Books tagged: japanese mythology

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The War of Wind and Moon, Season One
Pre-release—available October 31, 2016. Price: $3.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Season One of the popular serial fiction podcast! Seventeen-year-old Mia trusts no-one. When your survival depends on the acute awareness of every whim and mood swing of your narcissistic, rage-filled mother, anxiety becomes a default state. Doctors have a name for it: hyper-vigilance. The recruitment scouts at Kazemoto Security (Supernatural Division) have a word for it, too: potential.
Warriors of the Light
Series: The Spirit Winds Quartet. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,020. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2016 by IFWGPublishingAustralia. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
After returning from her time-traveling adventures in 16th Century Japan, Kim Yoshima finds adjusting to her old life isn’t as easy as she thought it would be. Neither is it for her friends, Shioko Yoshima, Jackson Yamaguchi, and Wayne Brewster. Not every mythological creature torn out of time-and-place by the Spirit Winds was sent back to its own realm. Some still exist in our world...
Yokai
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,130. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
Yumiko Sato was spirited away by yokai when she was just seven years old, and has until her eighteenth birthday before they return for her. She has acquired unique abilities since that fateful visit, including the ability to see the supernatural monsters of Japan when others can not, and has trained to become an expert at battling yokai, but will it be enough to save her from her terrible fate?
The Self-Help Book for Monsters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,330. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Are you a monster? If so, this is the book for you. If you’re a monster like me, you need help. You need to figure out how to be a monster trapped inside of a regular kid’s body, how to live a normal life when you’re obviously no longer normal. And you’d better figure it out quick, because the kids at school, nosy relatives, and government agents are all trying to discover your secrets…
Relax, I'm A Ninja
Series: I'm A Ninja, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,030. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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Tosh Ito may be a ninja, but even he doesn't know what to make of the strange murders happening in San Francisco.
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.
The Wings of Dragons: Book One of the Dragoon Saga
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,910. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Against a backdrop of friendship, betrayal, and explosive magic, lefthanded teenager Iren Saitosan must uncover a forgotten history, confront monsters inspired by Japanese mythology, and master an imprisoned dragon spirit to survive this epic fantasy adventure and stop a revenge one thousand years in the making. "A fast-paced adventure...led by a compelling cast of characters." - ForeWord Reviews
The Mythological Japanese Tanuki
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Shintoism
The mythological tanuki was originally depicted as an evil and mischievous animal. After centuries of evolution, it has been turned into a lovable icon of luck and wealth. Tanuki statues are popular souvenirs of Japan.
A Cup of Smoke: stories and poems
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,520. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Six short stories, twenty poems, and a rodent zodiac. All characters are 18 or older.
Seven Times A Woman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,150. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011 by New Babel Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
In a mythic reflection of old Japan, the kitsune Rei-Rei is given the seemingly small errand to "tame a dragon" that will part her from her true love, Inari, for lifetimes to come. When the dark dragon Kage learns of her true nature, he seeks to strike a blow that will destroy his noble brother, and Rei-Rei, forever.