BOOKS

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GENKI I

"An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese"

*TMJ Top Recommendation*

Level

Beginner/N5

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

5/5

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GENKI I WORKBOOK

"An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese"

Level

Beginner/N5

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

5/5

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GENKI II

"An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese"

*TMJ Top Reccomendation*

Level

Beginner/N5/N4

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

5/5

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GENKI II WORKBOOK

"An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese"

Level

Beginner/N5/N4

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

5/5

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NAKAMA 1

Nakama is a beginner to Intermediate textbook series for Japanese. It covers a variety of topics and includes culture lessons.

Level

Beginner/N5

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

4/5

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NAKAMA 2

Nakama is a beginner to Intermediate textbook Series for Japanese. It covers a variety of topics and includes culture lessons.

Level

Intermediate/N4

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

4/5

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KODANSHA'S HIRAGANA WORKBOOK

"A Step-by-Step Approach to Basic Japanese Writing"

*TMJ Top Reccomendation*

Level

Beginner/N5

Kanji

Vocab

N

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

5/5

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KODANSHA'S KATAKANA WORKBOOK

"A Step-by-Step Approach to Basic Japanese Writing"

*TMJ Top Recommendation*

Level

Beginner/N5

Kanji

Vocab

N

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

5/5

JAPANESE HIRAGANA & KATAKANA FOR BEGINNE

JAPANESE HIRAGANA AND KATAKANA FOR BEGINNERS

​"The Method That's Helped Thousands in the U.S. and Japan Learn Japanese Successfully"

Level

Beginner/N5

Kanji

Vocab

N

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

4/5

LEARNING JAPANESE HIRAGANA AND KATAKANA.

LEARNING JAPANESE HIRAGANA AND KATAKANA

"A Workbook for Self-Study"

*Bonus Pronunciation Practice

Level

Beginner/N5

Kanji

Vocab

N

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

5/5

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JAPANESE SYLLABARY - HIRAGANA

"WIth Stroke Order Diagrams and Example Words"

Level

Beginner/N5

Kanji

Vocab

N

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

5/5

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JAPANESE SYLLABARY - KATAKANA

"WIth Stroke Order Diagrams and Example Words"

Level

Beginner/N5

Kanji

Vocab

N

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

5/5

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LET'S LEARN HIRAGANA

"First Book of Basic Japanese Writing"

Level

Beginner/N5

Kanji

Vocab

N

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

4/5

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LET'S LEARN KATAKANA

"Second Book of Basic Japanese Writing"

Level

Beginner/N5

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

4/5

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THE KODANSHA KANJI LEARNER'S COURSE

"A Step-by-Step Guide to Mastering 2300 Characters"

*TMJ Top Recommendation*

Level

ALL LEVELS

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

5/5

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REMEMBERING THE KANJI 1

"A Complete Course on How Not to Forget the Meaning and Writing of Japanese Characters"

Level

ALL LEVELS

Kanji

Vocab

Y

N

Grammar

N

Our Rating

3/5

THE KODANSHA KANJI LEARNER'S DICTIONARY.

THE KODANSHA KANJI LEARNER'S DICTIONARY

"Revised and Expanded"

Level

ALL LEVELS

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

5/5

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JAPANESE KANJI FOR BEGINNERS

"The Method That's Helped Thousands in the U.S. and Japan Learn Japanese Successfully"

Level

Beginner/N5/N4

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

4/5

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THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO JAPANESE KANJI

"Remembering and Understanding the 2,136 Standard Characters"

Level

ALL LEVELS

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

3/5

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Basic Kanji Book 1

Contains 500 Kanji

*TMJ Top Recommendation*

Level

Beginner/N5/N4

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

5/5

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Basic Kanji Book 2

Contains 500 Kanji

*TMJ Top Recommendation*

Level

Intermediate/N4/N3

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

5/5

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TOBIRA

"Gateway to Advanced Japanese"

*TMJ Top Reccomendation*

Level

Upper Intermediate/N3

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

5/5

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TOBIRA POWER UP YOUR KANJI

Contains 800 Kanji

*TMJ Top Recommendation*

Level

Upper Intermediate/N3

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

N

Our Rating

5/5

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TOBIRA GRAMMAR POWER

"Exercises for Mastery"

*TMJ Top Recommendation*

Level

Upper Intermediate/N3

Kanji

Vocab

N

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

5/5

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MINNA NO NIHONGO BK. I

*WARNING* Completely in Japanese. If you don't like it you have to purchase a translation manual separately.

Level

Beginner/N5

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

4.5/5

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MINNANO NIHONGO BK. II

*WARNING* Completely in Japanese. If you don't like it you have to purchase a translation manual separately.

Level

Beginner/N5/N4

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

4.5/5

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NIHONGO SOU MATOME N3 COLLECTION

Really great practice for the JLPT.

*TMJ Top Recommendation*

Level

Intermediate/N3

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

5/5

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NIHONGO SOU MATOME N2 COLLECTION

Really great practice for the JLPT.

*TMJ Top Recommendation*

Level

Advanced/N2

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

5/5

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NIHONGO SOU MATOME N1 COLLECTION

Really great practice for the JLPT.

*TMJ Top Recommendation*

Level

Near fluent/N1

Kanji

Vocab

Y

Y

Grammar

Y

Our Rating

5/5

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