Japanese book autism

Naoki Higashida “The Reason I Jump”

The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-year-old Boy with Autismby Naoki Higashida Non- Fiction – Paperback; Alfred A. Knopf, 2013; 135 pages. Translated by KA Yoshida and David Mitchell With a forward by David Mitchell Illustrations by … Read More

Japanese novel, Convenience store woman, Sayaka Murata

Sayaka Murata “Convenience Store Woman

Sayaka Murata “Convenience Store Woman” Fiction – Hardcover; Grove Press, 2018; 163 pages. Translated from the Japanese by Ginny Tapley Takemori A Heartwarming, quirky, look inside a hidden world….      This novel is quiet. What I mean is, it … Read More