COURSE – Explore the World – Japan



Capital City: Tokyo

Official Languages: None

Main Language: Japanese

Currency: Yen

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Count Your Way Through Japan by James Haskins

The Tiny Traveler: Japan: A Book of Nature by Misti Kenison

My First Book of Japanese Words: An ABC Rhyming Book by Michelle Haney Brown

It’s Cool to Learn About Countries: Japan by Barbara A. Somervill

Spotlight on Japan by Bobbie Kalman

The Way We Do It in Japan by Geneva Cobb Iijima

My Japan by Etsuko Watanabe

The Boy from the Dragon Palace by Margaret Read MacDonald

All About Japan: Stories, Songs, Crafts and More by Willamarie Moore

The Tale of the Mandarin Ducks by Katherine Paterson

Grandfather’s Journey by Allen Say

Tree of Cranes by Allen Say

Tea with Milk by Allen Say

Honda: The Boy Who Dreamed of Cars by Mark Weston

Shipwrecked!: The True Adventures of a Japanese Boy by Rhoda Blumberg

Wink: The Ninja Who Wanted to Be Noticed by J.C. Phillipps

Kamishibai Man by Allen Say

The Bicycle Man by Allen Say

I Live in Tokyo by Mari Takabayashi

Suki’s Kimono by Chieri Uegaki

My Awesome Japan Adventure: A Diary about the Best 4 Months Ever! by Rebecca Otowa



Take a virtual tour of Japan