||Fiction is one of the important genres of literature. The novelette is regarded as the most effective means to depict people and reflect the society. From Tan Dynastic to Chiang Dynastic, Chinese classical novelette abounded with great works of fiction. This course aims to introduce some representative works of Chinese classical novelettes. By reading and discussing works of novelettes, we can understand their social background and their value in history in macro view and enjoy their beauty of literature forms in micro view. Students can apply what they learned in this course to their specific field of study.