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Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese

Single Frames
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,660. Language: British English. Published: November 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese
Single Frames is a collection of 17 short stories set in Japan's past, present day, and a little in the future. Each one takes its name from a classic or even obscure Japanese movie in the 20th century and draws heavily on the works of Murakami and Kawabata. These stories are deeply rooted in the country, in its pathos, culture, landscape, seasons, and people.
Tales of Old Japanese
Price: $3.02 USD. Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2018 by j-views Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Japanese, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Five stories of Japan - focusing on the senior generation - some memories, some sadness, and not a little joy in places.
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
(3.00 from 1 review)
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.