Books tagged: tokyo

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Poor Kitty Kitty
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In East Asia, there is no escaping the many charms of Hello Kitty. Although the real Kitty White lives just down the road from me at Sanrio Puroland and has officially made her presence known at the campus where I work, she still remains very much a woman of mystery in some important respects...
Asami
Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Urban
Winner of the Best of Issue in Neonbeam magazine #4, this short tale of a Japanese woman caught up in a web of involuntary assassins is now available for free.
Land of Demons: The Proto-Colonization of Ezochi, an Alternate Model of Japanese Expansion
Series: Most Downloaded · History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Asian
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Long before Japan was united under the Tokugawa Shogunate, the northern island of Ezo (modern Hokkaido) was invaded, ruled, and pillaged by the Japanese for financial and political gain, marginalizing the native people there. They never officially colonized the island until the late 1800s but for centuries, practiced "proto-colonization."
To See: Tokyo Street Photography
Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
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New Edition 12 More Photos! I wanted to see Tokyo, its heart and spirit in the faces of real people – in a moment’s glance, intersections of movement, the spark of knowing and seeking, the purely real moments flowing upon the river of life that is any street, anywhere. It was humid, it was July. But even in the rain, its energy never stops. This was Tokyo, and it was special, it was amazing.
Maribella and Her Magic Umbrella
Price: Free! Words: 18,880. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Inspirational
The adventures of a delightful young girl who by her small actions changes the world all around her.
Peace Boat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,120. Language: British English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An eclectic mash up of styles and genres, this collection features over twenty stories inspired by the ports of call on a 2012 voyage with the Japanese NGO Peace Boat. A Japanese maid in Tokyo, a power hungry vizier in Istanbul and a sailor assailed by ghosts while navigating the Panama Canal are just a few of the varied characters to be found inside.
Heart Cities
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
A story about falling in love with the strange and foreign places of the world.
Tokyo Tales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,510. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Life, love, laughter: cicadas, kids and kitchen condiments; riots, shrines and earthquakes; dogs and the yakuza. Six interconnected stories and one novella - all about living in Tokyo, Japan.
MacArthur and the UFOs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,420. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Nonfiction » History » War
True - Epic historic WWII novel – Author’s uncle was General Douglas MacArthur’s bodyguard - Orders from FDR to catch UFOs during WWII - So Mac creates very first Men in Black to investigate sightings and retrieve crashes!! After bombing Tokyo, Doolittle’s Raiders join the recovery team! Experience the Battle of Los Angeles, Jungle Warfare, Atomic Bombs, Blue Beams, UFOs…Extraordinary AudioBook.
Tokyo Pizza
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Five college students in Tokyo in the early 90s find themselves involved in a plot to blackmail one of their number. As they learn more about their situation, they discover their opponents are both powerful and distant, with the exception of the urbane and sadistic yakuza boss who is the chief architect of their misery. To stop him, the ragtag group will have to graduate from theory to practice.