A Guide to Writing Kanji & Kana Book I provides a thorough and systematic approach to learning how to write Japanese characters. An indispensable volume for self-learners and beginners to Japanese, it teaches the correct writing of kanji and kana.
This book, together with A Guide to Writing Kanji & Kana Book II, features all 1,945 of the officially recognized Joyo Kanji, the basic set of kanji needed to read a newspaper.
Written by Wolfgang Hadamitzky and Mark Spahn.
Staff Note: this is one of those workbook style books that gives you the boxes and stroke by stroke guides to work on learning the kanji by writing them.