SBP 2020-2021 Catalog
by Alexander Jacoby
A comprehensive volume on major directors in the history of Japanese film.
by Frederik L. Schodt
The classic text by renowned manga expert in a beautiful new casebound edition, with a new foreword and afterword by the author.
by Wayne P. Lammers
A "real manga, real Japanese" study guide and resource for language students and teachers.
A tribute to Japan's God of Manga by his long-time American friend and translator. Includes rare, full-color, original Astro Boy Astro Boy art!
by Akiko Shimojima
The true story of how one Japanese village suffered and survived the mercury poisoning of its waters.
by Fred Patten
The first book-length collection by the most respected writer on anime and manga today.
by Patrick Drazen
A fascinating guide to themes and films in the expanding Japanese megaverse.
by Jing Liu
A fun way to learn about China in a visual, informative comic-style history.
The Gundam creator's own vision of his spectacularly successful cult franchise, in a new edition for hungry fans.
by Henry (Yoshitaka) Kiyama
The first English translation of the groundbreaking 1931 graphic novel!
by Dr. Frederik L. Schodt
A documentary manga biography of the influential artist and the birth and evolution of manga and anime in Japan.
This fun, comic-style series that explores China's relationship with its barbarian neighbors. The Mongols!
by Leonard Koren
An intoxicating, illustrated guide to Japan's ritual of hot-tub bathing.
by Steve Alpert
A unique behind-the-scenes look at Japanese business and how the animated films of Hayao Miyazaki were introduced to the world.
by Jin Liu
The fourth volume in this fun, comic-style series that explores China's move to modernization!
Who founded China? Who are the Chinese people? What is Chinese culture and how has it changed over time?
The second volume in this fun, comic-style series that explores China's transition from the Three Kingdoms to the Tang Dynasty.
by Wendy Tokuda & Richard Hall
The heartwarming true story of a wrong-way humpback whale who is helped and cheered back to freedom in San Francisco.
by Jonathan Clements & Helen McCarthy
Updated and expanded! 1,000,000+ words on films, artists, studios, themes, and Japan's animation culture, with key data and advisories.
by Tom Mes & Jasper Sharp
The hottest directors, their coolest films . . . A complete guide to today's Japanese movie renaissance.
by Patrick Galloway
50 more must-see martial arts films.