Note by the publisher:
1- Abridged versions of mini-stories and novella written by contemporary Chinese writers reflecting everyday life of ordinary Chinese people.
2- This book contains around 500 Chinese words, which are mainly chosen based on the first 500 words of the 1500 high frequency words in the International Curriculum for Chinese Language education (2008).The book also includes some of the 600 Chinese words of the Chinese Proficiency Test Syllabus Level 3 (HSK3). The 500 high frequency words along with some HSK level 3 words that appear in the book are included in the glossary.
3- Commonly used words appear in high frequency to form conceseans short sentences with complete structure.
4- Pinyin added to the complete text and English notes or sample sentences for difficult words and sentences provided.
5- Guide to reading and About the author in English and Questions in Chinese are provided with each story.
6- With original illustrations for each story and narration included with CD (mp3)