Rainbow Bridge Graded Chinese Readers

Rainbow Bridge Graded Chinese Readers

Rainbow Bridge offers engaging stories in simplified Chinese with twists and turns and deeply touching plots. The topics are selected from Chinese mythology, legends, folklore, literature, biographies of renowned people and historical tales. Each story has an introduction to the main characters in Chinese and English, new words with English explanations and at the back, an English translation of the story, followed by comprehension exercises and a vocabulary list to help users read and understand the story and improve their Chinese reading skills. A gradual approach, by grading the volumes based on vocabulary levels, helps students learn to read Chinese at different stages. Starter level has 150 vocabulary words. Level 1 has 300 vocabulary words. Level 2 has 500 vocabulary words. Level 3 has 750 vocabulary words. Level 4 has 1000 vocabulary words.

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  • Bao Zheng and the Case of the Ox's Tongue

    Starter Level - How did the ox's tongue get cut? A judge cleverly finds out the truth.
    $6.00
  • Cangjie, the Inventor of Characters

    Starter Level - Chinese characters are mysterious and have a long history.
    $6.00
  • Cao Chong Weighed an Elephant

    Starter Level - How did people weigh an elephant in ancient China?
    $6.00
  • The Gold Axe

    Starter Level - A boy lost his iron axe, but ended up with three: a gold axe, a silver axe, and an iron axe. His elder brother lost an axe as well....
    $6.00
  • Houyi the Divine Archer

    Starter Level - Houyi, an immortal from Heaven, saved the humans but was punished severely ....
    $6.00
  • Hailibu, the Hunter

    Starter Level - Hailibu, a hunter, acquired a gem as a reward after he saved the daughter of the Dragon King.
    $6.00
  • Jingwei Tries to Fill Up the Sea

    Starter Level - Have you ever seen a bird picking up pebbles to throw into a vast expanse of water?
    $6.00
  • Legend of Qingming Festival

    Starter Level - Qingming Festival is an important festival in China.
    $6.00
  • The Long Haired Girl

    Starter Level - The girl is beautiful, with long, black hair, but one day, every strand of her hair turned white ….
    $6.00
  • Mr. Dongguo and the Wolf

    Starter Level - A wolf was hit by a hunter and implored Mr. Donguo for help.
    $6.00
  • Old Frontiersman Losing His Horse

    Starter Level - Old Frontiersman is a senior on the frontier.
    $6.00
  • A Phoenix Egg

    Starter Level - The phoenix is a rare and legendary bird, and its egg is even rarer.
    $6.00
  • A Zhuang Brocade

    Starter Level - An elderly mother spent years weaving a beautiful Zhuang brocade, but it was blown away by a heavy wind.
    $6.00
  • The Assassin and the King

    Level 1 - To fight against Qin, the Crown Prince of Yan entrusted Jing Ke to assassinate the King of Qin.
    $6.00
  • Gonggong and the Heaven Pillar

    Level 1 - Gong Gong, the Water God, led his troops to overthrow the tyrannical rule of the God of Heaven.
    $6.00
  • Four Ancient Beauties: Wang Zhaojun

    Level 2 - Wang Zhaojun was among the four Great Beauties in ancient China.
    $6.00
  • The Courtesan Li Wa

    Level 3 - When Gao, the son of a rich family, was preparing for the imperial examination in the capital city of Chang’an, he fell in love with a beautiful courtesan, Li Wa.
    $6.00
  • Bad Luck Guy’s Sea Adventures

    Level 4 - Wang Shuai. Wen Ruoxu was known for his bad luck.
    $6.00
  • Xuanzang's Pilgrimage

    Level 4 - Do you know the Monkey King and that his master, Xuanzang, was a real historical figure?
    $6.00

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