Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 3: The Moon Sculpture Left Behind (2nd Edition) 750 Word
Liu Yuehua/Chu Chengzhi
Peking University Press
76 pag. paperback 14 x 20 cm
Upon reading the letter from Beijing, and the accompanying map marked by two moons, Bai Chunshui couldn’t help but dance with joy. He quickly picked up the phone and dialed his grandfather: “Grandpa, grandpa! The Moon City has been found! Now we can go to China and find the sculpture, the treasure you’ve been missing for decades!”
Chunshui hastily purchased an air ticket. He flew first to Beijing, then from Beijing to a city in southern China. He rode a train for several hours, and then a bus for a full day before finally arriving at the Moon City. But, how could the Moon City look like this? This definitely wasn’t the place grandpa wanted to find…
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.