About | One Third Stories

Our Story

Alex (loves languages) and Jonny (loves stories) have been friends for almost 8 years. Ever since they met, they’ve been thinking of ways to combine their two passions into a business. Their mission “To put another language on every child’s bookshelf” stems from the belief that every child should grow up with the chance to be bilingual. One Third Stories is here to start a language learning revolution through stories that start in English and end in a different language…

Our team

Alex Somervell

Linguist in Residence. Undiscovered artiste. Chatterbox. Social Butterfly.

Jonny Pryn

Editor in Chief. Long-distance walker. Bookshop browser. Cafe connoisseur.

Ria Sanders

Insight analyst. Cat lover. Musicals enthusiast. Fruit bat.

Tania Ali

People’s Champion. Nap wizard. Daydreamer. Seriously chill.

Charlotte Martin

Dedicated doodler. Cat lover. Karate kid. Cheese addict.

Ollie Haskins

Spreadsheet advocate. Marvel nerd. Serial shutterbug. Intrepid explorer.

Lara Velho

Curriculum crafter. Serial snacker. Fireplace fiend. Bookworm.

Our Supporters

No startup is an island. A huge thank you to these organisations for their ongoing support of One Third Stories.