1- Abridged versions of short stories and novella written by contemporary Chinese writers reflecting everyday life of ordinary Chinese people.
2- The book contains around 2000 Chinese words based on the 1033 words of Level A and some of Level B listed in the HSK outline
3- Concise and short sentences with complete structure, commonly used words in high frequency
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)