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 Literature for Classes  | Graded Readers  | Blaine Ray Mini Novels


Blaine Ray Mini Novels are very popular, interesting and affordable mini novels in three levels. They are available in French, Spanish, German, Italian, and Chinese.
BR1979 Mary in Shanghai $8.50
ISBN: 9787301081976 ISBN10: 7301081979.
Written by: Blaine Ray.
Softcover.
Chinese reader for 1st- or 2nd-year students. Based on the popular novel Patricia va a CA.
BR6447 Anna $11.50
ISBN: 9781440406447 ISBN10: 1440406448.
Written by: Blaine Ray.
Softcover.
Chinese reader for 1st-year students based on the popular novel Pobre Ana.
 
  Literature for Classes  | Graded Readers  | Chinese Breeze  | 300 Word Vocabulary


Chinese Breeze is an innovative Chinese graded reader series designed for college and secondary school Chinese language learners (including AP* Chinese students). Each title contains an audio CD/MP3 with recordings of the text. The text is in simplified characters, with pinyin and English in the vocabulary lists. Also included are short exercises and answer keys at the end of each book.
HS1557 Whom do you like more? $14.95
ISBN: 9787301141557 ISBN10: 7301141556.
Softcover, 62 pp. & MP3 CD Simplified Chinese, English notes.
Xie Hong, Fang Xin´s true love, has gone abroad to fulfill her dream. But Fang Xin only wants to stay in Beijing doing work that he enjoys. Xiaoyue comes to visit every day. She is the one who really understands Fang Xin. She loves him and can offer him the help that he badly needs. But only Xie Hong is in Fang Xin´s mind. What should he do? He seems to be losing his way of life…
HS7130 Left and Right (The Conjoined Brothers) $14.95
ISBN: 9787301137130 ISBN10: 7301137133.
Softcover, 62 pp. & MP3 CD Simplified Chinese, English notes.
Left and Right are two brothers. Even their parents don't know who is older and who is younger, as they are Siamese twins. They must do everything together. They play together, eat together, and sleep together. Most of the time they enjoy their lives and are very happy. But it's no fun anymore when they sit in class together but one brother dislikes the other's subjects…
HS7147 Can I Dance with You? $14.95
ISBN: 9787301137147 ISBN10: 7301137141.
Softcover, 62 pp. & MP3 CD Simplified Chinese, English notes.
A smart young man just fell in love with a pretty girl, but now the police want to arrest him. The bank he works for just lost ten million dollars, and he is a suspect. Of course he is not the robber and even knows who did it. But can he find evidence to prove it?
HS9041 Wrong, Wrong, Wrong! $14.95
ISBN: 9787301079041 ISBN10: 7301079044.
Softcover, 62 pp. & MP3 CD Simplified Chinese, English notes.
June 8. Beijing. A pretty girl lies dead on the floor of her luxury home. A slip of paper found on her body reads, 'I am tired. Let me leave...' At the bottom of the slip is a signature: Lin Shuang-shuang. Shuang-shuang has a twin-sister called Dui-dui. The two girls look so similar that others can hardly tell who's who. Is the one who died really Shuang-shuang? Then where is Dui-dui?
HS9058 I Really Want to Find Her $14.95
ISBN: 9787301079058 ISBN10: 7301079052.
Softcover, 57 pp. & MP3 CD Simplified Chinese, English notes.
She is really beautiful. Just one look at her photo and three guys, Dai-wei, Jie-fu, and Qiu-tian, are all determined to find her! The photo was given to them by their professor before he died and nobody knows where in China the girl is. How can they find her? And what will happen when they finally see her?
HS9218 Two Children Seeking the Joy Bridge $14.95
ISBN: 9787301079218 ISBN10: 7301079214.
Softcover, 58 pp. & MP3 CD Simplified Chinese, English notes.
Two children, one aged seven and the other eight, run away to the airport to buy 'air-tickets'. Beyond their wildest dreams, crooks call their parents and demand ransom! And of course, nobody even knows the location of the Joy Bridge that the two children seek to visit. A mystery adventure sure to thrill and delight readers.
 
  Literature for Classes  | Graded Readers  | Chinese Breeze  | 500 Word Vocabulary


Chinese Breeze is an innovative Chinese graded reader series designed for college and secondary school Chinese language learners (including AP* Chinese students). Each title contains an audio CD/MP3 with recordings of the text. The text is in simplified characters, with pinyin and English in the vocabulary lists. Also included are short exercises and answer keys at the end of each book.
HS2027 If I Didn't Have You $14.95
ISBN: 9787301152027 ISBN10: 7301152027.
Softcover, 77 pp. & MP3 CD Simplified Chinese, English notes..
Xiaoming is a talented pickpocket, but steals only from the wealthy. He never harms the poor, and doesn't allow other thieves to victimize them either. When college student Xia Yu loses her purse at the train station, Xiaoming retrieves it for her. They begin to fall in love, but everything is thrown into jeopardy when Xiaoming picks the pocket of a man he should not have crossed...
HS5906 Our Geese Have Gone $14.95
ISBN: 9787301145906 ISBN10: 730114590X.
Softcover, 62 pp. & MP3 CD Simplified Chinese, English notes..
Twenty-five years ago, people in my village did not know that wild geese should be protected from hunting. My grandfather was the best of the hunters, selling the geese in town to pay for my schooling. One day, as he hunted, an eagle attacked the flock of geese, injuring the lead goose. My grandfather drove the eagle off and brought the lead goose home to tend to its wounds. ...
HS5913 Secrets of a Computer Company $14.95
ISBN: 9787301145913 ISBN10: 7301145918.
Softcover, 76 pp. & MP3 CD Simplified Chinese, English notes..
Fang Xin was the developer of a popular software program, but he did not anticipate that it would soon be stolen and sold at high volumes by pirates. He searched for the pirates for a long time, without success. One day, his wife Xiaoyue overhears a phone conversation in a store that catches her attention, and following the caller, she discovers the pirates' location. Little does she realize that she is on the brink of death...
HS6735 Mother and Son $14.95
ISBN: 9787301156735 ISBN10: 7301156731.
Softcover, 78 pp. & MP3 CD Simplified Chinese, English notes..
A teenage boy runs away from home, leaving his mother devastated. She never leaves home-never goes out with friends, eats out, never travels, moves or even changes her phone number. Years pass, and then one day, the son returns to find his mother gone…
HS7557 After the Accident $14.95
ISBN: 9787301167557 ISBN10: 7301167555.
Softcover, 73 pp. & MP3 CD Simplified Chinese, English notes..
One winter night, a teacher falls from her bicycle in front of a car. The driver rushes her to a nearby hospital, but refuses to answer any questions about the accident or his identity. After leaving some money behind, he disappears into the night, leaving the hospital staff and the teacher to wonder who the mysterious man was.
HS9799 Green Phoenix $14.95
ISBN: 9787301149799 ISBN10: 7301149794.
Softcover, 76 pp. & MP3 CD Simplified Chinese, English notes..
The old house of the Geng family has been uninhabited for years. But recently the doors of the house open and close without anyone going in or out. And at night one can hear people talking and singing inside. One dark evening, Geng Qubing sees light shining from the attic. He slips into the house, and sees a pretty girl sitting with her family. Deeply attracted to the girl, Geng is determined to find out who she is...
 
  Literature for Classes  | Graded Readers  | Chinese Breeze  | 750 Word Vocabulary


Chinese Breeze is an innovative Chinese graded reader series designed for college and secondary school Chinese language learners (including AP* Chinese students). Each title contains an audio CD/MP3 with recordings of the text. The text is in simplified characters, with pinyin and English in the vocabulary lists. Also included are short exercises and answer keys at the end of each book.
HS9498 The Third Eye & CD $14.95
ISBN: 9787301189498 ISBN10: 7301189494.
Softcover, 78 pp. & CD.
There are five people who have lost their wallets on the airplane in the last two months. Who is the thief? Is it one person or more? The police are very anxious. None of the clues have panned out. One day, an officer checked the list of names again carefully. Finally something clicked. A few days later, the police followed a man flying to Beijing...
 
 Literature for Classes  | Poetry

CHI6397 Drinking with the Moon: Selections of Classical Chinese Poetry $16.95
ISBN: 9780835126397 ISBN10: 0835126390.
Written by: Jeanette Faurot.
150 pp..
Li Po, Du Fu, Su Shi , a few of China's greatest poets are well represented in this anthology of more than eighty classical poems. Vocabulary list, author's biography and literal translation are all included to allow easier accessibility to the richness and complexity of each poem's meanings.
 
 Literature for Classes  | Reader

MGH8017 McGraw-Hill's Classic Chinese Reader $21.00
ISBN: 9780071828017 ISBN10: 007182801X.
Written by: Huan Xiong.
Softcover, 224 pp..
Enhance your Chinese language skills through literature and culture. McGraw-Hill's Classic Chinese Reader strengthens your reading comprehension skills and vocabulary through selections from Chinese literature including poetry, folklore, classic stories and novels, and modern drama. The texts are handpicked especially for the needs of students learning Chinese and are presented in both simplified characters and pinyin.
 
 Literature for Classes  | Tales & Legends

CHI0472 Folktales of Old China $14.95
ISBN: 9780835100472 ISBN10: 0835100472.
Softcover, 208 pp., Compiled by Li Nianpei.
“Folktales of Old China” provides the reader with an introduction into the vast treasure-house of Chinese legends, myths, and popular folklore, and serves as an “insider’s guide” into the stories behind the names, places, plots, characters, and cultural characteristics beloved to Chinese civilization. Included are some of China’s most beloved folk tales including White Snake, Liang Shanbo and Zhu Yingtai, Hua Mulan, and stories from Romance of the Three Kingdoms and A Dream of Red Mansions, among many others. Presenting plot summaries as well as comprehensive thematic discussion and analysis, this volume serves as a guidebook of ancient tales that reflect both oral and written Chinese cultural traditions. Some stories are well known to the Chinese who have heard them since childhood; some are waiting to be discovered by a new generation of readers.

 

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