Level 2, Volume 2

Let's Read Japanese

AuthorsS. Takasaki, A. Yamanaka-Binns

IllustratorsPeter Daly, Nancy Lane, Kotaro Chiba, Pana Stamos, Judith Loske

RRP: £19.99


In this second volume of 5 stories, the reader is given a Japanese version of the classic Puss in Boots, a re-telling of the traditional story of The Carpenter and the Demon together with original stories including one in which a young Japanese jazz pianist travels to New York in Masaru Comes Home

All beautifully-illustrated in traditional and modern style, the books in this collection will enable the reader to be able to understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance.

The Let’s Read Japanese series provides the ideal complement to the student's Japanese learning with a selection of books which can be read for pleasure.

Level 2, Volume 2 book cover

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Product details

Publisher: Oxford Brookes University; September 2014

Language: Japanese

Levels: A2-2 (CEFR) / Intermediate (ACTFL)

Vocabulary range: 800

Characters per story: 1500-2000

ISBN-13: 978 0 9929299 1 6

Format: 234 x 156mm, 84 pages, with full colour illustrations throughout

Editor: Dr Irène Hill

Japanese Supervisor: Suzuko Anai

Design: Syndicut