Books tagged: ancient japan

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The Sword of Jubokko
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,240. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
After a raid goes awry and his father's life proves to be the price of failure, petty thief Katsumi wants only to start over and live an honest life. But he finds himself in the village of Aratana, a village haunted by a monstrous past. Forced right back to the thieving he wants desperately to leave behind, Katsumi crosses paths with Kaito, a monk determined to exact revenge on a demon...
Haiku Dance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,140. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Thirteen year old Shino, rebellious and undisciplined, is sent to the Tendai monks to be trained as a samurai warrior. When leaving his childhood friend Miyoshi behind, he carelessly crushes her young heart. Years later, weary of senseless battles fought for selfish lords, Shino is thrust into the world of Heian Kyo, where he finds Miyoshi once again. Does he dare hope for her to love him....
The Hagoromo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,620. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Working in a lab in Tsukuba Science City on a time machine project, Margaret's world is tossed upside down when she is accidentally sent back in time to ancient Japan.
三人の小さな仏様 子供の応援昔話
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 150. Language: Japanese. Published: September 17, 2015 by ゆか ろじえ. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
子供たちを見守ってくれる3人の仏様のお話です。小さな石となって、いつも子供たちを見守ってくれています。昔話のような、なんだか心が温かくなる絵とお話です。絵は水谷先生です。 村田村という小さな町に昔からある3つの石。なぜだかわからないけれど、いつもそこにあって、子供たちを見守ってくれています。日照り続きで困っている村の子供たちを助け、転んだ少女を助けてくれます。やさしい子どもの心に寄り添った一冊です。
Zipangu, Year of the Dog 1274: The Second Wave
Price: Free! Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Set in Zipangu (ancient Japan) at the time of the first Mongol invasion, The Second Wave is the story of Chen who survives the typhoon sent by sun-goddess Amaterasu to protect the island chain. Washed up on a beach and close to death, he is rescued by monks from the nearby temple. He evades capture by adapting to life among them until the time of the second invasion.