First Finnish reader for beginners : bilingual for speakers of English
Enni Saarinen (2015)
This reader assumes no prior knowledge of Finnish and begins with a short alphabet and pronunciation guide. Contains elementary reading materials starting with single sentences and progressing to two-page stories.
Each reading is written in parallel Finnish and English and is introduced with a parallel word list to aid comprehension.
Accompanying audio readings are freely available for all text from the audiolego website (
FIN RFICT 2 Open access