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Thursday, July 22 2010

In 'House of the Sleeping Beauties and Other Stories', Dreams and Reality Seduce and Intertwine

These tales are a must read for anyone who enjoys the short fiction form, and if looking for an introduction to Japanese literature, The House of Sleeping Beauties is a good place to begin.


Tuesday, June 22 2010

Beauty and Sadness Proves That With Beauty Comes Power

At a lean 206 pages, much psychological intensity and artistic craft are set within, and universal themes like love, jealousy, revenge and manipulation are all handled with subtlety and beauty.


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