Books tagged: tokyo

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Japanese in Depth vol.4
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Price: Free! Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
This is vol.4 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
Japanese in Depth vol.5
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Price: Free! Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
This is vol.5 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
Clare-5
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,670. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Gracie is a cutting edge artist pushing the boundaries of performance art. She's also inflicted with a degenerative disease brought on by the desire of her parents to have "special" children. To stay alive she needs money. Former drug engineer Sirren needs to promote his new drug. The only thing standing in the way is a multinational drug company which couldn't care less about either of them.
Tokyo: Helpful Tips To Fully Maximize Your Stay In Japan's Capital
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Planning to go on a trip to Tokyo and you don't have much idea on how to enjoy your stay there? Worry no more! Here is a book that maximizes your fun on your stay in Tokyo to the fullest! Discover the best things to do in Tokyo on the best budget and maximized time. So get this book now and enjoy Tokyo to the fullest!
Tips For A Backpacker: Enjoying The Scene On A Budget Japan (Tokyo)
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Series: Budget Travel, Book 3. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Feel the urge of traveling to Tokyo but on a tight budget? Worry no more! This book tells you how to enjoy the capital Japan without shelling too much money. This book gives you tips on what is the best way to get there and what to expect and do on each tourist spot of the area. Get this book now and never feel wondering how you can enjoy Japan if you don't have much budget.
Harajuku (+)
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Price: Free! Words: 54,830. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Ritchie Ufuo, recent graduate of a Pennsylvania university, moves to Tokyo where he runs into the champagne-and-cocaine Soren Soutern. The louche, high-spending, high-octane group of Japan expats introduce a new world to him, but at what cost and to what outcome? Japan around the turn of the century, with ecstasy and cocaine flowing, and the future apparently limitless...
Une Saison Japonaise
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 80,560. Language: French. Published: April 19, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Quand l’homme de sa vie lui annonce qu’on lui propose un contrat au Japon, Sophie, brillante jeune cadre de 30 ans, n’hésite pas à le suivre en se faisant elle aussi embaucher à Tokyo. Typique produit des écoles de commerce, Sophie va devoir apprendre à remettre en cause ses certitudes et une grande part de ce qu’on lui a appris, et essayer de comprendre ce pays déroutant et ses habitants.
Decadence
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Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: Italian. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Mia sorella Miyabi era scomparsa dopo una delle tante liti con mio padre. Sono uscito di casa correndo per strada in canottiera e slip, era buio pesto, dopo qualche centinaio di metri mi sono fermato accanto ad un lampione. Avevo l’affanno, mi guardavo intorno alla ricerca di Miyabi, ma non c’era nessuno, solo cartacce, lattine e altra spazzatura.Ho abbassato gli occhi e ho visto i miei piedi nudi
Shin, a Japanese Vampire
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Price: $3.66 USD. Words: 51,300. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A Japanese Vampire Born at the End of an Age In feudal Japan a poor peasant & family man is turned to a vampire by mistake. He must come to grips with his new reality & help his family survive. In the world of the Samurai he encounters creatures from Japanese mythology – some helpful, others deadly. Follow his adventures through the centuries culminating with clashes in modern day Tokyo.
The Pride of Edo: Tobi and the Fire Brigades
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You set the price! Words: 20,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Fires were so common in Edo that they gave birth to a saying: "fires and fights are the flowers of Edo." The men who formed the backbone of Edo's fire brigades were both feared and admired. They were the pre-cursors to the Yakuza, Japan's mafia. An in-depth look at the development of Edo's fire brigades - the first of its kind in English - this book examines their birth and impact on the city.