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2nd Edition

by Grace Wu

Why did Jeremy Lin's journey to the NBA inspire so many people? When did Ang Lee start to feel like a success in the film industry? How did Yao Ming get his drive to excel in basketball? What was Lang Lang's first exposure to classical piano music?... Read More »
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Genki, an Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese

by Eri Banno, Yutaka Ohno, Yoko Ikeda, Chikaki Shinagawa, Kyoko Tokashiki

Jump into learning Japanese with Genki, the most popular college Japanese textbook in the United States!* This comprehensive textbook series gives beginning college and adult learners a solid grounding in all four language skill areas. Easy-to-... Read More »
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Readings in Chinese Literature Series
2nd Edition

by Yun Xiao, Hui Xiao, Jijun Yu, Ying Zhang

Foreign language acquisition research shows that reading large quantities of level-appropriate material is essential to attaining fluency in a foreign language. Tales and Traditions was specially created to meet the need for interesting and... Read More »

2nd Edition

by Grace Wu

Get caught up in Jeremy Lin's meteoric rise from basketball sidelines to NBA stardom. Discover the story behind the "Linsanity" in this remarkable tale of perseverance and drive. Readers will learn how Jeremy Lin, the first American player of... Read More »

2nd Edition

by Grace Wu

Watch Jay Chou evolve from a young introvert into Asia's King of Pop. Discover the story of Taiwan's superstar Jay Chou, whose unexpected transformation from shy adolescent to pop king exemplifies his courage and drive to adapt. Readers will learn... Read More »
Pinyin Annotated Readers
2nd Edition

by Grace Wu

Admire Vera Wang's work ethic as she builds a wedding dress store into a fashion empire. Discover the story of designer Vera Wang, whose trademark wedding dresses propelled her to the top ranks of the fashion world. Readers will learn how Vera Wang... Read More »
Pinyin Annotated Readers
2nd Edition

by Grace Wu

Explore Ang Lee's transition from obscure beginnings to cinematic acclaim. Discover the story of Ang Lee, the two-time Academy Award-winning director renowned for films such as Life of Pi, Brokeback Mountain, and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.... Read More »

2nd Edition

by Grace Wu

Marvel at Lang Lang’s ability to overcome a tough childhood and become a piano virtuoso.  Discover the story of world-famous pianist Lang Lang, one of classical music’s most renowned stars. Born in Shenyang in 1982 and educated in both China and the... Read More »
The Origins of 670 Essential Words
Second Edition

by Jianhsin Wu
Illustrated by Chen Zheng, Chen Tian

Enrich character study with cultural insight and linguistic context The Way of Chinese Characters: The Origins of 670 Essential Words offers a holistic approach to character learning. Firmly grounded in etymological research, it introduces each... Read More »
Chinese Breeze
2nd Edition

by Yuehua Liu, et al. Chengzhi Chu

Please note: the 2nd Edition of Chinese Breeze is being released title by title. Updated editions of individual titles in the series will be added here as they become available. Chinese Breeze is a well-crafted series of entertaining Chinese graded... Read More »
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Tales and Traditions, Readings in Chinese Literature Series
2nd Edition

by Yun Xiao, Ying Wang, Hui Xiao, Wenjie Liu
by Jijun Yu
by Chunching Chang

Foreign language acquisition research shows that reading large quantities of level-appropriate material is essential to attaining fluency in a foreign language. Tales and Traditions was specially created to meet the need for interesting and... Read More »
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9781622911165

Produced by White Rabbit Press

Tokyo Realtime is a series of audio guided walking tours revealing new sides to Tokyo’s most interesting neighborhoods. Each tour includes: a CD with mp3 audio an area map a booklet of area photography Tokyo Realtime tours interweave narration and... Read More »
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Japanese Graded Readers
No matter what your proficiency level, you can start reading Japanese today with this four-level, multi-volume reader series. Learners will experience Japanese culture, practice reading and listening skills, and expand their grammar knowledge—all... Read More »
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Genki 3rd Edition Volumes 1 and 2 covers
3rd Edition

by Eri Banno, Yoko Ikeda, Chikako Shinagawa, Kyoko Takashiki

Now in its 3rd edition, the most popular college Japanese language textbook series in the United States has been revised and updated for today’s classrooms. Genki gives novice college and adult learners a solid grounding in all four language skill... Read More »
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9784789017312
Advanced Chinese for Creative and Productive Business

by Yu Feng, Xiaoxue Dai, Miranda Chen-Cristoforo

This is a 2-year subscription to the e-book edition of Close the Deal. An Internet connection is required to access this title. An advanced business Chinese series, Close the Deal provides specialized business content, task-oriented activities, and... Read More »
A Classical Chinese Reader
1st Edition

by Gregory Chiang

This is a 2-year subscription to the eBook version of the Language of the Dragon Volume 2 textbook. An Internet connection is required to access this title. The Language of the Dragon Volume 2 Textbook builds on the material learned in Volume 1 and... Read More »

3rd Edition

by Eri Banno, Yoko Ikeda, Yutaka Ohno, Chikako Shinagawa, Kyoko Tokashiki

The Genki Volume I Workbook is designed to be used alongside the Volume I Textbook. The workbook supplements the exercises in the textbook with fill-in the blank exercises, writing composition prompts, translation practice, and kanji writing... Read More »
An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese
3rd Edition

by Eri Banno, Yoko Ikeda, Yutaka Ohno, Chikako Shinagawa, Kyoko Tokashiki

Jump into learning Japanese with Genki! This comprehensive textbook series gives beginning college and adult learners a solid grounding in all four language skill areas. Easy-to-follow grammar explanations help students learn independently, and... Read More »
Korean for Non-Native Speakers
2nd Edition

Developed by Sogang Korean Language Education Center

Developed by professionals at the Sogang Korean Language Education Center, Sogang Korean provides a comprehensive approach to Korean communication and contemporary culture. The four language skills--speaking, listening, reading, and writing--are... Read More »
Communicative Strategies and Activities
1st Edition

Editor-in-Chief Tong Chen
Edited by Min Wan, Mairead Harris, Yuqi Gao, Lijuan Guo

Far more than a grammar dictionary, Teaching Basic Chinese Grammar distills the knowledge and expertise of active, seasoned instructors from the Middlebury College Summer Chinese School. This handbook supplies teachers with classroom-tested... Read More »
An Introductory Kanji Textbook for Japanese Language Learners
Perfect for independent learners and those who struggle to memorize kanji out-of-context, Practical Kanji Volume 2 teaches Japanese language learners 250 essential kanji. Each of the 23 lessons introduces 9-12 thematically linked kanji alongside... Read More »
An Introductory Kanji Textbook for Japanese Language Learners
Perfect for independent learners and those who struggle to memorize kanji out-of-context, Practical Kanji teaches Japanese language learners 250 essential kanji. Each of the 23 lessons introduces 9-12 thematically linked kanji alongside definitions... Read More »
A History Through Primary Sources

by the Curriculum Specialists at Primary Source, Inc.

This is a 2-year subscription to the e-book edition of China Since 1644. An Internet connection is required to access this title. China Since 1644, the updated and retitled 2nd Edition of China in the World, explores China's captivating history from... Read More »

2nd Edition

by Yuehua Liu, Chengzhi Chu, Jinhai Wen

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 the... Read More »

2nd Edition

by Yuehua Liu, Chengzhi Chu, Shaoling Zhao

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, contemplating it for a few minutes. His eyes opened wider and wider. Finally, he turned to Shaxiao, the... Read More »