In honor of our ongoing Mandarin Chinese classes (see below), celebrate all things Chinese @ your library! We have several new titles you might want to check out:
A Thread of Sky: A Novel by Deanna Fei
For All the Tea in China: How England Stole the World's Favorite Drink and Changed History by Sarah Rose
Country Driving: A Journey through China from Farm to Factory by Peter Hessler
Dreaming in Chinese: Mandarin Lessons in Life, Love, and Language by Deborah Fallows
The Lost and Forgotten Languages of Shanghai by Ruiyan Xu
The Moon Opera by Bi Feiyu
Pearl Buck in China: Journey to The Good Earth by Hilary Spurling
The Mao Case by Qiu Xiaolong
Girl in Translation by Jean Kwok
Lee Valley Poems = Li he gu de shi by Yang Lian
Life and Death are Wearing Me Out: A Novel by Mo Yan
For a list of Chinese cookbooks, click here.
For a list of our Chinese language learning materials, click here.
Or, check out the class itself!
Introduction to Mandarin Chinese
Learn a dynamic mix of Mandarin Chinese language along with various aspects of the Chinese culture with instructor Ying Ding. For ages eight and up. Register online.