Textbook publishing by and for Educators

Our Aim:

To create practical materials that will empower our learners to speak more authentic English.

“a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”
— Lao Tse (老子) in the Tao Te Ching

Textbook features


  • Based on ten+ years of trial and error development using student-generated material that pinpoints learners’ favorite situations for using English.  
  • Each unit covers a topic of immediate relevance to university life, events, and holidays as they occur during the academic calendar. 
  • All units conclude with a student reflection activity and utilizes Can-Do statements.


  • This text also focuses on cultural awareness and explores common errors often made by Japanese students.
  • Recycling of important phrases, greetings, and rejoinders occur in multiple dialogs throughout the text.
  • Downloadable audio tracks of practical dialogs and interviews with more than 25 different speakers using a wide variety of English accents.