Books tagged: chinese

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Bedtime Myths For Children of All Ages: Solar Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Language Development Company, LLC. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
These are the stories, freely embellished, told by the author to the continuous delight of the children in her life, and now shared with the world at large! These stories are based on myths involving the Sun, told in the order of the Sun's journey.
The Yellow Banana
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,090. Language: Australian English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
"The Yellow Banana" explores the life journey of a 16-year old Malaysian student migrant in Australia. Sent by his family, in the 1970s, with a quest to find success in the new country, he arrived in Australia without knowing where he would spend his first night. This humorous yet poignant book tells the true story of this student’s 30-year life changing experience.
The Second Wedding of Doctor Geneva Song
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 47,210. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Doctor Geneva Song's Chinese wedding ceremony is traditional, but she marries outside of her race and culture. This ancient ritual sets in motion a fateful journey from the light to the dark for Geneva, her Spirit Sister, and the men who love them.
Ordinary People Extraordinary Planet
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
"This is a must read... I recommend it 100%." - Inspirational Woman Magazine Based on interviews collected from Ray Leonard's radio show which is listened to in 75 countries, Ordinary People Extraordinary Planet includes incredible stories of a dozen people's triumphs over adversity. 25% of profits are donated back to the featured charities. The people in this book will uplift and inspire you!
The Emperor, His Bride and the Dragon Robe
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
"The Emperor, His Bride and the Dragon Robe" is a fairytale set in ancient China, in the days of emperors and empresses. Full of magic, evil plots and twists and turns, the story is about a young emperor and two very beautiful young women who hope to become the young emperor's bride and gain the coveted title of empress of China. And so begins an unexpected struggle between good and evil forces.
Returning My Sister's Face and Other Far Eastern Tales of Whimsy and Malice
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Enchantment, peril and romance pervade the shadowy Far East. In these dozen stories of adventure and magic from the Orient, a maiden encounters an oni demon in the forest, a bride discovers her mother-in-law is a fox woman, a samurai must appease his sister's angry ghost, and dark and light are two sides of harmony. A striking debut collection from Eugie Foster.
English - Chinese (Taiwan) Food Mini
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign languages
* VERSION 2.0 JUNE 2012! * Any tourist, traveler, Western business person or English teaching expat can attest to the occasional challenge ordering food in Taiwan. This mini food dictionary and phrase book aims to make the process somewhat less confusing.
Learn Chinese: Flash Cards for Beginners. Book 2
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
This flash-card style book has been designed as an introduction for beginners wanting to learn Chinese. It introduces a range of Chinese words and phrases, across a variety of everyday topics. This is the second book in the Learn Chinese series, and in this title you will be introduced to more vocabulary as well as a range of useful everyday phrases.
The Littlest Caregiver
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
When my father was diagnosed with brain cancer, I could handle the hospital. I'm a doctor. I pushed for faster and better treatment. But the actual caretaking? I fumbled. Luckily, my infant son Max was wiser than me. Here is Max and Dad's story. This essay will also appear in my book, The Unfeeling Doctor, Unplugged. "Beautiful...one of your best pieces ever."-Medical Post editor David Hodges
Beware of the Chinese Mama: Novel Excerpts About the Chinese Mama-fioso
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
"Why don't you write about your mother, like Amy Tan?" said a friend. I resisted, but my mother crept into my writing. Is she a tiger mother? Not strict enough. Dragon lady? Too disorganized. Girl yelling "Me love you long time?" Uh, try another era. My mother defies stereotype. For my friend, and for anyone else who likes, or fears, or is a Chinese Mama, read and weep over the Chinese mama-fioso.