Posts Tagged ‘Japan’

Blue Light Yokohama (Inspector Iwata #1) by Nicolás Obregón

 Source: Free review copy received from NetGalley Five words from the blurb: Tokyo, murder, cult, suicide, investigation I accepted a review […]

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 […]