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2018/03/23 Updates

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Books from Japan was updated on March 20, 2018, adding synopses for 5 works of fiction and 1 of nonfiction. (Italicized English titles are those of finished translations; others are tentative titles.)

Literature/Fiction
■ Natsuhiko Kyōgoku, Jorōgumo no kotowari
(The Web of the Spider Woman)

■ Yukiko Mari, Shūgen-jima
(Wedding Island)

■ Hisaki Matsuura, Meiyo to kōkotsu
(The Honor and the Ecstasy)

■ Kenji Takemoto, Ruikō Meikyū
(Ruikō’s Maze)

■ Yourou Wen, Mannaka no kodomotachi
(The Children in the Middle)

Literature/Nonfiction
■ Kumiko Kakehashi, Kuruu hito: “Shi no toge” no tsuma, Shimao Miho
(Losing It: Miho Shimao, the Wife in The Sting of Death)