SBP Blog

The IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award lists 'Amy's Guide to Best Behavior' as finalist

Michael Palmer - Monday, March 18, 2019

Last week, Amy's Chavez's guide to culture and behavior in Japan was listed as a finalist in the category of Travel for the Foreword Reviews Indies award. This week she's added the IBPA Benjamin Franklin award to that list! 

Congratulations to Amy Chavez and illustrator Jun Hazuki once again for being listed as a finalist this book awards season. Both the Independent Book Sellers Association's Benjamin Franklin Award and the Foreword Reviews Indies Award has listed Amy's Guide to Best Behavior in Japan: Do it Right and Be Polite as a finalist in the category of travel. 

Learn more about this award nominated book here: https://www.stonebridge.com/catalog/amys-guide-to-best-behavior-in-japan

And check out the other finalists here: https://www.ibpa-online.org/news/440987/31st-Annual-IBPA-Benjamin-Franklin-Awards.htm#travel
 

 


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!

China Smart


Essential essays on all things Chinese that inform and entertain travelers, students, and anyone working or living in China

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

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