Book Series: Stories from China

There are altogether 10 volumes in the Series of Stories from China, each with a topic about culture. Each topic is provided with 10 stories. With approximate 1000 - 1200 Chinese characters, each story aims at introducing Chinese culture and improving students' reading ability in Chinese,encompassing Chinese history, geography, folk customs, legends, culture,arts, language, traditional festivals, literature, anecdotes of celebrities in ancient and contemporary times and other aspects.

Each story starts with some lead-in questions, such as "What features do Chinese martial arts have?", "What is the meaning of practicing martial arts, and what benefits can we get from it?", and "What's the meaning of wu in wushu(martial arts)?"

Pertinent pictures are provided for each story. New words are presented together with the text to facilitate students’ learning and reading. Exercises are composed of the following parts: Reading Comprehension, Sentence Matching Exercises, Vocabulary Exercise, Grammar Exercises, and Writing Practice.


Track Series

Image Item Name Price
Stories From China: Arts
Stories From China: Arts
ISBN: 9781625750068 | Publisher: Beijng Language and Culture University Press | Published on 11/2016
Level: Intermediate, Advanced For College, Adults This book introduces ten aspects including Chinese paintings, Riverside Scene of Pure Brightness,...
$18.14



Stories From China: Celebrities
Stories From China: Celebrities
ISBN: 9781625750075 | Publisher: Beijng Language and Culture University Press | Published on 10/2016
Level: Intermediate, Advanced College, Adults This book introduces more than ten eminent people in history including Confuciusa nd Mencius, Lao tzu...
$18.14



Stories From China: Chinese Language
Stories From China: Chinese Language
ISBN: 9781625750167 | Publisher: Beijng Language and Culture University Press | Published on 10/2016
Level: Intermediate ,Advanced For College, Adults This book introduces ten aspects including the origins of Chinese characters, the evolution of...
$18.14



Stories From China: Folk Customs
Stories From China: Folk Customs
ISBN: 9781625750044 | Publisher: Beijng Language and Culture University Press | Published on 10/2016
Level: Intermediate ,Advanced For College, Adults This book introduces ten aspects about China’s folk culture including etiquettes, marriage...
$18.14



Stories From China: Geogarphy
Stories From China: Geogarphy
ISBN: 9781625750020 | Publisher: Beijng Language and Culture University Press | Published on 09/2016
Level: Intermediate, Advanced For College, Adults This book includes ten lessons, introducing China's location and administrative division, land...
$18.14



Stories From China: History
Stories From China: History
ISBN: 9781625750006 | Publisher: Beijng Language and Culture University Press | Published on 09/2016
Level: Intermediate, Advanced For College, Adults This book introduces ten aspects including China’s dynasties, Qin Shi Huang unifying China,...
$18.14



Stories From China: Literature
Stories From China: Literature
ISBN: 9781625750150 | Publisher: Beijng Language and Culture University Press | Published on 11/2016
Level: Intermediate ,Advanced College, Adults This book introduces ten Chinese works including Dream of Red Mansions,Journey to the West,Outlaws of...
$18.14



Stories From China: Myths and Legends
Stories From China: Myths and Legends
ISBN: 9781625750013 | Publisher: Beijng Language and Culture University Press | Published on 10/2016
Level: Intermediate ,Advanced College, Adults This book includes ten fairy stories, namely Pangu creates the world; Nuwa patches up the sky; the...
$18.14



Stories From China: Traditional Culture
Stories From China: Traditional Culture
ISBN: 9781625750051 | Publisher: Beijng Language and Culture University Press | Published on 10/2016
Level: Intermediate ,Advanced College ,Adults This book introduces ten aspects including porcelain, food culture, tea culture, traditional Chinese...
$18.14



Stories From China: Traditional Festivals
Stories From China: Traditional Festivals
ISBN: 9781625750037 | Publisher: Beijng Language and Culture University Press | Published on 10/2016
Level: Intermediate ,Advanced College ,Adults This book introduces ten most important traditional Chinese festivals, including the Spring Festival,...
$18.14