Chinese Book List

List of Chinese Books

NON-FICTION BOOKS

Coolies by Yin (hardback)

The Journal of Wong Ming-Chung: A Chinese Miner by Laurence Yep (hardback)

The Wisdom of the Crows & Other Buddhist Tales retold by S. Chodzin & A. Kohn (paperback)

The Chinese Book of Animal Powers by Chungliang Al Huang (hardback)

Happy New Year by Demi (paperback)

The House Baba Built by Ed Young (hardback)

A Book of Paper Cuttings from China (A Chinese Art Form)

 

TRADITIONAL STORIES (& Original Stories in Traditional Style)

Shen of the Sea: Chinese Stories for Children by A. B. Chrisman (hardback)

The Journey of Meng retold by Doreen Rappaport (hardback) (wife’s trip to help husband who was taken to work on the Great Wall)

Lon Po Po: Red-Riding Hood Story from China retold by Ed Young (paperback)

The Dragon Prince: Chinese Beauty & the Beast Tale retold by Laurence Yep (paperback)

Tikki Tikki Tembo retold by Arlene Mosel, illus. by Blair Lent (paperback)

 

FICTION PICTURE BOOKS BY NON-CHINESE AUTHORS

The Chinese Children Next Door by Pearl S. Buck (hardback)

Mei Li by Thomas Handforth (paperback)

Angel Child, Dragon Child by Michele Maria Surat (paperback)

The Dragon Liked Smoked Fish by Jerzy Laskowski (paperback)

Ming Lo Moves the Mountain by Arnold Lobel (paperback)

The Five Chinese Brothers by Claire Huchet Bishop & Kurt Wiese (paperback)

The Story about Ping by Marjorie Flack, illus. by Kurt Wiese (hardback)

 

FICTION BOOKS FOR OLDER CHILDREN BY CHINESE AUTHORS

Yang the Second & Her Secret Admirers by Lensey Namioka (hardback)

 

FICTION BOOKS FOR OLDER CHILDREN BY NON-CHINESE AUTHORS

Red is for Luck by Terry Shannon (hardback)

A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park (hardback)

 

POETRY BOOKS

Maples in the Mist: Children’s Poems from the Tang Dynasty Trans. By Minfong Ho (hardback)

Chinese Mother Goose Rhymes selected & edited by Robert Wyndham, illus. by Ed Young