10-Pun de yomeru– To read in ten minutes- is a series of reading books for elementary school children in Japan. It is also suitable for students of Japanese who wish to read authentic texts in Japanese. This serie is focused in Rakugo.
Rakugo 落語 is a type of entertainment which is based in humor monologues. In each of the monologues, there is a certain topic of daily life but seen from a satiric point of view. This book contains some of those monologues with a scary tone, they can also be read out loud.
Since this collection is for children, it only uses high-quality design and content.
The texts are written in a simple yet invigorating way and each story has its own illustration.
In Japan, this book is for children, but it can be used by B1 students of Japanese.
The book includes furiganas.
Stories to read in ten minutes collection:
-10-Pun de yomeru denki "Biographies" –To read in 10 minutes-
-10-Pun de yomeru kowai hanashi “Scary stories” – To read in 10 minutes-
-10-Pun de yomeru waraibanashi “Funny stories “-To read in 10 minutes-
-10-Pun de yomeru motto kowai hanashi "More scary stories" –To read in 10 minutes-
-10-Pun de yomeru obake ya yokai no hanashi “Stories of Obakes and Yokais”- To read in 10 minutes-
The Naze? Doushite? collection:
-Naze? Doushite? "Wonders of the world"
-Naze? Doushite? "Questions about science"
-Naze? Doushite? "Curious questions"
-Naze? Doushite? "Mysterious stories about science"