Benny Lewis is an Irish writer and polyglot who is best known for his website Fluent in 3 Months, on which he documents personal attempts to learn languages within short time periods. He is the author of five books, including Language Hacking Spanish, a book aimed at those beginning to learn Spanish.
Interviews with Benny Lewis
Complete Spanish: A Teach Yourself Program
by Juan Kattan-Ibarra
Short Stories in Spanish: New Penguin Parallel Text
ed. John L King
Short Stories in Spanish for Beginners
by Olly Richards
Mastering Spanish Vocabulary
by Axel J Navarro Ramil & Jose Maria Navarro
Lonely Planet Spanish Phrasebook & Dictionary
by Cristina Hernandez Montero & Marta Lopez
Which are the best books for learning Spanish? Benny Lewis, polyglot and author of the popular language-learning blog Fluent in Three Months, recommends his top five. He explains why beginners should be wary of grammar, and why forcing yourself to make mistakes is the key to success in any language.