Essential Japanese
Mamori Sugita Hughes (2012)
A clearly presented and easy to use course in basic spoken and written Japanese.
The 10 Lessons use a 'building-block' approach to learning with each one containing three easily identifiable parts: 1)vocabulary 2) key phrases and grammar information 3) Puting all elements together.
A good introduction to Japanese for complete beginners.
JAP CBEG 18; JAP CBEG 18a; JAP CBEG 18:1-3(CD) Open access