A collection of Chinese fables that either teach a useful lesson or offer food for thought, the book is suitable for a variety of audiences: general readers, parents, teachers, teenagers, as well as anyone who wants to learn about Chinese culture.
The collection includes well-known fables such as The Clam and the Snipe, The Wait for the Hare, The Monkeys’ Ration, The Foolish Old Man Moved Mountains, The Traveller, and The Old Man Who Lost a Horse.
Timeless and universal, these Chinese fables teach us not only about human nature and human behaviour but also about life and human wisdom. Being content is the key to happiness.
- ninety timeless Chinese fables
- the author's interpretation of each tale’s moral
Soft cover, 116 pages, 5.25in x 7.5in