Check out these fiction and nonfiction books about Japanese culture, recommended by a Japanese American who lived in Tokyo for 15+ years, including Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata, translated by Ginny Tapley Takemori.
If you’re eager to learn more about this fascinating country, these Japanese history books, including The Bells of Old Tokyo by Anna Sherman, are good ones to start with.
New January releases in translation!
New works in translation coming out this month.
Excellent works of speculative fiction from Japanese authors!
A reader on two Japanese picture book series she grew up with, which have been translated to English.