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{"id":7170931622038,"title":"My Favorite Kanji Book","handle":"my-favorite-kanji-book","description":"\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThis fun book is a new companion study guide to the very popular My First Kanji Book from America-born Japan-based Kanji educationist Bret Mayer. This easy-to-carry pocketbook introduces around 100 kanji and 25 compound words in a fun and easy-to-remember way. Each kanji or compound word has a vivid illustration based on the original Chinese pictographs, English translations, and an English-language haiku. By using visual and language-based mnemonics, the book will help you remember the kanji more easily than through text-only study guides. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe author Bret Mayer lives and works as a Kanji Instructor in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan. In Autumn 2012, Mayer became the first foreigner to pass the highest level of the Japan Kanji Aptitude Test, completing every level the testing foundation has to offer. In the spring of 2013, Mayer became a licensed Kanji Instructor as recognized by Ritsumeikan University. Currently, he teaches kanji to both Japanese and foreigners regularly on radio, TV programs, and online. His previously published books have been a massive hit with a wide range of Japanese learners – and this new offering has already been making waves.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eAn enjoyable and unusual book that will help even the most study-reluctant learners remember a lot of different kanji. Recommended!\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cb data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003c\/b\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cb data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eStructure:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cb data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003c\/b\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e-\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e   \u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e2 chapters, or “steps”, introducing 1 kanji per page\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e-\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e   \u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eA third chapter using the kanji from the first 2 “steps” to make compound words\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e-\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e   \u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eJapanese haiku using the kanji you have learned\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e-\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e   \u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eAn index with all the kanji and compound words categorized by the English translations\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cb data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003c\/b\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cb data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eRecommended for you if:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cb data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003c\/b\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e-\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e   \u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eYou are looking for a fun way to study kanji\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e-\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e   \u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eYou are at a low-to-high intermediate level\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e-\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e   \u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eYou like using mnemonics to learn\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cb data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eAbout this volume:\u003c\/b\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cb data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003c\/b\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eOriginal Title:\u003c\/span\u003e \u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eMy Favorite KANJI Book\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003ePages: 200\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eISBN: 978-4-8163-6646-8\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eBook Size: A6\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eLanguages: English\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\" data-mce-fragment=\"1\" data-mce-style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003ePublication Date: May 2019 (First 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My Favorite Kanji Book

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This fun book is a new companion study guide to the very popular My First Kanji Book from America-born Japan-based Kanji educationist Bret Mayer. This easy-to-carry pocketbook introduces around 100 kanji and 25 compound words in a fun and easy-to-remember way. Each kanji or compound word has a vivid illustration based on the original Chinese pictographs, English translations, and an English-language haiku. By using visual and language-based mnemonics, the book will help you remember the kanji more easily than through text-only study guides. 
 
The author Bret Mayer lives and works as a Kanji Instructor in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan. In Autumn 2012, Mayer became the first foreigner to pass the highest level of the Japan Kanji Aptitude Test, completing every level the testing foundation has to offer. In the spring of 2013, Mayer became a licensed Kanji Instructor as recognized by Ritsumeikan University. Currently, he teaches kanji to both Japanese and foreigners regularly on radio, TV programs, and online. His previously published books have been a massive hit with a wide range of Japanese learners – and this new offering has already been making waves.
 
An enjoyable and unusual book that will help even the most study-reluctant learners remember a lot of different kanji. Recommended!
 
Structure:
 
-   2 chapters, or “steps”, introducing 1 kanji per page
-   A third chapter using the kanji from the first 2 “steps” to make compound words
-   Japanese haiku using the kanji you have learned
-   An index with all the kanji and compound words categorized by the English translations
 
Recommended for you if:
 
-   You are looking for a fun way to study kanji
-   You are at a low-to-high intermediate level
-   You like using mnemonics to learn
 
About this volume:
 
Original Title: My Favorite KANJI Book
Pages: 200
ISBN: 978-4-8163-6646-8
Book Size: A6
Languages: English
Publication Date: May 2019 (First edition)
 
Also in the series:
 
My First Kanji Book
 
Other books by Bret Mayer:
 
Let's Explore HIRAGANA & KATAKANA