TESOL Books Guide

We have compiled a list of some of the most popular books from Amazon that can help you as a ESL/TESOL teacher.

ESL / TESOL Teacher’s Book Comparison Guide and Key

Included in the matrix are 5 columns:

  • Book pictures
  • Book title (click to view more details or to purchase)
  • Book author
  • Price – These are approximate prices on Amazon.com. These change frequently based on availability, special promotions, and more. But generally speaking: $ = under $10, $$ = $20 to $30, $$$ = $30 to $40, $$$$ = $40+
  • Rating – The average user rating on Amazon.com. This can be very helpful in deciding if people are satisfied with their purchase.

*Click on any of the columns to sort the data to help make your decision easier

A Student's Guide to the MA TESOLNancy Bell$$5.0
Bilingual Education in the 21st Century: A Global PerspectiveOfelia Garcia$$$5.0
Understanding Second Language Acquisition (Understanding Language)Lourdes Ortega$$$5.0
Teaching ESL/EFL Listening and Speaking (ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series)I. S. P. Nation$$$4.9
Teaching English as a Foreign Language For DummiesMichelle Maxom$$4.7
The Grammar Book: An ESL/EFL Teacher's Course, Second EditionMarianne Celce-Murcia$$$$4.5
Techniques and Principles in Language TeachingDiane Larsen-Freeman$$4.5
The Freedom Writers Diary: How a Teacher and 150 Teens Used Writing to Change Themselves and the World Around ThemErin Gruwell$4.5
How to Teach EnglishJeremy Harmer$$$4.5
How Languages Are Learned (Oxford Handbooks for Language Teachers)Patsy M. Lightbown$$4.0