From ancient to modern traditions, ninjas, cherry blossoms, robots, temples, kokeshi dolls and so much more. Japan has something for everyone.  

Here are a few books that we recommend for Japan that work well with the 193 Little Adventures Japan pack.

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Take a tour of Japan with two friends. They will introduce you some Japanese songs and poems, show you how to fold origami and visit some of their favourite places.

20 timeless traditional stories from Japan. Weaving lessons into the stories from all kinds of creatures. Peach boy, The Rabbit In The Moon and Little One-Inch among them.

A charming family of cats take you through this colourful book filled with traditional festivals, celebrations and cultural events.

Fancy learning some Japanese with your pack? This Lonely Planet pocket guide is a good place to start with cute illustrations and a free audio pronunciation guide.

Suki’s favourite outfit is a blue cotton kimono given to her by her grandmother. She decides to wear it on her first day back to school then shares her summer festival with the class.

Just after WWII Japan is still occupied by the Americans. One day two American soldiers walk into a school yard. Language is no longer a barrier as the soldiers entertain the kids with their bicycle tricks

Night Of The Ninja, a Magic Tree House reader. Annie and Jack end up in a secret ninja cave, will they learn the way of the ninja?

The non-fiction companion book to go with Jack and Annie’s Night Of The Ninja adventure. Facts and information about the time of the ninja.

Watch the video on how to make a paper Ninja Star (Shuriken) - Origami

Bookshelf Must-Haves

These are great addition to the bookshelf
no matter where in the world you are currently studying

This photographer and writer team travel the world meeting kids and learning about their festivals and celebrations. 

Meet children from all over the world, learn about their everyday lives from rural farms to inner cities. 

A fun world atlas with lots of illustrations and snippets of information that kids just have to keep dipping into.

A beautifully illustrated book that takes you from the crystal caves in Mexico to the Blood falls in Antarctica...

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