“The Official Cambridge Guide to IELTS” by Pauline Cullen, Amanda French, and Vanessa Jakeman
Details: This book provides comprehensive guidance, practice tests, and tips from the makers of the IELTS test. It covers both Academic and General Training modules.
“Barron’s IELTS Superpack” by Lin Lougheed
Details: This superpack includes the Barron’s IELTS book, audio CDs, and practice exams. It offers in-depth preparation for all sections of the test.
“IELTS 15 Academic Student’s Book with Answers with Audio” by Cambridge University Press
Details: Part of the Cambridge IELTS series, this book contains authentic practice tests and includes answers, audio, and scripts for the listening module.
“IELTS Trainer” by Louise Hashemi and Barbara Thomas
Details: This book includes six practice tests and provides strategies for success in the IELTS test, focusing on both Academic and General Training modules.
“Cambridge Vocabulary for IELTS” by Pauline Cullen
Details: A vocabulary-building book designed to help IELTS test-takers improve their English language skills, particularly in the Academic module.
“Target Band 7: IELTS Academic Module – How to Maximize Your Score” by Simone Braverman
Details: This book offers strategies and practice exercises to help you achieve a high score in the IELTS Academic module.
“Ace the IELTS: IELTS General Module – How to Maximize Your Score” by Simone Braverman
Details: Focusing on the General Training module, this book provides guidance, tips, and practice materials to excel in this version of the IELTS.
“IELTS Life Skills Official Cambridge Test Practice” by Mary Matthews
Details: Specifically designed for the IELTS Life Skills test, this book contains practice exercises to help you prepare for the speaking and listening components of the test.
“IELTS Practice Tests Plus” by Morgan Terry
Details: This book includes multiple practice tests, audio materials, and key strategies for success in the IELTS test. Suitable for both Academic and General Training.
“Collins English for IELTS” by Anneli Williams
Details: This series offers books at different levels of difficulty, helping you build the English language skills required for the IELTS test.
“IELTS Grammar Guide” by Richard Twine
Details: This book focuses on grammar skills needed for success in the IELTS test, with explanations, exercises, and practice tests.
“IELTS Essay Booster” by Akanksha Makwana
Details: This book offers guidance on essay writing for the IELTS test, including sample essays and tips for improving your writing skills.
“Check Your English Vocabulary for IELTS” by Rawdon Wyatt
Details: A workbook designed to help expand your English vocabulary specifically for the IELTS test.
“IELTS Premier with 8 Practice Tests” by Kaplan Test Prep
Details: This comprehensive guide includes practice tests, skill-building exercises, and strategies for success in the IELTS test.
“IELTS Listening Recent Actual Tests” by the British Council
Details: This book provides practice materials and recent actual listening tests to help you prepare for the listening module.
“IELTS Speaking Success” by Lisa B. Minnick
Details: Focusing on the Speaking section, this book offers tips and practice materials to enhance your speaking skills for the IELTS test.
“IELTS for Academic Purposes: A Short Intensive Course” by Charles King
Details: A short, intensive course to prepare for the Academic module, with exercises and practice tests.
“IELTS Express Intermediate Coursebook” by Richard L King
Details: This intermediate-level book helps you build the necessary language skills for the IELTS test, particularly in the speaking and writing sections.
“Collins Practice Tests for IELTS” by HarperCollins Publishers
Details: This book includes practice tests and detailed answer keys to help you assess and improve your IELTS skills.
“IELTS Academic 3500: The Ultimate Guide with Practice to Get a Target Band Score of 8.0+” by Tina Briton
Details: A comprehensive guide with a focus on achieving a high band score in the Academic IELTS module.
Please note that IELTS preparation is a personalized process, and you may find that some books or resources suit your learning style and needs better than others. It’s often beneficial to use a combination of these resources to thoroughly prepare for the IELTS test.
- Barnes & Noble
- IELTS.org (Official IELTS website)
- Cambridge University Press
- British Council
- IELTS Liz (Offers free IELTS materials)