Welcome to White Rabbit Japan!
You started learning Japanese, know some vocabulary, grammar and maybe a couple of kanji. You are using a textbook, and while it is a great resource, it is also kind of boring. You want to try reading actual Japanese texts but you're afraid you won't understand much. Does this sound like you? If yes, you should give Nihongo Tadoku Books Vol. 2 a try. This series of graded readers is aimed at language learners and limits the use of vocabulary and grammar to match the level of the reader. The result is a smooth and fun reading experience that gives you a sense of progress and achievement. Volume 2 of this series contains 7 level 2 stories. To get a better understanding of the level, please check the explanation down below.
potential form, imperative, passive, volitional, ～とき, から, たら・ば・なら, ～そう, ～よう, compound verbs
causative, causative passiv, ～そう, ～らしい, ～はず, ～もの, ～ようにする・なる, ことにする・なる