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Fables and Legends from Japan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,090. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese
The book includes a collection of Japanese legends and fables collected by the missionary Claudius Ferrand in Japan.
Learn Japanese From Anime: Increase Your Vocabulary - Chuunibyou Episode 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese
This book offers a unique approach of studying the Japanese language. The authors wrote this book while watching anime and analyzed certain sentences. The authors wrote down the time and episode that the sayings appear so that the learner can listen to the Japanese pronunciation and further their understanding of the language through context. There are roughly 500 words and more than 100 sayings
The Fart (Tales from Japan)
Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Little J Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese
This is a story of a dramatic event that happened to a boy named Harukichi one warm afternoon in autumn. Harukichi goes to a small school in a small village. Sometimes Harukichi is embarrassed by the way his classmates behave. One day a new teacher named Mr. Fuji arrives from the big city. Another interesting character in this story is Ishitaro. Ishitaro likes to fart. A lot.
Gauche the Cellist
Price: Free! Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Little J Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese
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Another gem from the Japanese maestro of storytelling Kenji Miyazawa. Gauche plays the cello in the town orchestra, but he needs to do a lot better if he wants to keep his place. He realizes he is going to have to practice every spare moment if he is going to improve in time for the big concert. But will that be enough? Just when he is getting into his rhythm a visitor drops in - and then another.
Japanese Reader Collection Volume 1: Hikoichi
Series: Japanese Reader Collection. Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese
Perfect for beginning and upper beginning students of Japanese. This affordable Japanese reader contains four complete stories of a clever and mischievous young man, Hikoichi. Get FREE MP3s of the stories read by a native Japanese speaker. Listen while reading. The link to the MP3s is found on the last page.
Haiku
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 390. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese
A collection of haiku poems.
Tales Of Old Japanese
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,760. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese
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Tales of Old Japanese is a collection of five short stories of the older generation living in contemporary Japan. The author has spent over 20 years living in the country, working as a writer and journalist. Some of his impressions of Japan and of the people who live there have been recorded therein.