stories. ebook + audioLevel B252 pages  |  Audio: 15 mins. We have created this...
  • 9,90 € In stock
    Russian for tourists + audio. This is a dialogue book with conversations that you can experience during a trip to a Russian speaking country. It contains texts in Russian, with English translations and professional audio. Read and listen to 65 dialogue. ebook + audioLevel B146 pages  |  Audio: 67 mins. Russian for tourists +...
  • 6,90 € In stock
    We have created this audiobook for intermediate and advanced Russian students. Enjoy this book in Russian, with English translations and professional audio recordings. Improve your language skills as you read and listen stories. ebook + audioLevel B252 pages  |  Audio: 16 mins. We have created this audiobook for intermediate...
  • 6,90 € In stock
    We have created this audiobook for intermediate and advanced Russian students. Enjoy this book in Russian, with English translations and professional audio recordings. Improve your vocabulary and language skills as you read and listen stories. ebook + audioLevel B252 pages  |  Audio: 16 mins. We have created this audiobook...
  • 6,90 € In stock
    We have created this audiobook created for intermediate-advanced Russian students. It contains Russian texts with English translations and professional audio recordings. Improve your language skills as you read and listen stories. ebook + audioLevel B252 pages  |  Audio: 16 mins. We have created this audiobook created for...
  • 12,40 € In stock
    Paper book
    THE PERFECT BOOK FOR BEGINNERS. Are you looking for a book with stories in easy Russian? All our books include Russian texts with translations in English and CD with professional audio. Read and listen to these stories about Patrick, a foreigner living in Moscow. Paper book + CDLevel A148 pages  |  Audio: 19 mins. THE PERFECT...
  • 13,90 € In stock
    Paper book
    A great book for beginners. Read and listen to your first conversations in easy Russian. Book in Russian + English translation + audio CD. Practice your Russian with over 50 dialogues. Paper book + CDLevel A138 pages  |  Audio: 65 mins. A great book for beginners. Read and listen to your first conversations in easy Russian....
  • 13,90 € In stock
    Paper book
    25 very easy Russian texts for beginners. Working with short texts will help you improve your reading skills. Also, we have carefully chosen the vocabulary to fit the knowledge of beginner students. Paper book + CDLevel A156 pages  |  Audio: 35 mins. 25 very easy Russian texts for beginners. Working with short texts...
  • 13,90 € In stock
    Paper book
    25 very easy Russian texts for beginners. Working with short texts will help you improve your reading skills. Also, we have carefully chosen the vocabulary to fit the knowledge of beginner students. Paper book + CDLevel A155 pages  |  Audio: 38 mins. 25 very easy Russian texts for beginners. Working with short texts...
  • 13,90 € In stock
    Paper book
    25 very easy Russian texts for beginners. Working with short texts will help you improve your reading skills. Also, we have carefully chosen the vocabulary to fit the knowledge of beginner students. Paper book + CDLevel A156 pages  |  Audio: 39 mins. 25 very easy Russian texts for beginners. Working with short texts...
  • 13,90 € In stock
    Paper book
    Do you already know some Russian and want to improve it? Read and listen to conversations to increase your vocabulary. Book in Russian + English translation + audio CD. Practice your Russian with over 50 dialogues. Paper book + CDLevel A238 pages  |  Audio: 60 mins. Do you already know some Russian and want to improve it?...