Korean stories, made simple

Improve your Korean reading skills with traditional Korean stories, translated and designed for learners.

Featured Stories

Read our carefully selected stories to boost your Korean skills!

Learners Reviews

Tens of thousands of Korean learners are using StoryKorean.

Highly recommend

“I like this app a lot. It’s really helpful for improving your Korean.”


Simple and Lovely

“I've been looking for something like this for ages. I found it through a random google search and I'm very pleased with it so far. I can't wait for all the stories available on the site to also be available on the app, I like re-reading them to reinforce the words”


i love this app

“i’m so glad the website finally got an app. it is so convenient and the gui is very nice. it really is a great app and helps reinforce grammar and vocabulary.”


“There needs to be more apps like this, I love the fact there is instant translation below. Best korean story app for learning Korean.”

Sarah P

“Awesome app, it works great! The buttons are really responsive. Everything is neat and pleasant to look at. Ads are not intrusive.”

Dave Dave

“This is such a great app to widen vocabulary, it's good to have difficulty levels and word definitions”

Rosette B

“Great if you are learning Korean, it also has stories for higher level readers very good👍”


“Very good app with English translations and vocabularies.”


“Now, I have worked through all the available 'Beginner' and 'Intermediate' stories. This reading practice has been outstanding. In all my years of exposure to Korean, I have found nothing to match your stories. ... I sincerely thank you for your excellent work.”


“A very good app for learning Korean Language esp on reading part.”


“안녕! this is my opinion on “story Korean” so, this is a great app! ... This app is super effective and I can now read almost as fast in korean as in English! 100% recommend!”


How it works

Follow these simple steps to improve your Korean

  • Start with a story that matches your Korean level

    Choose from a variety of stories that align with your current skill in Korean.

  • Read the story and use English translations

    Improve your comprehension by reading the stories and checking the English translations to learn new words.

  • Test your knowledge with a quiz

    Take a short quiz to test your understanding of the story and review the vocabulary you’ve learned.