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If I Didn't Have You

If I Didn't Have You

2nd Edition
by Yuehua Liu, Chengzhi Chu, Shaoling Zhao
ISBN:
9787301303580
$8.95
Description

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...

Specs

Publisher: 
Peking University Press
Format: 
Paperback
About the Series

Chinese Breeze is a well-crafted series of entertaining Chinese graded readers designed for college and high school students. The series offers language learners at all levels the opportunity to read for pleasure while simultaneously developing reading comprehension skills, building confidence, and increasing motivation. 

Each text is presented in simplified characters. Pinyin and English definitions of new vocabulary words are provided in the footnotes. Audio recordings of each text can be streamed by scanning the QR code on the back of each book.

About the Author(s)

Yuehua Liu was a distinguished scholar in Chinese linguistics and language pedagogy. She authored numerous articles and books, including the acclaimed Integrated Chinese series.

Chengzhi Chu is an Associate Professor of Chinese in the East Asian Languages and Culture department at University of California Davis. His primary research interests include Chinese linguistics, cognitive semantics, Chinese language pedagogy, and the application of computer technology in language instruction.