Books tagged: japanese poetry

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 14 results

Tiny Poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Assorted haiku and senryu, both classical and modern.
The Divine Farmer's Renga
Price: Free! Words: 22,960. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Acupressure & acupuncture, Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry
The story of Chinese herbology is one of the longest and most fascinating adventures in human history. Alexander Lucksmith presents The Divine Farmer's Renga, a unique look at over 350 entries tied together with over one thousand haiku-style verses that will fascinate and inspire you in ways no other materia medica ever has.
Karumi - Haiku & Tanka
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: Italian. Published: May 27, 2015 by Fabrizio Frosini. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
L'interesse nei confronti del genere Haiku sta crescendo anche da noi. In KARUMI ho raccolto haiku, senryu e tanka che ho scritto negli ultimi due anni ed ho aggiunto una breve introduzione alla poesia giapponese. Per testare la differenza, a volte sfumata, fra Haiku e Senryu, nel libro propongo un piccolo quiz: sai dire quali componimenti (sono solo "divertissement"!) sono haiku e quali senryu?
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.
Gauche the Cellist and Other Stories
Series: Tales from Japan, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 14,880. 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 2 of Tales From A Japanese Dreamland contains four stories by Kenji Miyazawa and one story by Nankichi Niimi. In addition to the title story, this book also includes Kenji's much loved The Restaurant of Many Orders and Niimi's Buying Mittens. A wonderful collection.