The Secret Garden (Simplified Chinese)
Mandarin Companion Graded Readers Level 1 in paperback. Written in Simplified Chinese character with English tutorials and references. This is a great resource for Mandarin Immersion students grades 2-5 to further develop their Chinese reading abilities.
After an epidemic leaves her an orphan, Li Ye is sent off to live with her reclusive uncle in his sprawling estate in Nanjing. She learns of a secret garden where no one has set foot in ten years. With the help of new friends, she brings the garden back to life and learns the healing power of friendship and love.
Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett, Adapted by: Renjun Yang
Publisher: Mandarin Companion
Published: January 15, 2015