Book Series: Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series

Hànyǔ Fēng (Chinese Breeze) is a large and innovative Chinese graded reader series which offers over 60 titles of enjoyable stories at eight language levels. It is designed for college and secondary school Chinese language learners from beginning to advanced levels (including AP Chinese students), offering them a new opportunity to read for pleasure and simultaneously developing real fluency, building confidence,
and increasing motivation for Chinese learning. Hànyǔ Fēng has the following main features:

  • Eight carefully graded levels increasing from 8,000 to 30,000 characters in length to suit the reading competence of first through fourth year Chinese students:
Level 1: 300 base words Level 5: 1,500 base words
Level 2: 500 base words Level 6: 2,100 base words
Level 3: 750 base words Level 7: 3,000 base words
Level 4: 1,100 base words Level 8: 4,500 base words
  • Wide choice of topics to meet the diverse interests of learners
  • Most useful words for actual communication
  • Carefully controlled distribution of vocabulary, highly recycled base words in various contexts
  • Easy to understand, low new word density, convenient new word glosses and indexes
  • Mostly original stories crafted by professional writers teamed with pedagogical experts
  • Attractive plots
  • Authentic and engaging language
  • Fully illustrated texts with appealing layouts
  • A variety of activities with answer key
  • Accompanying audio CDs with two speed (normal and slow) choices
Second edition available

Track Series

Image Item Name Price
Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 1: 300 Word Level: Wrong, Wrong, Wrong! (with 1 MP3)
Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 1: 300 Word Level: Wrong, Wrong, Wrong! (with 1 MP3)
ISBN: 9787301079041 | Publisher: Peking University Press | Published on 11/2007
2nd Edition available on Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series (2nd Edition): Level 1 300 Words Level: Wrong, Wrong, Wrong June 8. Beijing. A...
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Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: 500 Word Level - An Old Painting (with 1 MP3)
Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: 500 Word Level - An Old Painting (with 1 MP3)
ISBN: 7301174659,9787301174654 | Publisher: Peking University Press | Published on 09/2010
In the art dealer's shop, the old gentleman picked up the old painting once again. He looked it up and down, left and right. He held it up,...
$3.20



Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: 500 Word Level - Mother and Son ( with CD)
Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: 500 Word Level - Mother and Son ( with CD)
ISBN: 9787301156735 | Publisher: Peking University Press | Published on 10/2009
A teenage boy runs away from home, leaving his mother devestated. She never leaves home--never goes out with friends, eats out, or travels. Years...
$3.20



Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: 500 Word Level: After the Accident (with CD)
Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: 500 Word Level: After the Accident (with CD)
ISBN: 9787301167557 | Publisher: Peking University Press | Published on 03/2010 | Reviews: 3 of 5 Stars!
One winter night,a teacher was on her way home. Suddenly she fell down from her bicycle in front of a car. The driver stopped his car right away and...
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Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: 500 Word Level: Green Phoenix (with CD)
Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: 500 Word Level: Green Phoenix (with CD)
ISBN: 9787301149799 | Publisher: Peking University Press | Published on 03/2009
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....
$3.00



Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: 500 Word Level: If I Didn't Have You (with CD)
Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: 500 Word Level: If I Didn't Have You (with CD)
ISBN: 9787301152027 | Publisher: Peking University Press | Published on 06/2009
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...
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Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: 500 Word Level: Secrets of a Computer Company - The Second Story from Zhongguancun
Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: 500 Word Level: Secrets of a Computer Company - The Second Story from Zhongguancun
ISBN: 9787301145913 | Publisher: Peking University Press | Published on 12/2008 | Reviews: 5 of 5 Stars!
2nd Edition available on Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series (2nd Edition): Level 2 500 Words Level: Secrets of a Computer Company Fang Xin was the...
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Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 3: 750 Word Level: The Moon Sculpture Left Behind
Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 3: 750 Word Level: The Moon Sculpture Left Behind
ISBN: 7301217749, 9787301217740 | Publisher: Peking University Press | Published on 03/2013
This is the 3rd volume of Level 3 in the Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series. Telling a story about Bai ChunShui who trys to find treasures, the Moon...
$3.20



Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 3: 750 Word Level: The Third Eye (with 1 MP3)
Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 3: 750 Word Level: The Third Eye (with 1 MP3)
ISBN: 9787301189498 | Publisher: Peking University Press | Published on 07/2011
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Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series: Level 1: 300 Word Level: Left and Right: Can I Dance With You? (with 1 MP3)
Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series: Level 1: 300 Word Level: Left and Right: Can I Dance With You? (with 1 MP3)
ISBN: 9787301137147 | Publisher: Peking University Press | Published on 05/2008
A smart young man suddenly gets into big trouble. He just fell in love with a pretty girl a few days ago, but now the police are at his home and want...
$3.00