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A Clean Kill in Tokyo (previously published as Rain Fall), 2014

Previously published as Rain Fall Name: John Rain. Vocation: Assassin. Specialty: Natural Causes. Base of operations: Tokyo. Availability: Worldwide. Half American, half Japanese, expert in both worlds but at home in neither, John Rain is the best killer money can buy. You tell him who. You tell him where. He doesn't care about why... Until he gets involved with Midori Kawamura, a beautiful jazz pianist--and the daughter ...


The Fault in Our Stars
John Green

Dutton Books, 2012

Soon to Be a Major Motion Picture! TIME Magazine’s #1 Fiction Book of 2012! “ The Fault in Our Stars is a love story, one of the most genuine and moving ones in recent American fiction, but it’s also an existential tragedy of tremendous intelligence and courage and sadness.” —Lev Grossman, TIME Magazine Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but ...


Japanese Soul Cooking: Ramen, Tonkatsu, Tempura, and More from the Streets and Kitchens of Tokyo and Beyond
Tadashi Ono, Harris Salat

Ten Speed Press, 2013

A collection of more than 100 recipes that introduces Japanese comfort food to American home cooks, exploring new ingredients, techniques, and the surprising origins of popular dishes like gyoza and tempura.   Move over, sushi. It’s time for gyoza, curry, tonkatsu , and furai. These icons of Japanese comfort food cooking are the dishes you’ll find in every kitchen and street corner hole-in-the-wall restaurant in Japan—the hearty, ...


The Shy Little Kitten (Little Golden Books)
Cathleen Schurr, Gustaf Tenggren

Golden Books, 1999

One beautiful day, a shy little kitten embarks on a journey filled with adventure! In the course of her wanderings, she meets an interesting and often amusing collection of fellow creatures. The Shy Little Kitten , with illustrations by the renowned Gustaf Tenggren.


DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Japan
John Benson

DK Travel, 2013

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Japan is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique illustrated cutaways, floor plans, and reconstructions of the must-see sights, plus street-by-street maps of key cities and towns. This uniquely visual DK Eyewitness Travel Guide is packed with photographs and illustrations to help you to discover Japan region by region, from local festivals and markets ...


Cool Japan: A Guide to Tokyo, Kyoto, Tohoku and Japanese Culture Past and Present (Museyon Guides)

Museyon Inc, 2013

Explore the heart of Japanese culture with this three-part travel guide. First, visit Kyoto, where you will discover 1,000 years of history from the ancient love story the Tale of Genji to the traditional tea ceremony. Then head to Tokyo to experience Japan’s cutting-edge capital, where the 21st-century kawaii culture collides with landmarks like the Kabuki-za Theater and the Imperial Palace. For a different perspective, venture outside the ...


Ivan Ramen: Love, Obsession, and Recipes from Tokyo's Most Unlikely Noodle Joint
Ivan Orkin, Chris Ying

Ten Speed Press, 2013

The end-all-be-all guide to ramen from Ivan Orkin, the iconoclastic New York-born owner of Tokyo's top ramen shop.   In 2007, Orkin, a middle-aged Jewish guy from Long Island, did something crazy. In the food-zealous, insular megalopolis of Tokyo, Ivan opened a ramen shop. He was a gaijin (foreigner), trying to make his name in a place that is fiercely opinionated about ramen. At first, customers came because they were curious, but word ...


Lonely Planet Japan (Country Guide)
Chris Rowthorn, Wendy Yanagihara, ...

Lonely Planet, 2013

“From the splendor of a Kyoto geisha dance to the spare beauty of a Zen rock garden, Japan has the power to enthrall even the most jaded traveller.” Chris Rowthorn, Lonely Planet Writer Getting you to the heart of a place Amazing experiences Inspirational images, 3D illustrations, city walks and the best of local knowledge. Plan the perfect trip Planning features and top itineraries give you the freedom to create your ideal ...


GENKI I: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese [With CDROM] (Japanese Edition) (English and Japanese ...
Eri Banno, Yoko Ikeda, ...

Japan Times/Tsai Fong Books, 2011

Second edition of the most highly regarded teaching text book on the Japanese language, covering speaking, listening, reading, and writing to cultivate overall language ability. Each lesson in the revised edition features a new section dubbed Culture Notes," and now includes the audio CD companion which is in mp3 format ready to install on any music player. In Japanese/English. Distributed by Tsai Fong Books, Inc.


Graveyard of Memories (John Rain Thrillers)
Barry Eisler

Thomas & Mercer, 2014

What makes a legendary assassin? For John Rain, it was the lessons of love, war, and betrayal he learned in Tokyo in 1972. Fresh from the killing fields of Southeast Asia, Rain works as a bagman under the watchful eye of his CIA handler, delivering cash to corrupt elements of the Japanese government. But when a delivery goes violently wrong, Rain finds himself in the crosshairs of Japan’s most powerful yakuza clan. To survive, Rain strikes a ...


Tokyo Sex Slave, 2013

Tokyo Sex Slave is the dark tale of a boy named Jacob, an aspiring model who finally lands a great modeling contract in Tokyo, Japan. This tall, handsome, Italian-German man does not know what is waiting for him. He is hired as a sex slave; prostitute to an exclusive clientele consisting of very rich and powerful women. These women give this young man the best sexual fantasies as well as the worst nightmares. Jacob is turned into a submissive as ...


Streetwise Tokyo Map - Laminated City Center Street Map of Tokyo, Japan
Streetwise Maps

Streetwise Maps, 2013

Streetwise Tokyo Map - Laminated City Center Street Map of Tokyo, Japan - Folding pocket size travel map with integrated subway map including lines & stations - JR lines This map covers the following areas: Tokyo Area Map 1:50,000 Marunouchi / Ginza Map 1:15,000 Shibuya / Harajuku / Akasaka / Aoyama / Roppongi / Azabu Map 1:15,000 Shinjuku Map 1:12,000 Ueno Map 1:8,000 Asakusa Map 1:7,400 Tokyo is no place to be stuck with an inferior map. If ...


Poster Art of the Disney Parks (A Disney Parks Souvenir Book)
Daniel Handke, Vanessa Hunt

Disney Editions, 2012

Anyone who has ever walked through the gates at a Disney Park knows that there is a magical experience waiting to be had on the other side. All of the telltale signs are there: the sound of joyful music pipes across the promenade; the smells of popcorn and cookies waft through the air; and the colorful attraction posters depict all the wonderful rides and shows created for Guests by the Imagineers. Poster Art of the Disney Parks is a tribute ...


A Complete Guide to Special Effects Makeup
Tokyo SFX Makeup Workshop

Titan Books, 2012

Acclaimed as the best book ever published on the subject, A Complete Guide to Special Effects Makeup covers everything from basic facial makeup styles, simple scars and gashes, to masks, molds and cast-making; everything you need to know to create vampires, zombies and other fantastical characters. With clear step by step instructions and hundreds of color photos, it includes stunning conceptual pieces from many of the contributing artists ...


Lonely Planet Discover Japan (Travel Guide)
Chris Rowthorn, Wendy Yanagihara, ...

Lonely Planet, 2013

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet's Discover Japan is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Uncover the delights of Japanese cuisine, bask in the awesome gaze of the country's best temples, lower yourself into the tub in a classic Japanese onsen; all with your trusted travel companion. Discover the best of ...


#Tokyo45: The Final Days of World War II (Hashtag Histories), 2013

What if…there had been Social Media during World War II? The compelling story of the final days of World War II told in the form of Twitter feeds and actual statements by the main participants. The story begins with the capture of the strategic Japanese island of Okinawa and follows the thoughts and actions of the main participants through planning the invasion of mainland Japan, the Japanese defense, the Manhattan Project, the first ...


My Top Five: Tokyo, 2013

Tokyo is renowned for its shopping, restaurants and culture. But with so many different monuments, historical sights, restaurants, shops bars and nightlife to see, how can you make sure that you experience the best of everything Tokyo has to offer? The 'My Top Five' series gives you the background and history on a city’s ‘must-see’ attractions, so that you can make the most of your trip. It also includes essential information, such ...


The Guest Cat
Takashi Hiraide

New Directions, 2014

A wonderful sui generis novel about a visiting cat who brings joy into a couple’s life in Tokyo A bestseller in France and winner of Japan’s Kiyama Shohei Literary Award, The Guest Cat , by the acclaimed poet Takashi Hiraide, is a subtly moving and exceptionally beautiful novel about the transient nature of life and idiosyncratic but deeply felt ways of living. A couple in their thirties live in a small rented cottage in a quiet part ...


Lonely Planet Kyoto (City Travel Guide)
Chris Rowthorn

Lonely Planet, 2012

“Kyoto is the Japan of your imagination: quiet temples, sublime Zen gardens, colourful Shinto shrines and narrow alleys where geisha scurry to secret assignations.” –Chris Rowthorn, Lonely Planet Writer Our Promise You can trust our travel information because Lonely Planet authors visit the places we write about, each and every edition. We never accept freebies for positive coverage so you can rely on us to tell it like it is. Inside ...


DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Tokyo

DK Travel, 2013

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Tokyo will lead you straight to the best attractions this city has to offer. The guide includes unique illustrated cutaways, floor plans, and reconstructions of the Tokyo's stunning architecture, along with 3-D aerial views of the key districts to explore on foot. You'll find detailed listings of the best hotels, restaurants, bars, and shops for all budgets in this fully updated guide, plus insider tips on ...



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