"If it’s true that 'others’ misfortunes are as sweet as honey, then I’d say their secrets are the ultimate spice—spices that fill the secret bearer’s life with the richest of aromas and the most unexpected of tastes. The lovelier the person on the outside, the more grotesque the secrets they hide."
The Square Persimmon and Other Stories is an introduction to the work of Takashi Atoda, one of Japan's most popular and versatile writers of fiction. His themes-first love, lost love, change, fate-are universal ones, but his characters and settings are Japanese. Judul: The Square Persimmon and Other Stories Penulis: Takashi Atoda Bahasa: Inggris Format: Hardcover, [...]
Judul: Confessions Penulis: Kanae Minato Bahasa: Inggris Format: ebook, 288 hal. Penerbit: Mulholland Books (2014) First published: Jepang - 2008 Genre: thriller Cerita Her pupils killed her daughter. Now, she will have her revenge. After an engagement that ended in tragedy, all Yuko Moriguchi had to live for was her four-year-old child, Manami. Now, after a heartbreaking accident on the grounds [...]
Judul: 47 Ronin Penulis: John Allyn Bahasa: Inggris Format: ebook, 255 hal. Penerbit: Tuttle Publishing (2012) Genre: Asian literature, Japanese literature, historical, folklore Cerita 47 Ronin Story is the classic Japanese story of Lord Asano of Ako and one of the bloodiest vendettas in Japan's feudal history. In a shocking clash between the warriors and [...]