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New Stone Bridge Press 2020 - 2021 Catalog

Michael Palmer - Monday, March 23, 2020

Check out the newest Stone Bridge Press books in the upcoming 2020 - 2021 season including, Sharing a House with the Never-Ending Man, Bird Talk, The Minamata Story and more!  Read More


Bookseller recommends 'My Year of Dirt and Water' for Nashville Scene Book Club

Michael Palmer - Monday, March 23, 2020

Gregory Delzer of Defunct Books recommends Tracy Franz's Zen memoir, My Year of Dirt and Water for this Nashville Scene Book Club article.  Read More


'The Fourth String,' 'A Shameful Life' reviewed in newest issue of The Pacific Rim Review of Books

Michael Palmer - Monday, March 16, 2020

Maryse Cardin and Trevor Carolan take a deeper look at Janet Pocorobba's shamisen memoir and Osamu Dazai's classic "roman à clef." Read More


Announcing the publication of 'The Minamata Story: An EcoTragedy'

Michael Palmer - Tuesday, March 10, 2020

We are happy to announce the publication of Sean Michael Wilson and Akiko Shimojima’s, The Minamata Story: An EcoTragedy, a graphic novel/manga detailing the true story of how one Japanese village suffered and survived the mercury poisoning of its waters. Read More


Celebrating our women writers for Women's History Month

Michael Palmer - Monday, March 02, 2020

Over the years Stone Bridge Press has had the honor of publishing several books by women writers, and in celebration of Women's History Month here are a few (not all) books by fantastic women writers we recommend! Read More


Neil Gaiman on Steve Alpert and Studio Ghibli

Michael Palmer - Tuesday, February 18, 2020

We are thrilled to share that legendary author, Neil Gaiman has shared his thoughts on the upcoming memoir of former Studio Ghibli exec, Steve Alpert's new memoir, Sharing a House with the Never-Ending Man  Read More


Kyoto Machiya Restaurant Guide ebook update

Michael Palmer - Thursday, January 23, 2020

We're excited to finally share that the classic Judith Clancy guidebook, Kyoto Machiya Restaurant Guide: Affordable Dining in Traditional Townhouse Spaces has been updated with tons of new listings!  Read More


Announcing the publication 'Bird Talk and Other Stories' by Xu Xu

Michael Palmer - Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Following up our announcement of Former Studio Ghibli Exec Steve Alpert's memoir, we are happy to announce the publication of influential and widely read 20th century Chinese author, Xu Xu’s Bird Talk and Other Stories by Xu Xu: Modern Tales of a Chinese Romantic.  Read More


Kotaku shares excerpt from upcoming Studio Ghibli memoir

Michael Palmer - Thursday, January 16, 2020

Hot off of last weeks announcement that we will be publishing former Studio Ghibli exec, Steve Alpert's memoir of working at the legendary studio, Kotaku has shared an excerpt from the book detailing Miyazaki's "stressful" work habits.  Read More


Announcing the publication of Former Studio Ghibli Exec, Steve Alpert's Memoir

Michael Palmer - Tuesday, January 07, 2020

We are happy to announce the publication of former Studio Ghibli Head of International Sales, Steve Alpert’s memoir Sharing a House with the Never-Ending Man: 15 Years at Studio Ghibli. Stone Bridge Press will publish the book June 16th, 2020.  Read More


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