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In recent Japan, where English was made as a compulsory subject at primary school, it has been recommended to read English picture books to small children as it is accredited as effective English learning method. The author is an experienced English teacher, who has used picture books as materials for 12 years, who explains incredibly easy ways to start reading English to your children.

About the Author

Chiho Kimura

Kimura is the founder and operator of Lirio Blanco, an English tutoring school where she teaches English to children from kindergarten to primary school ages using picture books and drama reading methods. Kimura also runs a picture book club where she teaches how to read English picture books to babies, and hosts a library of 1,500 picture books available for club members to borrow.

Kimura’s varied career in the field of English education includes working at ABC Tutor, Educational Advisors, and World Family, Ltd., the manufacturer of English educational materials officially licensed by the Disney Company. 

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