Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: Green Phoenix (2nd Edition) 500 Word Level
Liu Yuehua/Chu Chengzhi
Peking University Press
68 pag. paperback 14 x 20 cm
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. And at night one can hear people talking and singing inside. One dark evening, Geng Qubing sees light shining from the attic. He slips into the house, and sees a pretty girl sitting with her family. Deeply attracted to the girl, Geng Qubing is determined to find out who she is, where her family is from, and why they live in his old house. What eventually transpires is a real surprise!
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. New vocabulary words with pinyin and English definitions are provided in the footnotes. Audio recordings of each text can be streamed by scanning the QR code on the back of each book.