Heroes of China (English/Chinese) (8 Book Pack)

Author: Jillan Lin, Publisher: Jade Publications

The heroes of China that children will love!

Children as young as two will enjoy these stories about famous figures from China, including the philosopher Confucius, the first emperor of China who built the Great Wall and the clever doctor who invented anaesthetics. Written in English and Chinese, the Heroes of China series features beautiful illustrations, interesting facts and stimulating questions for further discussion. They make wonderful read-aloud stories and first readers for ages two to five.

Older children (ages 6+) may prefer the corresponding series Once Upon a Time in China, also by Jillian Lin.

  • Series of 8 books
  • Based on historical facts
  • Fully illustrated
  • Presented in English and Chinese
  • Additional facts
  • Questions for discussion
  • Map of historical period
  • Each book is 24 pages, softcover
  • Recommended for ages 2 to 5 years


  1. The First Emperor of China - 9780995433403
  2. The Wise Teacher of China - 9780995433410
  3. The Music Man of China - 9780995433434
  4. The Clever Doctor of China - 9780995433427
  5. The Girl Emperor of China - 9780995433441
  6. The Star Gazer of China - 9780995433458
  7. The Happy Sailor of China - 9780995433465
  8. The Pirate King of China - 9780995433472
More Information
Year Level Infant, Preschool, Kindergarten
Date of Publication 2016
ISBN 9780995433496