SBP Blog

Gaijinpot's Great Summer Reads list includes two SBP books!

Michael Palmer - Monday, July 16, 2018

The lovely folks over at GaijinPot have included Tracy Franz's My Year of Dirt and Water and Amy Chavez's Amy's Guide to Best Behavior in Japan on their great summer reads list! Read More


Like our blog? Please share it!

Categories

Subscribe to the SBP Mailing List

New Releases

Amy’s Guide to Best Behavior in Japan


Going to Japan? This unfussy modern guide guarantees you keep it polite and get it right!

Easy and Fun Katakana


Learn the second key Japanese syllabary from every angle: reading, writing, and real-world examples.

Oh, Tama!


A deeply eccentric novel about lives and connections—and a cat of course—in 1980s Tokyo: witty, offbeat, and strangely profound.

The Fourth String


Two women. Two cultures. One music.

Tag Cloud

giajin sensei and me religion new york events book talk how to travel in japan the japan society osamu dazai paul mccarthy gaijin memoir writing politics and prose summer vacation ibpa publishing university buddhist priest the silver spoon a memoir manji japan visitor tomoko aoyama Christianity Translation reviews huffpost Nikolas Bunton visitor ex pat literature anime kyodo news osaka journal of a zen monk shaimsen WWII literary review Japanese holidays janet pocrobba tourist author signing bookstore memoir, tracy franz, zen monk, buddhist amys guide to best behavior in japan Year of the Dog IBPA traditional amys guide to bes tbehavior in japan the japan times koun Second World War fantasy literature tricycle magazine Poetry History monk wife manners nichi bei weekly, naomi hirarahara book blurb Interview pottery author event literature book tour monks wife Shoah Chinese history hitler a memoir of sensei and me benjamin franklin award eastern and western philosophy fred schodt Chinese culture book japan food Korea photography tokyo hiroaki sato zen monk wife Anime/Manga/Comics japan book bowing in japan how to order in japan 1960s Korea PEN AWARD chinese comics foreword indies japanese books in english the fourth string japanese etiquette zen monk suicide finalist japan travel Children's Literature Basho memoir american shamisen black jack best behavior in japan sensei japanese travel Spring Festival book hoarding travel Japan ritual walt disney swastika announcement publishing book award Chinese New Year Asian Studies manga how to holden caufield haiku university of chicago student teacher Art/Design japanese customs japan custom UCLA takuma sminkey book reviews tea garden Japanese aesthetics Travel huffington post diymfa no longer human guide Olympics ancient symbols stone bridge press foreigner in japan dark horse mark gibeau writing AAS lions roar astrology japan vacation zazen VIZ japanese music shamisen performance illustration frank beyer journal of a zen monk's wife china history ningen shikkaku award amy chavez Christianity in Japan non-fiction Chinese Astrology understandind china through comics expat performance gaijinpot japanese bath japanese translation the millions world literature today otakuusa matcha book reading catcher in the rye t.k. nakagaki the fourth string a memoir of sensei and me washington dc internment japan today green tea Ukiyo-e michael emmerich event new york Tokyo Olympics buddhism rachel manley tk nakagaki buddhist swastika kinokuniya event nazi japan restaurant comics diy mfa astro boy Language literary prize japanese drunk hippocampus magazine Children's Books japan etiquette kansuke naka musical 2020 Olympics zen monk in japan damian flanagan Alexandra Johnson frederik schodt polite japan culture my year of dirt and water journal' monks wife Coming of Age Day manga biography jared cook japan books japan trip learning shamisen poetry of consciousness nara Culture ancient symbol comic history yukio mishima behavior jun hazuki eating in japan miswest book review in the woods of memory mieko kanai janet pocorobba shamisen the asian review of books China Japanese literature haibun min kahng jing liu asian review of books traditional japanese instrumenet alan moore etiquette World War Two koto Japan living in japan photography alan brill wife author journal of a zen monks wife in japan gallery awa donald keene japanese classic danica davidson hitlers cross journal publicity four immigrants Spirituality forewrod reviews indies Okinawan literature japanese cutlure tracy franz book publicity william f sibley new books benjamin franklin awards japan book review japanese book disney japanese people graphic novels why we write podcast Basho's Narrow Road 2019 japanese craft japanese instrument books the hidden writer juddhism evil new release do it right and be polite zen japan behavior oh tama diary travel to japan a mejiro novel janet pocorbba osamu tezuka tea suehiro maruo year of zen center of east asian studies seppuku The Colorado Review welton gaddy gratitude in japan book review verticle hate stone bridge cafe drinking in japan japanese books japanese blurb review japanese instruments hooked cross purification classic shun medoruma Korea learning in japan Chiune Sugihara foreword reviews peace memior traditional japanese instrument author tour the buddhist swastika dazai buddhist symbols classic japanese literature pacific rim review of books kyoto book signing asia will eisner leonard koren what do in japan holocaust podcast 1960's Japan a shameful life interfaith trip henry kiyama monk lesley university state of belief World War II gaijin pot japan guide japanese culture brad hawley awards Japanese art buddhist japan memoir
RSS