Graded Chinese reader : 3 : selected abridged Chinese contemporary short stories
Sinolingua (2009)
A graded reader containing six short stories in Chinese.
The stories are by well-known modern Chinese authors and have been abridged to comprise approx. 1000 Chinese words (870 from the 1033 words listed as Level A HSK). Stories appear in simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin with summaries and author profiles in English.
English translations are given for a few particularly difficult words and there is a full Chinese-English glossary at the back of the book. All stories are read in Chinese on the accompanying CD.
CH RFICT 18 ; CH RFICT 18(CD) Open Access