Chen Li’s The Remote Head of the Yellow River is the story of an island boy looking for his father who was measuring the icy Yellow River. This book is a lovely book which is very portable(dimensions of 19cm x 13cm). Some of the other books written by Chen Li include: Three Gold Bricks, Mansul and Fadilah and the Magic Men.
Chinese books has many other books written in Chinese so that you can appreciate them in the original language in which they were written.
This is a four volume version of Twilight Breaking Dawn in Chinese characters. Breaking Dawn is the fourth book in Stefenie Meyer’s very popular series. Breaking Dawn was released in 2008 and has sold millions of copies worldwide. Divided into three parts, the first and third sections of Breaking Dawn are written from Bella’s perspective and the second is written from the perspective of Jacob.
The movie of Twilight Breaking Dawn will be released in two parts; the first part to be released in November 2011 and the second part to be released in November 2012. Before Twilight Breaking Dawn is released theatrically, why not re-read it in Chinese?
Chinese Bookstore has an vast range of books in Chinese; both fiction and non-fiction and has books from the wonderful Twilight Series in both simplified and traditional Chinese characters. Simplified Chinese characters are used in China and most overseas learners of Chinese use them. Traditional (Fanti) characters are used in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau.
This is a four volume version of Journey to the West in Chinese characters. It is produced for children so will be a reduced and less complex version of the book, making it easier to read for both students of Chinese and native Chinese speakers.
Chinese Books has an extensive range of books in Chinese; both fiction and non-fiction and the three other books in the Four Great Classical books.
The Roots of Wisdom (Cai Gen Tan) is part of a series of books that uses ancient Chinese classics and translates and makes them relevant for a modern Chinese audience. The Roots of Wisdom was written in circa 1590 by scholar and philosopher Hong Zicheng. This book eclectically combines elements from the Three teachings (Confucianism, Daoism and Buddhism).
This book is in the format:
- Some of the original text (原文) followed by modern translation (译文) then explanation (注释).
This book is designed for native Chinese speakers but could be used by upper intermediate-advanced learners of Chinese.
ChineseBookstore has an extensive range of books in Chinese; both fiction and non-fiction and many other books from the same series.
Bei Fang Nu Wang by Tie Mu Er is part of a series of books that is written by Ethnic Minority authors and through these books we see a different perspective. The title roughly translates as Northern Queen. The other authors in the series are Ma Zi Xiang, Maer Jian, Sha Ge, Heli Xin, Du Man and many more.
ChineseBookstore has an extensive range of books in Chinese. As well as the most recent and most popular books, we believe we can operate like a good independent bookstore and bring a wider range of books to the reader.
Family by Ba Jin is an autobiographical novel which tells the story of an upper-class family in the city of Chengdu in the early 1920s. The novel was first serialized in 1931-2 and then released in a single volume in 1933. It is probably Ba Jin’s most famous work, often read for its insights into the system prevalent in the early 20th century in CHina. The Family(jia) focuses on three brothers from the Gao family, Juexin, Juemin and Juehui, and their struggles with the oppressive autocracy of their feudalistic family.
Chinese Bookstore.com has many other books written in Chinese by Ba Jin, as well as some English translations.
Bao Dong Ni’s Year of the Tiger book 3 is one of the many books written by Bao Dong Ni. Her picture books have delightful images and are truly a delight for parents and children alike. This book is in Chinese but the Memories of Beijing series is in Chinese with English at the back of the book.
ChineseBookstore.com has many other books written by Bao Dong Ni.
Cao Wenxuan’s A Red Gourd is a vivid depiction of the innocent love between Wuan, the son of a con man, and Niuniu. Cao Wenxuan is a famous Chinese writer and has written over 50 novels and stories. In his works Cao paints an elegant picture of Chinese village life using skillful language and powerful metaphors. This book is a lovely book which is very portable(dimensions of 19cm x 13cm)
ChineseBookstore.com has many other books written in Chinese so that you can appreciate them in the original language in which they were written.
The Philosophy of Old Zhang is the first book written by the author Lao She which was written in London in 1926. Lao She is well-known for his many works including Rickshaw Boy (Camel Xiangzi) and the Drum Singers.
ChineseBookstore.com has many other books written by the author Lao She.
An Wulin’s 米粒上的花朵 is one of a series of book that have won the famous Bingxin book award in China. Other books in the series include: 骑狼的小兔, books by the authors Ma Guangfu, Zhang Jie and many more.