Thursday, January 17 2013
Historical fiction, science fiction, graphic novels, anthologies, mysteries, satire, young adult, even poetry(!) -- on subjects from the lighthearted to the apocalypse -- our favorites from 2012 are as wide-ranging and diverse as our writers and our readers. Dive in and revel in the pleasure of getting lost in a good book.
Friday, October 3 2014
A sort of Indiana Jones of the spirit-world, Shigeru Mizuki has traveled around the globe conducting research into spirit folklore.
Tuesday, August 5 2014
This work offers an indelible and engaging combination of storyline, riveting life-and-death plot twists, historical education and passionately conveyed moral messaging on the horrors of war.
Monday, March 24 2014
A Japanese period of heightened tension, military marches, and personal discovery.
Thursday, September 6 2012
Gege is passionate about art. Drawing and telling stories brings Gege closer to the spirit world.
Monday, June 13 2011
This blistering anti-war story by a Japanese WWII vet is a rarity for the Western reader: an example of Japanese military dissent circa World War II.