The Little Red Book

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Quotations from Chairman Mao Zedong  
Author Mao Zedong
Original title 毛主席语录 Máo zhǔxí yǔlù'
Country People's Republic of China
Language Chinese
Genre(s) Political theory
Publisher Government of the People's Republic of China
Release date April 1964
Media type Print (Hardback & Paperback)

The Little Red Book (official title Quotations from Chairman Mao Zedong Chinese: 毛主席语录; pinyin: Máo zhǔxí yǔlù) is a book of the sayings of Mao Zedong.

It was put out by the Government of the People's Republic of China from April 1964 until about 1976. The book is a collection of quotations taken from Mao Zedong's speeches and books. Its popular title The Little Red Book describes its size and appearance: it was specially designed for easy carrying.