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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...

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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...

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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...

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Your chance to win a fabulous Japanese prize!

Your chance to win a fabulous Japanese prize!

22nd June 2016

Four great Japanese treats make up the prize in our competition this month. From...

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Novel set in Nagasaki, and we chat to author Jackie Copleton

Novel set in Nagasaki, and we chat to author Jackie Copleton

15th June 2016

A Dictionary of Mutual Understanding by Jackie Copleton, novel set in Nagasaki. This is...

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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...

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Novel set in Falmouth and Japan (“an exquisite novel of the 1880s”)

Novel set in Falmouth and Japan (“an exquisite novel of the 1880s”)

14th December 2015

Signs for Lost Children by Sarah Moss, novel set in Falmouth and Japan. One...

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Tell us the one thing you’d like to do, visit, or see in Japan – and win this great prize!

Tell us the one thing you’d like to do, visit, or see in Japan – and win this great prize!

17th July 2015

Japan is one of the jewels of Asia, and one of our absolute favourite...

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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...

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10 Top Books set in Tokyo

10 Top Books set in Tokyo

28th October 2014

These are our current 10 top books set in Tokyo – as rated by members of the...

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