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Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & Ranked

While there are many courses and tutorials online, learning from a book is still one of the best ways to greatly improve your skills. Below I have selected top Spanish Language books.

1. Easy Spanish Step-By-Step (2005)

 Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & RankedEasy Spanish Step by Step proves that a solid grounding in grammar basics is the key to mastering a second language. Grammatical rules and concepts are clearly explained in order of importance, and more than 300 verbs and key terms are introduced on the basis of frequency. Numerous exercises and engaging readings help learners quickly build their Spanish speaking and comprehension prowess. #414 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #2 in Spanish Language Instruction (Books) #1 in Foreign Language Instruction (Books) Would you like to ?If you…
Author(s): Barbara Bregstein

2. Conversational Spanish Dialogues: Over 100 Spanish Conversations and Short Stories (Conversational Spanish Dual Language Books) (2018)

 Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & RankedIf your answer to any of the previous questions was ‘Yes’, then this book is for you!If there’s even been something tougher than learning the grammar rules of a new language, it’s finding the way to speak with other people in that tongue. Any student knows this – we can try our best at practicing, but you always want to avoid making embarrassing mistakes or not getting your message through correctly.‘How do I get out of this situation?’ many students ask themselves, to no avail, but no answer is forthcoming.Until now.We have compiled MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED Spanish Stories for Beginners along with…
Author(s): Lingo Mastery

3. Barron’s AP Spanish Language and Culture with MP3 CD (2017)

 Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & RankedStudents who purchase this book will also get access to one full-length online AP Spanish Language and Culture test with all questions answered and explained. #20,491 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #18 in Spanish Language Instruction (Books) #71 in AP Test Guides #48 in Teen & Young Adult Advanced Placement Study Aids Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Paolicchi M.A., Daniel, Springer Ph.D., Alice G.

4. Living Language English for Spanish Speakers, Complete Edition (ESL/ELL): Beginner through advanced course, including 3 coursebooks, 9 audio CDs, and free online learning (2012)

 Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & RankedEnglish, Complete Edition is a unique multimedia program that is designed for Spanish speakers. It takes you from a beginner to an advanced level in one convenient package.  At the core of English, Complete Edition is the Living Language Method™, based on linguistic science, proven techniques, and over 65 years of experience. Our method teaches you the whole language, so you can express yourself, not just recite memorized words or scripts. Millions have learned with Living Language®. Now…
Author(s): Living Language, Erin Quirk

5. Comparative Grammar of Spanish, Portuguese, Italian and French: Learn & Compare 4 Languages Simultaneously (2018)

 Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & RankedNowadays thousands of grammar books, textbooks, outlines, references and language guides of Spanish, Portuguese, Italian and French are published year by year. However, all of them teach these languages separately. Here you will find a comparative grammar of the four major Romance languages together based on their grammatical and lexical similarities for you, lovers of foreign languages, to learn and compare Spanish, Portuguese, Italian and French simultaneously. It is an audacious endeavor to find or create a novel way of learning to speak several languages and becoming a multilingual person. It took me…
Author(s): Mikhail Petrunin

6. Cracking the AP Spanish Language & Culture Exam with Audio CD, 2020 Edition: Practice Tests & Proven Techniques to Help You Score a 5 (College Test Preparation) (2019)

 Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & Ranked AP Spanish Language & Culture Exam with this comprehensive study guide including  access to online extras, and an audio CD for realistic listening practice. Techniques That Actually Work.• Tried-and-true strategies to help you avoid traps and beat the test• Essential tactics to help you work smarter, not harder• Step-by-step instruction on how to crack each question typeEverything You Need to Know to Help Achieve a High Score.• Audio CD for realistic practice on the speaking and listening sections—plus all tracks…
Author(s): The Princeton Review

7. Practice Makes Perfect: Complete Spanish Grammar, Premium Third Edition (2016)

 Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & RankedFrom present tense regular verbs to double object pronouns, this comprehensive guide and workbook covers all those aspects of Spanish grammar that you might find a little intimidating or hard to remember. Practice Makes Perfect: Complete Spanish Grammar focuses on the practical aspects of Spanish as it’s really spoken, so you are not bogged down by unnecessary technicalities. Each unit features crystal-clear explanations, numerous realistic examples, and dozens of engaging exercises in a variety of formats–including multiple choice, fill-in sentences and passages, sentence rewrites, and…
Author(s): Gilda Nissenberg

8. Language Hacking Spanish (Language Hacking with Benny Lewis) (2016)

 Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & RankedIt's true that some people spend years studying Spanish before they finally get around to speaking the language. But here's a better idea. Skip the years of study and jump right to the speaking part. Sound crazy? No, it's language hacking. Unlike most traditional language courses that try to teach you the rules of Spanish, #LanguageHacking shows you how to learn and speak Spanish through proven memory techniques, unconventional shortcuts and conversation strategies perfected by one of the world's greatest language learners, Benny Lewis, aka the Irish Polyglot. Using the language hacks -shortcuts that make learning…
Author(s): Benny Lewis

9. Spanish: Learn Spanish For Beginners Including Spanish Grammar, Spanish Short Stories and 1000+ Spanish Phrases (2019)

 Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & RankedMost people don’t have a huge amount of extra time to spend learning a new language.Could you be one of them?You see, most people make the same mistakes when learning Spanish and this is causing their progress to stagnate. The problem is that they are only sticking to a single way of learning Spanish.But now, you can maximize your chances of learning Spanish in less time compared to reading boring textbooks. Introducing: Spanish: Learn Spanish For Beginners Including Spanish Grammar, Spanish Short Stories and 1000+ Spanish Phrases. Not only will you learn grammar, but you’ll also increase comprehension and grow your Spanish…
Author(s): Language Learning University

10. Spanish Short Stories For Beginners: Learn Spanish for Beginners with 50 Short Stories to Learn Spanish Language, Growing your Vocabulary for a better Spanish Speaking Reading and Listening in a Week (2019)

 Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & RankedIf you want to learn Spanish (Latin-American) quickly and without getting bored, don’t waste more time and keep reading…Buy the paperback version of this book and get the kindle book version FOR FREE!After English, Spanish is the most popular language in the world with over 35 countries and 600 million people speaking it. I would therefore say that choosing to learn it means making an intelligent choice. This is also why many people choose to travel and dive directly in the place… but it is not such a simple solution for everyone. It will…
Author(s): Learning Languages Academy

11. Easy Spanish Phrase Book NEW EDITION: Over 700 Phrases for Everyday Use (Dover Language Guides Spanish) (2013)

 Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & RankedLearning the basics of Spanish can be fast and easy. This book includes words and sentences about eating, shopping, and more. Over 700 expressions will help you ask for directions, find a restaurant, and talk to a doctor. You'll also learn how to pronounce each phrase. It's great for visitors to Spain and Latin America!   #822 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #1 in Conversation Etiquette Guides #2 in Travel Language Phrasebooks (Books) #3 in Foreign Dictionaries & Thesauruses Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this…
Author(s): Garcia Loaeza, Dr. Pablo

12. Spanish Language Lessons: All The Basics You Need To Speak Spanish Fluently (2019)

 Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & RankedHave you always wanted to learn another language but didn’t have the time or resources to take a class?Or are you a visual, independent learner who hasn’t found success in a classroom setting?Do you love to travel and want to be able to speak the local language when you visit new places?If you answered yes to at least one of the questions above, this is the perfect guide for you.While there are many ways to learn new languages today – between books, classes, mobile apps, and the internet – this guide to learning Spanish is flexible and accessible to learners of all ages.Does the thought of reading a textbook make you less…
Author(s): Celestino Rivas, Leslie Pérez

Best Spanish Language Books Reviewed & Ranked

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some spanish language books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Mastering Spanish Words: Increase Your Vocabulary with Over 3000 Spanish Words in Context

Author(s): Language Equipped Travelers
Publisher: Independently published, Year: 2020, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2534751

AP Spanish Language and Culture (Barron's)

Author(s): Daniel Paolicchi; Alice G. Springer, Ph.D.
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series, Year: 2020, Size: 10 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2554933

Truth in Many Tongues: Religious Conversion and the Languages of the Early Spanish Empire

Author(s): Daniel I. Wasserman-Soler
Publisher: Pennsylvania State University Press, Year: 2020, Size: 18 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2577401

New Approaches to Translation, Conflict and Memory: Narratives of the Spanish Civil War and the Dictatorship

Author(s): Lucía Pintado Gutiérrez, Alicia Castillo Villanueva
Publisher: Springer International Publishing;Palgrave Macmillan, Year: 2019, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2309569

Language Structure, Variation and Change: The Case of Old Spanish Syntax

Author(s): Ian E. Mackenzie
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, Year: 2019, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2345691

The Routledge Handbook of Spanish Translation Studies

Author(s): Roberto A. Valdeón, Carmen África Vidal
Publisher: Routledge, Year: 2019, Size: 9 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2386303

Content and Language Integrated Learning in Spanish and Japanese Contexts: Policy, Practice and Pedagogy

Author(s): Keiko Tsuchiya, María Dolores Pérez Murillo
Publisher: Springer International Publishing;Palgrave Macmillan, Year: 2019, Size: 11 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2469055

The Influence of Spanish on the English Language since 1801: A Lexical Investigation

Author(s): Julia Schultz
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Year: 2018, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2216902

An American Language: The History of Spanish in the United States

Author(s): Rosina Lozano
Publisher: University of California Press, Year: 2018, Size: 20 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2235235

Spanish at a Glance: Foreign Language Phrasebook & Dictionary

Author(s): Heywood Wald
Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series, Year: 2018, Size: 444 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2261712

Please note that this booklist is not definite. Some books are absolutely chart-busters according to Washington Post, others are composed by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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