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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 »

2nd Edition

by Grace Wu

Follow Yao Ming as he travels from China to the United States in the pursuit of NBA prominence. Discover the story of a basketball superstar on this way to international fame in this engaging biography. Though his amazing height destined him for a... 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 »
Across the Straits book cover image

by Jianhua Bai, Juyu Sung, Hesheng Zhang

Across the Straits is a thoughtfully developed Chinese language program that aims to improve the listening skills of intermediate and advanced students. It utilizes recordings of unscripted conversations on a variety of topics, introducing students... Read More »
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Chinese for Tomorrow A New Five Skilled Approach

by Wayne He, Dela Jiao, Qiuxia Shao, Christopher M. Livaccari

Typing Chinese involves entering pinyin, the romanized sounds for Chinese syllables, and then selecting the correct character. Learning accurate pinyin is crucial to speaking Chinese well, and in Chinese for Tomorrow, pinyin keyboarding forms the... Read More »
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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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9787301298534
9787301298336
Chinese Made Easy, 3rd edition
Third Edition

by Yamin Ma
by Xinying Li

Chinese Made Easy is a Mandarin Chinese program for young students ages 10 and up that emphasizes equally the development of oral communication skills and a solid foundation in character recognition and writing. With its attractive and colorfully... Read More »
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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9781622913343
9781622911189
9781622911172
New Practical Chinese Reader, 3rd edition
New 3rd Edition

by Beijing Language and Culture University Press

Designed to help native English speakers easily learn Chinese, The New Practical Chinese Reader 3rd edition adheres to the aim of making it "easier to learn" for students and "more convenient to use" for teachers and maintains the pedagogy of "the... Read More »

Yun Xiao, Hui Xiao, Ying Wang

Each of the four volumes of Tales and Traditions was written using language appropriate for learners at different levels of Chinese proficiency: from advanced-beginning in Volume 1 through advanced in Volume 4. The first volume for beginning... Read More »
In the Series:
9780887276811
9780887276828
3rd Edition

by Cheng & Tsui

Bring the Integrated Chinese series to life with these popular DVDs! In the Level 1 DVDs, all forty lesson texts from the Level 1 textbooks are presented as lively skits featuring the Wang Peng, Li You, and friends. Students will enjoy the... Read More »
In the Series:
9780887277610
9780887277627
9780887277658
Readings in Chinese Culture Series

by Weijia Huang, Qun Ao

Chinese Reading Comprehesion essays for language learning and cultural comparison The Readings in Chinese Culture Series reinforces students' grasp of Chinese vocabulary and grammar and strengthens their understanding of Chinese culture through a... Read More »
Obento

by Peter Williams, Sue Xouris, Kyoko Kusumoto

This obentoo (“lunchbox”) offers an exciting, culturally based approach to study of the Japanese language. Students will love the lively and authentic presentation of this colorful and authentic series. Obento (formerly known as Obentoo) addresses... Read More »
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New Practical Chinese Reader, Revised Edition

by Beijing Language and Culture University Press

Compiled under the sponsorship of the China National Office for Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language (NOTCFL), and in consultation with the Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) Guidelines, the New Practical Chinese Reader (NPCR) series is designed to... Read More »
In the Series:
9787887039217
9787561925270
Ni Hao Chinese Language Course

by Shumang Fredlein, Paul Fredlein

The Ni Hao textbooks feature a wide range of situational settings and vocabulary to encourage students to practice Chinese in everyday activities. Each lesson presents conversations as illustrated scripts that facilitate role-playing and help... Read More »
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9781876739782
9781876739416
9781876739522

Yi Lin

Chinese in Motion is a two-volume series designed to help advanced students use the Chinese language in real-life situations. Serving double-duty as a language textbook and a reference guide for contemporary China, Chinese in Motion encourages... Read More »
In the Series:
9780887275012
9780887275029

by Shuhan C. Wang, Carol Ann Dahlberg, Chiachyi Chiu, Marisa Fang, Mei-Ju Hwang

At last, an elementary Chinese textbook series for American students that is as focused as it is fun! Developed in accordance with the ACTFL National Content Standards, Flying with Chinese is the first K–6 series created by a team of Chinese... Read More »
All-in-One Chinese Fun

Hazel Young Hasegawa

All in One Chinese Fun With a guiding principle of engaging students through play, All in One Chinese Fun contains songs, dances, plays, games, and other interactive activities for K-3 students in after school, home school, enrichment, or... Read More »
In the Series:
9780887277573
9780887278303

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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Third Edition by Yuehua Liu, Tao-chung Yao, et al.

The Online Workbook, powered by Quia includes the electronic version of the printed workbook (both simplified and traditional character versions) plus the workbook audio recordings. Instructors can save time by relying on the automatic grading... Read More »
In the Series:
9780887277498
9780887277450
9780887277733
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 »
In the Series:
9784872177497
9784872177114
9784872177039

Duanduan Li, Irene Liu

Get to the heart of contemporary China with the newest version of A New Text for Modern China! The perfect series to build both reading proficiency and cultural knowledge, Reading into a New China features greatly expanded exercises, enhanced... Read More »
Strive for a 5, Cheng & Tsui's AP Practice Test Series
Cheng & Tsui's Strive for a 5 features Chinese and Japanese practice tests for students who are looking for supplements to sharpen their language skills and ace the AP exam. Free MP3 audio download and additional vocabulary lists included... Read More »
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Watching the Movie and Learning Chinese brings the power and imagination of Chinese cinema into the classroom. Each book includes selected excerpts from the film, with detailed annotations and language exercises based on the materials. The... Read More »
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