• Children's & YA
      May 2012 - May 2018

      The Clockwork Mouse

      by Cao Wenxuan

      The little boy Pica has a clockwork mouse, and it gains his love and affection by winning races. But before long, an electric mouse takes its place, and the clockwork mouse is put in the trash. Inadvertently, the mouse rolls under the sofa. When the real mice that live in the house gang up on the electric mouse, the clockwork mouse courageously steps forward to protect him. But when he overexerts himself and his clockwork mechanism breaks, how will he survive?

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      Umbrella Over Berlin

      by Cao Wenxuan

      An umbrella goes to Berlin on holiday with its holder, but is left in the hotel because it doesn't rain. The person visits the Brandenburg gate, the Berlin Wall, and the Holocaust Memorial, but the poor old umbrella sees nothing. And so, on the last day of the holiday, the umbrella flies out of the window, and up into the sky above Berlin.

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      A Kiss to My Mum

      by Huang Beijia

      A Kiss to My Mum is a novel that delves into the growth of a child from a single-parent family. The hero is a ten-year-old boy called Zhao Andi. He is Zhao Andi to his teacher, My Dear An to his father and Didi to his mother. At his father’s funeral, for the first time he sees his mother Shu Yimei, so beautiful as if she stepped down from a photo. At this gloomy moment Didi was pushed to an arduous cliff, on the other side of which is his mother Shu Yimei, blowing the scent of orange. The novel develops around the gradual emotional thaw of the boy and his mother. At first they cannot get along with and are watchful of each other. But distance gradually gives way to proximity and then to mutual understanding and harmony between the two on their way to the future. This is a story of a boy and his parents, singing high praise for children. It is also about our life, our minds and love. All the characters in the novel are very much realistic, including the boy of slight autism and the mother of slight depression. The atmosphere of modern life in the novel is achieved through the depiction of other characters such as the hero’s classmate and good friend Zhang Xiaochen, his sister Ke’er, his uncle Baolin and his English teacher Li Qinsong, a man of dubious identity, thus adding to the enjoyment of the book.

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      Children’s Eye

      by Huang Beijia

      The most anticipated entry in the series by Huang Beijia. It is the latest novel by Huang Beijia, following the style of her beloved work The Tenderest Eyes. It is a story of a group of kids growing up in a rather poor neighborhood in China during the 1970s. Though they have experienced much hardships and indifference in the process of growing up, those unforgettable and precious childhood memories give them the purest children’s eyes to view the world.

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      Jin Sisters in Southern Village

      by Guo Jiangyan

      This is a story of children's growth, which describes the children finally walk out of the closed environment and set foot on broad road after they experience strong inner struggle. The heroines Jin Xiaoxi and Jin Xiaoliu live in a remote village in the mountains and they lead a simple, calm and boring life. The outside world doesn’t open to her until Xiaoxi comes across a city girl Tulan who escapes from kidnapping. She and other villagers help Tulan free from villains and gain freedom. The heroines also open their innocent and naive world and step forward to the wonderful future world. This novel has a strong power to make readers feel warm and touching.

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      The Adventure of Finding a Friend

      by Liu Hanqi

      The grasshopper named Tiepi is sold to the town, so the residents in the field maximize their adventure spirit to save Tiepi back by rushing to the town together. The villain Bi Shujia in the last story appears again, but this time does he give the residents a hand or stand in their way? How does this adventure come to an end? Come and open the book, and let's find out the answer together.

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      Little Tiger is not Afraid

      by Wang Zuming

      This book tells us a story about a tiger’s growth. The little Tiger doesn’t get along well with other animals because he always shows off himself. But one day, he burst out crying loudly because his paws are injured by the thistles and thorns. After others animals tried to help him without hesitation, he finally understood that friendship isn’t gained by power and force. Meanwhile, he shared a birthday cake made by his mother with other animals and he gained happiness and joy as well.

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      The Tiny Spring

      by Mao Lulu

      This essay collection mainly describes the tiny beauty of the weeds, flowers, birds and butterflies that people are likely to ignore. Through the smooth and beautiful words, you can feel the twittering of sprout of the weeds, the whisper of the green leaves, the beauty of the flowers in bud, the whistle of the returning of the sparrows. You also can use your heart to hum a growing sing with the flora and fauna. You will learn observe and describe the tiny beauty of the four seasons and the beauty of the harmony.

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      A Friend Under the Bed

      by Feng Huiyue

      This is an essay collection about the life in the countryside, which contains childhood memory and life documentary. The author lived in the countryside and he played in the field or under the windbreak everyday and met small animals again and again. The author liked to observe them and obtained great imagination after he observe them. That beauty and cozy feeling urges the author to record these animals and interest when he grows up. Hopefully, the readers will follow me to walk into the world of nature and discover the nature, and cherish the nature.

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      Pictures of the Four Seasons

      by Teng Yuxu

      This is an essay collection describing the beautiful scenery of the four seasons. The verdancy bud foils the vitality of spring; The unimpressive insects sings the joy of summer; The round soybean gives people the delight of autumn; The numbing-cold winter writes fantastic tales on the glass. The words and pictures in the book not only bring the readers the beauty of the nature, but also let them edify sentiment from the profound artistic conception, enrich their own imagination from the thick poetic flavor, taste the good of the life from the flowing truth, improve their language expression from the beautiful world.

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      The Story of A Basket of Cats

      by Gui Wenya

      This is an essay collection about cats. In the author’s eyes, cats are humorous, sensitive and mysterious by nature and every cat has its unique characteristics. A group of cats walk into the author’s life somehow and become the communication object of the author. Therefore, cats and human have their own pass phrase and interesting destiny. What the author wants to tell us through his observation and narration is that it is cats’ friendship, innocent kindness and selfless love that switch into the beautiful words in the book.

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      I Want My Carving Knife

      by Liu Jianping

      This book collects nine short novels written by the famous writer—Liu Jianping. This book is based on the colorful and wonderful campus and outside life, and each short novel has different writing style, moving or humorous and lively, vivid or thoughtful. The Author makes the novel equip with strong readability and vivid feeling of reality. 《The Moment of Solitude》 is adapted into a TV show with the same name by Jiangsu TV Station.

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      Big Potato, the Pilot

      by Mei Zihan

      “Big Potato” is the nickname of the young boy, Dai Doudou. He loves to play pretend aeroplanes, and one day his friends gather in a large crowd, queueing up to be passengers in his 'plane'. They wait and wait, until they get bored and decide to play pretend trains instead. In the end they still set off together, headed toward Paris! This story of a group of friends playing a game is told from a child's viewpoint, showing their conversations and actions, revealing their thoughts and feelings. Full of childlike innocence and fun, it is sure to please the little ones!

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      My Father and I Turn Into Mice

      by Mei Zihan

      The naughty little boy, Dai Doudou, is often told to keep quiet by his mother when he's being too noisy. He's told to keep quiet while eating, while walking, and even when bouncing a ball...and so it was that Dai Doudou decided to become a gentle, quiet little mouse, free to roam around wherever he pleased. His father agreed to the idea, and himself decided to turn into a mouse. In the end, even his mother, who wanted everyone to “keep quiet”, turns into a mouse. The book employs gentle humour to describe a child's escape from a stifling family life into the realm of imagination; looking at modern, everyday problems through a lens of fantasy and illusion.

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      Sparrow Kindergarten

      by Mei Zihan

      Sparrow Kindergarten is very interesting! Kids twitter all the time like a sparrow, fly to relax like a sparrow, crowd to pick up the rice grain like a sparrow, take a nap like a sparrow and they line their shoes like a sparrow…One day, those who practice flying like a sparrow will fly to the vast sky and “fly” into their own future. The book is written by famous children’s literature writer-Mai Zihan, and its language is very humorous with many characters and vivid pictures. It forms a complete kids’ paradise with the rest of Zihan’s picture books.

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      The Wriggling Snake

      by Wang Yimei

      The book is a story about friendship and accompany. The snake likes wriggling. Therefore, no matter where he goes, the place is in a mess. Until one day, it meets a boy named Amu who plays the flute and changes his lifestyle.

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      The Night Before Chinese New Year

      by Qi Zhi

      This is a heart-warming story about a group of childhood friends. The winter vacation comes. Trickle, a primary school student, has much fun with his classmates – he has no alternative in that his family left him for breadwinning in other cities. Much happy as they are, these children miss their parents very much. For Trickle, the day before New Year is when he finally gets to be reunited with his beloved father.

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      If you are energetic

      by Qian Haiyun/Wang Xiaoxiao

      The book introduces six dynamic professions, namely, football player, fireman, dancer, singer, fitness instructor and pilot. It appeals to young reader's energetic nature and leads them to right life philosophy.

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      If you love adventure

      by Qian Haiyun/Wang Xiaoxiao

      Exploring unknown world and becoming a hero is a dream shared by children. The book introduces six adventurous professions, namely, archaeologist, diver, astronaut, traveler, rock-climber and seafarer to satisfy children's curiosity.

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      If you love studying

      by Qian Haiyun/Wang Xiaoxiao

      Children who love exploring and study are mostly dreaming of becoming chemist, translator, software engineer, medical expert, astronomer and botanists. The book scientifically introduces the six professions.

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