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My Illustrated Artwork By Bianca Scheuer
eBook (PDF): $3.19
This is my first book made from photographs of my actual artwork. I used wood and also drawings for my artwork
Stand Sayonara Stand! By Emiko René Lewis-Sanchez
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Add your color to the tales of the Mobile Toy Theater Company. Doll Poem I: Stand Sayonara Stand! Memoirs of the Apocalyptic Geisha is a re-construction of Barbie's Princess of Japan from a 4th... More > Generation Half-Japanese American perspective embodied in a packaged, performative human doll. Illustrated by Benjamin Harris and poetry by Emiko René Lewis-Sanchez< Less
The Ding-Dong's Guide to Buying Kimono By Shona McCarthy
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This is a simple guide for anyone wanting to buy a kimono, hire a kimono, make a kimono or have a kimono made for them. It has a lot of information you wouldn't find in the standard kitsuke class.
Japaneats By J Shubin L King
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Beautiful photo book (34 pages) shows food favorites of Japan, from beverages to bento boxes, from marketplace vendors to Geisha servers. You will enjoy viewing excellent photos of... More > artistically-presented meals and friendly portraits of Japanese food industry workers, as well as gigantic ice cream cones and traditional "tanuki" (raccoon dogs) outside drinking establishments.< Less
Karuizawa Story By Stephen Fleenor
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This is another engaging novel by Fleenor about about how an American non-conformist missionary and a Japanese woman in dire straits as a meshimorionna, a kind of geisha, meet and fall in love... More > against the conventions of their respective cultures in 1885 and later. Fleenor unfolds a rich story against the backdrop of actual historical people and events that led one Japanese reader to astound, "I thought it was a biography about a real person!" The descriptions of Karuizawa and the active volcano, Mt. Asama, seem almost lyrical at times. The author does not wear a particular religious view on his sleeve and though he definitely imbibes of the Christian worldview he is empathetic with the Japanese cultural views and shows through his characterizations a thorough love and knowledge of Japan. The reader is surely likely to learn a lot about Japanese Culture but this will be likely driven by the reader's sustained interest in the unexpected drama to the very end.< Less
Karuizawa Story By Stephen Fleenor
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This is another engaging novel by Fleenor about about how an American non-conformist missionary and a Japanese woman in dire straits as a meshimorionna, a kind of geisha, meet and fall in love... More > against the conventions of their respective cultures in 1885 and later. Fleenor unfolds a rich story against the backdrop of actual historical people and events that led one Japanese reader to astound, "I thought it was a biography about a real person!" The descriptions of Karuizawa and the active volcano, Mt. Asama, seem almost lyrical at times. The author does not wear a particular religious view on his sleeve and though he definitely imbibes of the Christian worldview he is empathetic with the Japanese cultural views and shows through his characterizations a thorough love and knowledge of Japan. The reader is surely likely to learn a lot about Japanese Culture but this will be likely driven by the reader's sustained interest in the unexpected drama to the very end.< Less
A walk through Kyoto By Larry Gilbert
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After completing a job in Kyoto, I had three days to wander the streets. Enjoyably got lost, ate off menu foods, made friends with the wonderful people. It was everything I dreamed it would be.
A walk through Kyoto By Larry Gilbert
eBook (PDF): $4.99
After completing a job in Kyoto, I had three days to wander the streets. Enjoyably got lost, ate off menu foods, made friends with the wonderful people. It was everything I dreamed it would be.
The Red Threads of Destiny By Angela Krout
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In Eastern belief, the Red Thread of Destiny is tied to the pinky fingers of destined lovers. It may twist, tangle, but never break. I’ve noticed in my life that the threads are everywhere,... More > connecting us to people and things that play all sorts of roles in our life. They could be the threads of friendship or even the internet threads which lead us down the rabbit hole at times. Some we notice. Some we don’t. Some are all but gone and others Fate throws to us in a moment’s need. And I certainly have had some very special threads to consider through my life … For which I am grateful. The Red Threads of Destiny, we see the journey of Caroline Stark after the loss of her grandfather. His will leaves her as the executor of his estate, and the contents of his safe deposit box lead her from Northeast Arkansas, to Key West, Florida and across the sea to Kyoto, Japan. On her journey she not only discovers threads and secrets of her grandfather’s life, she finds strong and lasting threads of her own.< Less
Stiltwalking: A History and How To By Roy Maloy
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With a history as vast and varied as any on earth stilt walking has a past that spans numerous industries, and has been used throughout time in countless cultures. Now, in one complete and definitive... More > volume, Roy Maloy, the most accomplished stilt walker in history with four world records for fetes on stilts, takes the reader on a journey through time and culture as he explores the use of stilts throughout history.< Less

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