Posts Tagged ‘Japan’

Colorless Tsukuru and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami

 Shortlisted for the 2015 Independent Foreign Fiction Prize Translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel Five words from the blurb: […]

From the Fatherland, With Love by Ryu Murakami

  Translated from the Japanese by Ralph McCarthy, Charles De Wolf, and Ginny Tapley Takemori Five words from the blurb: […]

Strange Weather in Tokyo by Hiromi Kawakami

 Translated from the Japanese by Allison Markin Powell Shortlisted for 2012 Man Asian Literary Prize Five words from the blurb: […]

The Sailor Who Fell from Grace with the Sea by Yukio Mishima

Translated from the Japanese by John Nathan Five words from the blurb: savage, boys, mother, affair, sailor Yukio Mishima is […]

A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki

Five words from the blurb: diary, girl, tsunami, change, life A Tale for the Time Being is an unusual mixture […]

Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World by Haruki Murakami

Five words from the blurb: unicorn, librarians, descent, tradegy, detachment Hard-Boiled Wonderland is my fifth Murakami (I’ve read Wild Sheep […]