10-Pun de yomeru denki "Biographies" – 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 book includes twelve short biographies for children such as the life of the first shōgun Tokugawa Leyasu, the author Natsume Sōseki, Audrey Hepburn or Mendel.
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 sixth-grade elementary school children, i.e. children aged 11-12.
It can be used by students of Japanese with an A2-B1 level.
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"