Translated by Eva Wong. 5.5"x 8.5", 178 pages, paperback. A story of six men and one woman who overcome tremendous hardships on the journey to self-mastery. These characters and their teacher are all historical figures who lived in Southern Sung and Yuan (1271-1368) dynasties. The novel brings to life the essentials of Taoist philosophy and practice, both through the instructions and through the experiences of the characters.