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2016/12/15 Updates

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Books from Japan was updated on December 15, 2016, adding synopses for 6 works of fiction, 1 of nonfiction, and 1 children & YA title. (Italicized English titles are those of finished translations; others are tentative titles.)

Literature/Fiction
■ Ryō Asai, Mamanaranai kara watashi to anata
(It’s the Uncontrollables That Make Us You and Me)

■ Maha Harada, Anmaku no Gerunika
(Guernica Under Cover)

■ Toshiyuki Horie, Sono sugata no keshikata
(Means of Effacement: In Search of a Nameless Poet)

■ Tomihiko Morimi, Uchōten kazoku: Nidaime no kichō
(The Eccentric Family: The Son Returns)

■ Kikuko Tsumura, Kono yo ni tayasui shigoto wa nai
(There’s No Easy Job in This World)

■ Honobu Yonezawa, Shinjitsu no jū-mētoru temae
(Ten Meters Shy of the Truth)

Literature/Nonfiction
■ Kōta Ishii, Kichiku no ie: Wagako o korosu oya-tachi
(Savage Homes: Parents Who Kill Their Children)

Children & YA
■ Shōgo Mukai, Toripuru zero no sansū jiken-bo
(The Triple-Zero Arithmetic Case Files)