Our books

    • Let’s Read Japanese is a series of 6 graded levels
    • Vocabulary and grammar are controlled according to international standards, so that students of Japanese can enjoy reading them from an early stage of their learning
    • Includes research-backed and ‘real-world’ content designed to appeal to readers
    • Books use kanji, hiragana and katakana in an authentic way
    • All kanji are annotated with furigana to provide a useful reading aid
    • Written using Japanese vertical writing, with columns going from top to bottom and ordered from right to left
    • Goes beyond standard depictions and media representations to raise awareness of less well-known aspects of Japanese culture