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Fourth Edition

by Hiromi Peterson, Naomi Hirano-Omizo, Jan Asato

Explore the rich world of Japanese language and culture with the perenially best-selling textbook series Adventures in Japanese, now updated in the 4th Edition for today's classrooms. The three-volume series gives novice students a strong command of... Read More »
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Genki, an Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese

by Eri Banno, Yutaka Ohno, Yoko Ikeda, Chikaki Shinagawa, Kyoko Tokashiki

Jump into learning Japanese with Genki, the most popular college Japanese textbook in the United States!* This comprehensive textbook series gives beginning college and adult learners a solid grounding in all four language skill areas. Easy-to-... Read More »
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Obento
4th Edition

by Peter Williams, Sue Xouris, Kyoko Kusumoto

This obentoo (“lunchbox”) offers an exciting, culturally based approach to study of the Japanese language. Students will love the lively and authentic presentation of this colorful and authentic series. Obento (formerly known as Obentoo) addresses... Read More »
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Japanese Graded Readers
No matter what your proficiency level, you can start reading Japanese today with this four-level, multi-volume reader series. Learners will experience Japanese culture, practice reading and listening skills, and expand their grammar knowledge—all... Read More »
In the Series:
9784872176278
9784872176438
9784872176261
Obento Snack Pack

Sue Xouris

By the author of the popular Obento series, Obento Snack Pack uses games, crafts, songs, cartoons, and interactive CD-ROMs to provide an appealing introduction to Japanese reading, writing, speaking, listening, and culture. Each lesson can be used... Read More »
In the Series:
9780170135467
9780170135436
Third Edition

Hiromi Peterson, Naomi Hirano-Omizo

This user-friendly and comprehensive series combines cultural activities with beginning-to-advanced language learning instruction that emphasizes proficiency in speaking, listening, reading and writing. Widely adopted across the nation, Adventures... Read More »
In the Series:
9780887275487
9780887275760
9780887273612

Akira Miura, Naomi Hanaoka McGloin

With equal emphasis on the four skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing, An Integrated Approach to Intermediate Japanese uses a systematic approach to address the various needs of Japanese intermediate students for vocabulary-building,... Read More »
In the Series:
9784789013079
9784789013086

Margaret Lee, Yuka Ito

Tsumiki are “building blocks,” and this Japanese language course for Grades 7-10 is clearly structured around a logical sequence of sentence patterns that build on knowledge from previous “blocks.” Tsumiki provides a rigorous yet realistic program... Read More »
In the Series:
9780170102674
9780170102681
9780170102698

by Meg Evans, Yoko Masano, Setsuko Taniguchi, Miwa Groves-Moriwaki, Ikuo Kawakami

Mirai is a six-stage, full-color, user-friendly course, with a fun and engaging approach to the Japanese language that appeals to students and teachers alike. The approach is communicative, with an emphasis on natural language. Mirai features clear... Read More »
Japanese the Written Language, Field Test Edition
Field Test Edition

by Eleanor Harz Jorden, Mari Noda

This companion to the bestselling Japanese: the Spoken Language begins with the two kana syllabaries and introduces approximately 300 kanji, following the Spoken Language text lesson by lesson. Appropriate for classroom or self-study programs. Non-... Read More »
In the Series:
9780887272042

Tsukuba Language Group et al.

This widely praised three-volume series, written for learners with no previous knowledge of Japanese, develops everyday communicative skills as well as an accurate and deep understanding of the Japanese language. The series provides a comprehensive... Read More »
In the Series:
9784893582966
9784893583147
Basic Kanji

Chieko Kano

This popular and well-reviewed textbook is the ideal reference for students of Japanese who seek a firm foundational knowledge of the most important kanji for daily use. Volume 1 and 2 each teaches approximately 250 of the most useful kanji,... Read More »
In the Series:
9784893588821
9784893581198

Shinobu Suzuki, Ikuo Kawase

A widely used beginning Japanese language text for college and adult learners. Provides clear and organized explanations of basic vocabulary, grammar, and sentence patterns.
In the Series:
9784893581051
An Introductory Kanji Textbook for Japanese Language Learners
Perfect for independent learners and those who struggle to memorize kanji out-of-context, Practical Kanji Volume 2 teaches Japanese language learners 250 essential kanji. Each of the 23 lessons introduces 9-12 thematically linked kanji alongside... Read More »
An Introductory Kanji Textbook for Japanese Language Learners
Perfect for independent learners and those who struggle to memorize kanji out-of-context, Practical Kanji teaches Japanese language learners 250 essential kanji. Each of the 23 lessons introduces 9-12 thematically linked kanji alongside definitions... Read More »

In the Adventures in Japanese, Volume 4 Textbook, students will explore “the Japanese soul”: the social, historical, and cultural forces that influence Japanese life. They will study keigo (honorific language), the historical context of Japanese... Read More »

4th
The Adventures in Japanese online Textbook is an identical, digital alternative to the print version. ​This online textbook subscription is valid for 12 months, starting from the date of activation. Building on the success of Volumes 1 and 2,... Read More »

4th
The Adventures in Japanese online Textbook is an identical, digital alternative to the print version. ​This online textbook subscription is valid for 12 months, starting from the date of activation. The Adventures in Japanese Volume 2 textbook... Read More »

4th Edition

by Hiromi Peterson, Naomi Hirano-Omizo

The Adventures in Japanese Volume 1 Online Textbook is an identical, digital alternative to the print version. This online textbook subscription is valid for 12 months, starting from the date of activation. Please note that, as this is an online ... Read More »

4th Edition

by Hiromi Peterson, Naomi Hirano-Omizo

Easy to carry, easy to use, easy to customize Access all of the Adventures in Japanese teacher materials on a convenient USB flash drive. No more tearing apart a Teacher’s Handbook or scanning pages to create your own materials. The Teacher’s Guide... Read More »

4th Edition

by Hiromi Peterson, Naomi Hirano-Omizo

The Adventures in Japanese Volume 2 workbook develops learning exercises in four major categories: Kanji writing section: Rather than focusing on hiragana and katakana writing styles as in Volume 1, Volume 2 puts sole attention on kanji writing... Read More »

4th Edition
The Adventures in Japanese Volume 2 textbook builds on the integrated development of the four language skills developed in Volume 1. Now in full color, this ACTFL standards-aligned curriculum includes more new features that will better prepare... Read More »

4th

by Hiromi Peterson, Naomi Hirano-Omizo

Easy to carry, easy to use, easy to customize Access all of the Adventures in Japanese teacher materials on a convenient USB flash drive. No more tearing apart a Teacher’s Handbook or scanning pages to create your own materials. The Teacher’s Guide... Read More »

4th

by Hiromi Peterson, Naomi Hirano-Omizo

The Adventures in Japanese Fourth Edition Workbook offers many new features including: reading for comprehension; character reading in both horizontal and vertical formats; writing exercises for language; and hiragana, katakana, and kanji practice.... Read More »

4th Edition

by Hiromi Peterson, Naomi Hirano-Omizo

Explore the rich world of Japanese language and culture with the perenially best-selling textbook series Adventures in Japanese, now updated in the 4th Edition for today's classrooms. The three-volume series gives novice students a strong command of... Read More »