Books tagged: japanese fantasy

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Demon Heart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,960. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016 by Foremost Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Naoko Kitamura's human appearance hides a dark secret that must be hidden from humans. She is a demon hybrid, a descendant of a demon and a samurai. Struggling to uphold her mother’s legacy as defender of Japan against evil, she faces human and nonhuman enemies determined to alter her country’s destiny. For her, the road to victory will be written in blood.
A Reason to Live: A "Shadowdance" Variation
Series: "Shadowdance" urban fantasy saga. Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A vampire depressed by the absence of her estranged vampire daughter tries suicide by mobster. A sorcerer intervenes, offering her a way to win back her daughter that may cause more harm than good.
Abbreviated Epics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,160. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
"Abbreviated Epics" from Third Flatiron Anthologies is a double issue containing 19 very short stories and a poem on epical themes, such as anime-inspired fantasy adventure, swashbuckles and Vikings, alternate history and steampunk, and myths old and new.
Insignia: Japanese Fantasy Stories
Series: The Insignia Series, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,350. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
INSIGNIA Vol.1 includes 9 Japanese fantasy stories with a mix of urban, literary, contemporary, myth-based, and historical fantasy pieces.
Night on the Milky Way Railway
Price: Free! Words: 26,470. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Little J Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Giovanni is having trouble concentrating at school because he's tired from his part-time job and he doesn't have time to play with any of his friends any more. His local village is getting ready to hold their annual star festival, but Giovanni feels as if he's been left out. But then the most amazing thing happens, and Giovanni finds himself riding on a train heading through the Milky Way.
The Restaurant of Many Orders
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Little J Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is perhaps the most famous of Kenji's short stories and one of his personal favorites, as it was the title story of his one and only self-published collection of short stories. Two hunters go on a hunting trip in the country and end up completely lost. Luckily they come across what appears to be an extremely popular restaurant…but everything is not as it seems.
Buying Mittens
Series: Tales from Japan, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Little J Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Nankichi Niimi is undoubtedly one of Japan's most highly regarded writers of fantasy fiction. Book 3 of Tales from a Japanese Dreamland is an introduction to Niimi's writing through one of his most famous children's stories. The highlight of this delightful children's story is the beautiful description of the foxes' journey through the snow covered woods during the middle of the night.
Kenju's Forest Playground & Ame-ni-mo makezu
Series: Tales from Japan, Book1. Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Little J Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Kenji Miyazawa is undoubtedly one of Japan's most highly regarded writers of fantasy fiction. Book 1 of Tales From A Japanese Dreamland is an introduction to Kenji's writing through his well-known poem Ame-ni-mo makezu and the story of Kenju, which can be thought of as an extension of that poem. Note that both these stories can be found in Book 4 & 5 of the series Tales from a Japanese Dreamland.
Gon the Fox and Other Stories
Series: Tales from Japan, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 18,920. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Little J Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies
Nankichi Niimi & Kenji Miyazawa are undoubtedly two of Japan's most highly regarded writers of fantasy fiction. Book 4 of Tales From A Japanese Dreamland contains four wonderful stories by Niimi and one story by Kenji. In addition to the title story, this book also includes Grandpa's Lamp as well as Kenji's much loved Ame-ni-mo makezu. A truly wonderful collection.
10 of the Best Stories from Kenji Miyazawa and Nankichi Niimi
Series: Tales from Japan, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 31,590. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Little J Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies
Nankichi Niimi & Kenji Miyazawa are undoubtedly two of Japan's most highly regarded writers of fantasy fiction. Book 5 of Tales from Japan contains all stories from Books 1 - 4, five stories by Kenji, including Gauche the Cellist and The Restaurant of Many Orders (along with his famous poem Ame-ni-mo makezu) and five stories from Niimi, including Gon the Fox.