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2017/06/06 Updates

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Books from Japan was updated on June 6, 2017, adding synopses for 1 work of fiction, 3 works of other categories, and 7 children & YA titles. (Italicized English titles are those of finished translations; others are tentative titles.)

Literature/Fiction
■ Sanae Hoshio, Kappan Insatsu Mikazuki-dō: Hoshi-tachi no shiori
(Letterpress Print Shop Mikazuki-dō: Star Bookmarks)

Other Categories
■ Natsuko Kuwahara, Shinpuru beiku & suītsu
(Simple Sweets & Baked Treats)

■ Hiroaki Uto, Sushi shugyō sankagetsu de Mishuran ni notta riyū
(How to Get into the Michelin Guide with Only Three Months’ Training as a Sushi Chef)

■ Yōko Wakayama, Gatō inbijiburu: Kudamono ya yasai no suraisu o kasaneta utsukushii dansō no kēki
(Le Gâteau Invisible: Beautiful Cakes with Layered Fruits and Vegetables)

Children & YA
■ Sachiko Kashiwaba and Takako Hirai, Obake bijutsukan 5: Obake yūenchi wa ōsawagi
(The Ghost Art Museum 5: Much Ado about the Ghost Amusement Park)

■ Miwa Nakaya, Soramame-kun no atarashii beddo
(Big Beanie’s New Bed)

■ Miwa Nakaya, Soramame-kun no boku no ichinichi
(A Day in the Life of Big Beanie)

■ Miwa Nakaya, Soramame-kun to nagai nagai mame
(Big Beanie and the Very Long Bean)

■ Poplar Publishing Co., Ltd., Yurayura baransu tsumiki
(Tipsy Balancing Blocks)

■ Troll, Oshiri tantei: Kaitō vs. tantei
(The Bum Detective: Master Thief vs. Gumshoe)

■ Naoko Uozumi, Ten kara dodon
(Kaboom from Above)