Titles & Recommended Reading

Useful resources and book recommended reading list. This is not an extensive list, just recommended titles for beginners and those students up to brown/black belt. All these titles are available via Amazon, you might get lucky with Waterstones/WH Smith.

by Gursharan Sahota

  • The Shotokan Karate Handbook: Beginner to Black Belt
  • The Advanced Shotokan Karate Handbook

by John van Weenen

  • The Beginners Guide to Shotokan Karate

by Gichin Funakoshi

  • Karate-Do: My Way of Life

by Robert Twigger

  • Angry White Pyjamas

by Brad Walker

  • The Anatomy of Stretching: Your Illustrated Guide to Flexibility and Injury Rehabilitation
  • The Anatomy of Sports Injuries: Your Illustrated Guide to Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment

by Iain Abernethy

  • Arm-locks for All Styles
  • Throws for Strikers: The Forgotten Throws of Karate, Boxing and Taekwondo
  • Bunkai-Jutsu: The Practical Application of Karate Kata

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