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Black and macabre thriller set in Tokyo

Black and macabre thriller set in Tokyo 20th June 2017

Blue Light Yokohama by Nicolás Obregón – black and macabre thriller set in Tokyo (not Yokohama!). A Korean family of four is brutally murdered in a Tokyo flat. The heart of the father is cut out, and a black sun...

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Dark and mysterious short stories set around the world

Dark and mysterious short stories set around the world 16th February 2017

Jerusalem Ablaze: Stories of Love and Other Obsessions by Orlando Ortega-Medina, dark and mysterious short stories set around the world. 13 stories – of varying length, addressing love and obsession – set around the world, transporting the reader from...

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Novel set in Tokyo and Hokkaido

Novel set in Tokyo and Hokkaido 16th December 2016

Tokyo Nights by Jim Douglas, novel set in Tokyo and Hokkaido. This book was written by co-authors Jim Hickey and Douglas Forrester. Sadly Douglas died in September 2016 shortly before the publication of this, his first novel. Right from...

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Thriller set in Tokyo – plus Q&A with translator, Giles Murray

Thriller set in Tokyo – plus Q&A with translator, Giles Murray 23rd May 2016

The Silent Dead by Tetsuya Honda, thriller set in Tokyo (translated by Giles Murray) The Silent Dead is not for the faint-hearted. It is Tokyo noir at its best… and most gruesome. A series of twelve quite mind bogglingly evil and...

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Novel set in Tokyo (Chibi the charming cat)

Novel set in Tokyo (Chibi the charming cat) 16th November 2014

The Guest Cat by Takashi Hiraide, translated by Eric Selland – novel set in TOKYO. “New York Times Bestseller”. Enchanting. Mesmerising. Beguiling. Charming. Thoughtful. Lyrical. Moving. Captivating….. A middle aged couple is living in a quiet suburb of Tokyo,...

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