I want to ask where I can find/buy in pdf format bilingual beginner-intermediate level german novels similar to penguin parallel text novels. I searched but could not find a good resource.
About.com provides a list of dual-language books: LINK.
- Demian - A Dual Language Book
- Siddharta - A Dual Language Book
- Great German Poems of the Romantic Era/Berühmte Gedichte der Deutschen Romantik
- 103 Great Poems/103 Meistergedichte
- Best Short Stories/Die schönsten Erzählungen
- Death in Venice & A Man and His Dog/Der Tod in Venedig & Herr und Hund
- Five Great German Short Stories
- German Stories/Deutsche Erzählungen
- German Short Stories 2/Deutsche Kurzgeschichten 2
Additionally, you can find some children's books at a site like this.
Also, I know of at least one site with free PDF children's books (only German, but pretty basic, LINK).
I found a site for reading parellel texts:
for example, Siddartha from Herman Hesse
(click the Hamburger menu and then
I can't find a direct link or full catalog, but here are some suggestions from the site:
in this case, also available from Project Gutenberg: