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2017/01/27 Updates

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Books from Japan was updated on January 27, 2017, adding synopses for 2 works of fiction, 1 of other categories, and 6 children & YA titles. (Italicized English titles are those of finished translations; others are tentative titles.)

Literature/Fiction
■ Akito Inui, Noroi otoko: Haiyū Kameoka Takuji
(The Slow Man: Actor Takuji Kameoka)

■ Kanako Nishi, Ai
(i)

Other Categories
■ Hidetaro Nakamura and Shigemi Nakamura, Shōfukurō kigi no omotenashi
(Shofukuro through the Seasons)

Children & YA
■ Rieko Hinata, Ame furu hon’ya no ame furashi
(The Rainy Bookstore Rainmaker)

■ Hideo Kiso, Shippo shippo shippoppo
(A Long, Lo-o-ong Tail)

■ Marutan, Kururinpa 1: Dāre?
(Topsy-Turvies 1: Who Am I?)

■ Marutan, Kururinpa 2: Nāni?
(Topsy-Turvies 2: What Am I?)

■ Ryōko Okuno, Kingyo no hirune
(The Goldfish’s Nap)

■ Etsuko Yamamoto, Sensei, shukudai wasuremashita
(Teacher, I Forgot My Homework)