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2018/02/06 Updates

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Books from Japan was updated on February 6, 2018, adding synopses for 3 works of fiction, 1 of nonfiction, 2 of other categories, and 3 children & YA titles. (Italicized English titles are those of finished translations; others are tentative titles.)

Literature/Fiction
■ Arimasa Ōsawa, Fukumen sakka
(Nom de Plume)

■ Takeshi Shiota, Tsumi no koe
(The Voice in the Crime)

■ Kaoru Takamura, Tsuchi no ki
(Working the Earth)

Literature/Nonfiction
■ Hiromi Tsuchida, Fukushima 2011–2017
(Fukushima 2011–2017)

Other Categories
■ Takeshi Furukawa, Manga de wakaru: Tsuzukeru shūkan
(Harness the Power of Habit: Change Your Life in 30 Days!)

■ Yūchiku Rinoie, Un ga yokunaru fūsui shūnō & seiri jutsu
(The Golden Principles of Feng Shui Life: How to Declutter and Organize Your Home)

Children & YA
■ Makura Abukawa, Padoru no ko
(Puddle Child)

■ Yōko Asahina, Watashi no nigate na ano ko
(She Was Difficult for Me)

■ Naoya Shiino, Boku wa jōzu ni shaberenai
(I Can’t Talk So Smoothly)