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In Appropriate: A novel of culture, kidnapping, and revenge in modern Japan By ARUDOU Debito
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Gary Schmidt, a small-town American boy, meets a Japanese girl in college and follows her to Japan to start a family. Little does he know that her conservative Japanese clan has hidden agendas and... More > secret intentions. Gary eventually realizes that he must escape their clutches – and convince his family to do the same before it’s too late! IN APPROPRIATE is a book about child abductions in Japan, where after a divorce, a non-Japanese man comes back to Japan to retrieve his children back to America. Although a work of fiction, it is an amalgam of several true stories of divorce and Left-Behind Parents in Japan.< Less
Circumstances By Robert John Sand
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A story about a cop, an inheritance,a Eurasian supermodel and a Japanese crime family.
A Life Lived Long By Shirley Dressler
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WE WERE SITTING IN A CAFÉ DRINKING HOT CHOCOLATE WHEN SUDDENLY A HUGE EXPLOSION TOOK PLACE... The situation was soon to be the catastrophic war of all wars. Life seemed idyllic then but it... More > wasn’t really because one night they were awakened from their sleep, dragged out of their beds and pushed under a huge dining table. Bombs could be heard exploding not far from what was known as ‘China Town’ and close to the Police Headquarter apartments, where they were living in. It was really a terrifying experience which none of them could have comprehended at that time. Now, decades later, this story of a Western family living in Asia during World War II is being retold to us — a time when the Japanese were ferociously fighting their way down to Singapore...< Less
The Yakuza's Daughter By CJ Martin
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The daughter of a yakuza attempts to exact revenge by kidnapping the daughter of Tanaka, the Tokyo police officer responsible for her father's death. This 590 word flash fiction was compiled for the... More > Lulu short story contest.< Less
A Book of Five Swords and a Scroll By Stanford D. Carman
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This book is a primer for the person who may have a passing interest in Japanese Swords, but do not know where to start. But; there are those that look beyond the blade to what it may have meant to... More > those who carried them. It revolves around five swords and a hanging scroll that came to the United States about 1946. These swords date from 1400 to Jan 1944. A sixth sword given to a Marine Defender of Wake Island by the C.O. of a Japanese POW camp. Three of these swords, have original short stories that focus on these swords. The scroll, is a painting of a samurai sitting beneath a Cherry tree with writing materials. The Book,has 144 pages richly illustrated with about 110 photos, & "Care and Cleaning of Japanese Swords". This version of the book is in B&W.< Less
A Book of Five Swords and a Scroll By Stanford D. Carman
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This book is a primer for the person who may have a passing interest in Japanese Swords, but do not know where to start. But; there are those that look beyond the blade to what it may have meant to... More > those who carried them. It revolves around five swords and a hanging scroll that came to the United States about 1946. These swords date from 1400 to Jan 1944. A sixth sword given to a Marine Defender of Wake Island by the C.O. of a Japanese POW camp. Three of these swords, have original short stories that focus on these swords. The scroll, is a painting of a samurai sitting beneath a Cherry tree with writing materials. The Book,has 144 pages richly illustrated with about 110 photos, & "Care and Cleaning of Japanese Swords". This version of the book is in Color.< Less
A Book of Five Swords and a Scroll By Stanford D. Carman
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This book is a primer for the person who may have a passing interest in Japanese Swords, but do not know where to start. But; there are those that look beyond the blade to what it may have meant to... More > those who carried them. It revolves around five swords and a hanging scroll that came to the United States about 1946. These swords date from 1400 to Jan 1944. A sixth sword given to a Marine Defender of Wake Island by the C.O. of a Japanese POW camp. Three of these swords, have original short stories that focus on these swords. The scroll, is a painting of a samurai sitting beneath a Cherry tree with writing materials. The Book,has 144 pages richly illustrated with about 110 photos, & "Care and Cleaning of Japanese Swords". This version of the book is in Color.< Less
A Book of Five Swords and a Scroll By Stanford D. Carman
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This book is a primer for the person who may have a passing interest in Japanese Swords, but do not know where to start. But; there are those that look beyond the blade to what it may have meant to... More > those who carried them. It revolves around five swords and a hanging scroll that came to the United States about 1946. These swords date from 1400 to Jan 1944. A sixth sword given to a Marine Defender of Wake Island by the C.O. of a Japanese POW camp. Three of these swords, have original short stories that focus on these swords. The scroll, is a painting of a samurai sitting beneath a Cherry tree with writing materials. The Book,has 144 pages richly illustrated with about 110 photos, & "Care and Cleaning of Japanese Swords". This version of the book is in B&W.< Less
The Year of the Dangerous Ones By Peter Beattie
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Political staffers close to the Premier of the Australian state of Queensland start turning up dead. Ex-cop Doug Morgan smells a rat, and so does crusading journalist Louise Prince. Together they... More > begin to unravel the twisted knot which reveals a corrupt Police Minister, rampant intrusion of Japanese Yakuza crime bosses, and a trail of dirt which leads right to the top of the political stack. The stakes are higher than Morgan can imagine, and the chase leads all over Australia and even to Japan. Ultimately … only revenge will do!< Less
The Year of the Dangerous Ones By Peter Beattie
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Political staffers close to the Premier of the Australian state of Queensland start turning up dead. Ex-cop Doug Morgan smells a rat, and so does crusading journalist Louise Prince. Together they... More > begin to unravel the twisted knot which reveals a corrupt Police Minister, rampant intrusion of Japanese Yakuza crime bosses, and a trail of dirt which leads right to the top of the political stack. The stakes are higher than Morgan can imagine, and the chase leads all over Australia and even to Japan. Ultimately … only revenge will do!< Less