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Sake Confidential

An American sake expert takes you to a whole new level of insider knowledge and expertise.

The Book of Tea

An affordable version of the classic 1906 essay on tea drinking and aesthetics.



Can traditional Japanese life concepts--like loyalty, harmony, meticulousness--make sense in Western societies? Here are 76 ideas for "decluttering the spirit."



A critical biography of a modern Japanese literary giant, whose brilliant career ended in a spectacular ritual suicide.

Still Life and Other Stories

A stunning tapestry of everyday life.