October 2021 Recommended List of Japanese Books

風神の手
道尾秀介
Fujin no te
by Michio, Shusuke

As you read it, the "meaning" of the event is reversed and connected, turning decades into one big story. Akiyuki Sengai, a mystery critic who provides commentary, praises it as "the culmination of his writing activities", a masterpiece mystery of the world view that can only be drawn by Shusuke Michio.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$19.60 CA$28
Item Number: JPN38200
ISBN: 9784022649775
OCLC Number: 1233246228
[Adult Fiction]

テスカトリポカ [HB]
佐藤究
Tesukatoripoka [HB]
by Satō, Kiwamu

Barmiro Casasora, a drug trafficker who reigned over the Mexican cartel, fled Mexico after a conflict with a rival organization and met a Japanese organ broker in Jakarta, where he was hiding. The two head to Japan to realize a new organ business. Received the 165th Naoki Prize and the 34th Yamamoto Shugoro Award.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$47.60 CA$68
Item Number: JPN38370
ISBN: 9784041096987
OCLC Number: 1237993677
[Adult Fiction]

長く高い壁
浅田次郎
Nagaku takai kabe
by Li, Fei

There was a mysterious incident in which all 10 squads died, and it seems that they were not killed in action. An extreme human drama that unravels the "truth of war" that the soldiers searched for in the unreasonableness of being driven into a war without a cause.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$16.80 CA$24
Item Number: JPN38380
ISBN: 9784041098622
OCLC Number: 1240146376
[Adult Fiction]

最後は会ってさよならをしよう [HB]
神田 澪
Saigo wa atte sayonara o shiyō [HB]
by Kanda, Mio

Mio Kanda's long-awaited debut work is finally here! In addition to the title work that gained immense popularity on SNS, a total of 134 titles, including carefully selected submitted works and many newly written works, are included.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$29.40 CA$42
Item Number: JPN38224
ISBN: 9784046049544
OCLC Number: 1232439113
[Adult Fiction]

十年後の恋 [HB]
辻 仁成
Jūnengo no koi [HB]
by Tsuji, Hitonari

"It's been 10 years since I divorced, and I finally fell in love." Marie, a single mother living in Paris. The fateful encounter between Marie and Henri, starting in 2019. Hitonari Tsuji's latest feature-length novel about the eternal love of a new world.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$36.40 CA$52
Item Number: JPN38227
ISBN: 9784087717396
OCLC Number: 1235739790
[Adult Fiction]

コンジュジ [HB]
木崎みつ子
Konjuji [HB]
by Kizaki, Mitsuko

Her father who cut his wrist twice, her mother who left home on her birthday. Serena, an elementary school student, lives alone in a harsh reality. In the midst of despair, the legendary rock star Lian has fallen into her life, that beautiful person is all the reason for Serena to live ... The 44th Subaru Literature Award Winner.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38222
ISBN: 9784087717426
OCLC Number: 1232439881
[Adult Fiction]

クイーンズ・ギャンビット
ウォルター・テヴィス
Kuīnzu gyanbitto
by Tevis, Walter S

A modern classic about a troubled chess prodigy and her battle to survive --- a coming of age story of feminism, chess and addiction.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$22.40 CA$32
Item Number: JPN38377
ISBN: 9784102401712
OCLC Number: 1257754796
[Adult Fiction]

片隅の人たち
常盤新平
Katasumi no hitotachi
by Tokiwa, Shinpei

This autobiographical collection of short stories depicts people living in a corner of the publishing world from the eyes of a young man full of admiration.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$21 CA$30
Item Number: JPN38218
ISBN: 9784122070202
OCLC Number: 1232439425
[Adult Fiction]

星落ちて、なお [HB]
澤田瞳子
Hoshi ochite, nao [HB]
by Sawada, Tōko

The 165th Naoki Prize winning work! What is the strange life of Akatsuki Midori, a daughter who has a genius, Kawanabe Kyosai as her father? A story of a female painter who survived a turbulent era at the mercy of her father's shadow.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$42 CA$60
Item Number: JPN38398
ISBN: 9784163913650
OCLC Number: 1250626555
[Adult Fiction]

インフルエンス
近藤史恵
Infuruensu
by Kondō, Fumie

Yuri, a second grader, learns that her best friend, Satoko, who lives in the same housing complex, is being abused. When she becomes a junior high school student without telling anyone, Yuri stabs a man to save her longing existence, Maho-a mysterious incident connects the girls, and sins secretly overlap.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$18.20 CA$26
Item Number: JPN38192
ISBN: 9784167916220
OCLC Number: 1230106188
[Adult Fiction]

ヨンケイ!! [HB]
天沢夏月
Yonkei [HB]
by Amasawa, Natsuki

A sprinter of four boys miraculously gathered at the track and field club of Nagisadai High School on a remote island, Oshima, which suffers from a chronic shortage of people. At first, the four people didn't connect the important batons at all in the relay, but as they really collided with each other, the team gradually changed. The best youth sports novel!
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38207
ISBN: 9784591168868
OCLC Number: 1231696817
[Adult Fiction]

そして、星の輝く夜がくる
真山 仁
Soshite, hoshi no kagayaku yoru ga kuru
by Mayama, Jin

In May 2011, Teppei Onodera was assigned to Toma Daiichi Elementary School in the area affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake as a support teacher from Kobe. He also has experience of the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake that occurred in 1995. Onodera, who speaks in the Kansai dialect, is called "Maido-sensei," and while interacting with the children, he faces the problems of the disaster-stricken areas after the earthquake. How should a person live in a harsh reality? A gem story that depicts hope for the future.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$19.60 CA$28
Item Number: JPN38203
ISBN: 9784396346980
OCLC Number: 1230105799
[Adult Fiction]

男気: 隠密船頭 6
稲葉稔
Otokogi: Onmitsu sendō 6
by Inaba , Minoru

Winner of the 9th Japan Historical Era Writers Association Award Bunko New Series Award.
Publication Year: 2020
List Price: US$19.60 CA$28
Item Number: JPN38082
ISBN: 9784334791476
OCLC Number: 1230105237
[Adult Fiction]

リボルバー = Le revolver [HB]
原田マハ
Riborubā = Le revolver [HB]
by Harada, Maha

Who triggered it? "Van Gogh's death". A masterpiece mystery of the author who approaches the biggest mystery in the history of art.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$42 CA$60
Item Number: JPN38397
ISBN: 9784344037694
OCLC Number: 1253281693
[Adult Fiction]

彼岸花が咲く島
李琴峰
Higanbana ga saku shima
by Ri, Kotomi

The 165th Akutagawa Prize winner. The girl who lost her memory arrived on an island where Noro ruled and men and women learned different languages. A novella full of fun to read in a mysterious world.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$36.40 CA$52
Item Number: JPN38304
ISBN: 9784163913902
OCLC Number: 1257755692
[Adult Fiction]

暗闇坂の人喰いの木 [HB]
島田荘司
Kurayamizaka no hitokui no ki [HB]
by Shimada, Sōji

A corpse is found straddling the roof of a Western-style building on a dark slope. Was the legend that the 2,000-year-old Okusu standing on the premises swallowing an approaching human was true?
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$29.40 CA$42
Item Number: JPN38294
ISBN: 9784065227633
OCLC Number: 1241659968
[Adult Fiction]

偶然の家族 [HB]
落合恵子
Gūzen no kazoku [HB]
by Ochiai, Keiko


Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38295
ISBN: 9784808310585
OCLC Number: 1243509882
[Adult Fiction]

ギフト = Gift
原田マハ
Gifuto = Gift
by Harada, Maha

Collection of short stories.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$17.50 CA$25
Item Number: JPN38193
ISBN: 9784591167922
OCLC Number: 1230105199
[Adult Fiction]

こぬか雨 [HB]
三宅麗子
Konukāme [HB]
by Miyake, Reiko

A collection of short stories that quietly gazes at the end of a road that no one can avoid.
Publication Year: 2020
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38273
ISBN: 9784895145275
[Adult Fiction]

乙女椿の咲くころ [HB]
倉田裕美
Otometsubaki no saku koro [HB]
by Kurata, Yumi

A novel that a person looks back on the twists and turns of the past.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$25.20 CA$36
Item Number: JPN38277
ISBN: 9784344933309
OCLC Number: 1243301498
[Adult Fiction]

霧にたたずむ花嫁: ユーモアサスペンス
赤川次郎
Kiri ni tatazumu hanayome: yūmoa sasupensu
by Akagawa, Jirō

Humor suspense. Tomoyo was attached to someone in the fog. He tries to escape, but is cornered, and the moment he thinks it's no good, a man appears!
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$24.50 CA$31
Item Number: JPN38076
ISBN: 9784408537726
OCLC Number: 1235741000
[Adult Fiction]

修羅の都
伊東潤
Shura no miyako
by Itō, Jun

"Creating a world of samurai". Masako, who carried Yoritomo's long-cherished wishes, became the cornerstone of the times as a wife and mother. A masterpiece boldly depicts the mystery of Yoritomo's later years.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$22.40 CA$32
Item Number: JPN38196
ISBN: 9784167916237
OCLC Number: 1230107258
[Adult Fiction]

ぼくは朝日
朝倉かすみ
Boku wa asahi
by Asakura, Kasumi

A bright and active fourth grader Nishimura Asahi, lives with his father and a strong sister who replaces his mother. Will the Nishimura family without a mother collapse after a number of ridiculous incidents?
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$22.40 CA$32
Item Number: JPN38288
ISBN: 9784267022838
OCLC Number: 1242367295
[Adult Fiction]

もういちどベートーヴェン
中山七里
Mō ichido bētōben
by Nakayama, Shichiri

Misaki, a judicial apprentice who passed the bar examination at the top. Tensei is also an apprentice. They witness an investigation into a murder case as part of their training.
Publication Year: 2020
List Price: US$19.60 CA$28
Item Number: JPN37984
ISBN: 9784299004161
OCLC Number: 1149050311
[Adult Fiction]

月のいろ
今中浩恵
Tsuki no iro
by Imanaka, Hiroe

One day, a young mother with a child rolled into a share house where three seniors lived quietly. A story of a share house that warms the hearts of mothers and children.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$25.20 CA$36
Item Number: JPN38287
ISBN: 9784344933736
OCLC Number: 1244517894
[Adult Fiction]

世界の終わりとヒマワリとゼファー
青海野灰
Sekai no owari to himawari to zefā
by Aomino, Hai

A sad and dear story of a parent and child who resisted a cruel fate.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$19.60 CA$28
Item Number: JPN38279
ISBN: 9784434284816
OCLC Number: 1240698679
[Adult Fiction]

閑居老人日誌 [HB]
藤目雅骨
Kankyo rojin nisshi [HB]
by Fujime, Gakotsu

A story that depicts the inside of a lonely old man's heart through time with regulars spending time at his favorite bar and conversation with a cat that heals his heart.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38239
ISBN: 9784434285998
OCLC Number: 1241227457
[Adult Fiction]

花舞う里
古内一絵
Hana mau sato
by Furuchi, Kazue

A beautiful and dear rebirth story that depicts the growth of a boy's heart and the people who live hard now.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$19.60 CA$28
Item Number: JPN38282
ISBN: 9784094068986
OCLC Number: 1243302615
[Adult Fiction]

北条政子
永井路子
Hojo Masako
by Nagai, Michiko

The daughter of Tokimasa Hojo, a powerful family in Izu, falls in love with Minamoto no Yoritomo. A historical feature depicting a woman who survives the turbulent world in the battle of Genpei, the establishment of the Kamakura Shogunate, and the torrent of history.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$22.40 CA$32
Item Number: JPN38191
ISBN: 9784167916251
OCLC Number: 1236143905
[Adult Fiction]

おたがいさま [HB]
群ようこ
Otagaisama [HB]
by Mure, Yoko

Kyoko, who retired from a well-known advertising agency early, has cut down her savings and is still living humblely in her old apartment. The most enjoyable thing about Kyoko is to meet her lover, the cat Buchan, during a walk.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38216
ISBN: 9784758413701
OCLC Number: 1241226453
[Adult Fiction]

そのバケツでは水がくめない
飛鳥井千砂
Sono baketsu dewa mizu ga kumenai
by Asukai, Chisa

Story of man-woman relationship in apparel industry.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$19.60 CA$28
Item Number: JPN38202
ISBN: 9784396346973
OCLC Number: 1230106322
[Adult Fiction]

ユタが愛した探偵
内田康夫
Yuta ga aishita tantei
by Uchida, Yasuo

Feature travel mystery. Detective Mitsuhiko Asami flies to the mysterious land of Okinawa!
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$19.60 CA$28
Item Number: JPN38213
ISBN: 9784198946142
OCLC Number: 1231692540
[Adult Fiction]

オートミール米化ダイエットレシピ: おいしく食べて、健康的にやせる!
これぞう 著
Otomiru komeka daietto reshipi: Oishiku tabete kenkoteki ni yaseru.
by Korezo

Perfect intestinal activity with dietary fiber! A new era staple food that is effective for improving the intestinal environment and blood sugar levels with abundant dietary fiber! Over 70 recipes!
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38088
ISBN: 9784058012376
OCLC Number: 1227248188
[Adult Non-Fiction]

65歲から心ゆたかに暮らすために大切なこと
ショコラ
Rokujūgosai kara kokoro yutaka ni kurasu tame ni taisetsu na koto
by Shokora

Comfortable living, light socializing, work that can be continued comfortably, favorite fashion. I prepared little by little from my 50s and now I have the best freedom.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38095
ISBN: 9784838731398
OCLC Number: 1235741460
[Adult Non-Fiction]

荒野の古本屋
森岡督行
Kōya no furuhon'ya
by Morioka, Yoshiyuki

A young man, Morioka Yoshiyuki, who enjoys walking and reading jumps into a long-established second-hand bookstore in Kanda Jimbocho, and after a turbulent training era, he lyrically depicts the opening and success of a unique second-hand bookstore.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$17.50 CA$25
Item Number: JPN38197
ISBN: 9784094068610
OCLC Number: 1230106311
[Adult Non-Fiction]

安楽死を遂げるまで
宮下洋一
Anrakushi o togeru made
by Miyashita, Yōichi

There is a growing momentum for euthanasia legalization in medical practice around the world. Even in Japan, which has entered a super-aging society, the theory of acceptance has begun to be heard these days. However, the actual situation is rarely reported. After reading, you should ask yourself. How do I want to die?
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$21 CA$38
Item Number: JPN38388
ISBN: 9784094070279
OCLC Number: 1256404697
[Adult Non-Fiction]

あの人はなぜ定年後も会社に来るのか
中島美鈴
Ano hito wa naze teinengo mo kaisha ni kuru no ka
by Nakashima, Misuzu

Nothing to do on holidays, few friends, no plans for retirement-why men can't use their old age more effectively than women when they lose their place in the office? This book shows a simple way of thinking to lead a rich post-retirement life without regrets.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$21 CA$30
Item Number: JPN38387
ISBN: 9784140886441
OCLC Number: 1249023940
[Adult Non-Fiction]

絵で見て学べる!お金ってなんだろう
泉美智子監修 ; ニシワキタダシ絵
E de mite manaberu okane tte nandarō
by Izumi, Michiko

What is money for? What does it mean to "spend money well"? The basics of money taught by professionals in financial education for children so that they will not be in trouble with money in the future.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$29.40 CA$42
Item Number: JPN38175
ISBN: 9784295010821
OCLC Number: 1237994314
[Adult Non-Fiction]

腸活オートミールレシピ
工藤あき監修
Chōkatsu ōtomīru reshipi
by Kudō , Aki


Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38092
ISBN: 9784262130606
OCLC Number: 1232441031
[Adult Non-Fiction]

世界一美味しい!やせつまみの本
藤井恵
Sekaiichi oishii yasetsumami no hon
by Fujii , Megumi


Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38091
ISBN: 9784391155464
OCLC Number: 1231697867
[Adult Non-Fiction]

かぎ針編みのぺたんこポーチ

kagibariami no petanko pōchi
by

A collection of works of petanko pouch with zipper knitted with crochet. The size is from cosmetics to stationery, general M size that makes it easy to put together small items in the bag, S size that is ideal for storing postcards, passbooks, photos, etc., and small items such as when going on a trip.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: JPN38384
ISBN: 9784529070485
OCLC Number: 1235739993
[Adult Non-Fiction]

LINE/ Facebook/ Twitter/ Instagram の 「わからない!」をぜんぶ解決する本

Rain feisu bukku tsuittā insutaguramu no wakaranai o zenbu kaiketsu suru hon
by TJ mook

Shows the process from noodle making to dashi, soup, and topping ingredients, and the overwhelming quality of the finished ramen are unrivaled.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$28 CA$40
Item Number: JPN38098
ISBN: 9784299012241
OCLC Number: 1231696840
[Adult Non-Fiction]

最強の家ラーメン
おうち麵TV
Saikyō no ierāmen
by Ōchimen TV

Shows the process from noodle making to dashi, soup, and topping ingredients, and the overwhelming quality of the finished ramen are unrivaled.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38057
ISBN: 9784299011466
OCLC Number: 1228110498
[Adult Non-Fiction]

ソーイングナチュリラ 大人のおうち服
主婦と生活社 編
Sōingu nachurira otona no ouchifuku
by Shufu to Seikatsusha

A total of 27 home clothes for ladies that look nice and comfortable to wear.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$34.30 CA$49
Item Number: JPN38385
ISBN: 9784391156362
OCLC Number: 1256403923
[Adult Non-Fiction]

65歲からのふたりごはんの愉しみ
石原洋子
Rokujūgosai kara no futari gohan no tanoshimi
by Ishihara , Hiroko

Eat what you like every day. That is the happiest thing. Tofu, lean meat, blue fish, vegetables ... 63 recipes that make your body happy.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: JPN38093
ISBN: 9784259566760
OCLC Number: 1232439106
[Adult Non-Fiction]

悪魔の夜鳴きそば
もちぎ
Akuma no yonakisoba
by Mochigi

"I'll teach you a secret recipe that will relieve your anxious mind." A mysterious ramen stall that changes your life when you feel like you're at the mercy of "ideal and reality."
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38206
ISBN: 9784838731374
OCLC Number: 1230106553
[Adult Non-Fiction]

完食!家ごはん: ぜ-んぶペロリ!
藤原美樹
Kanshoku iegohan: zēnbu perori
by Fujiwara , Miki

Newly published by the author of the Cooking Recipe Book Award (2019, Confectionery Category).
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38087
ISBN: 9784074451791
OCLC Number: 1228111604
[Adult Non-Fiction]

伝說の家政婦沸騰ワード10レシピ
タサン志麻
Densetsu no kaseifu futtō wādo ten reshipi
by Tassin , Shima


Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38090
ISBN: 9784847099892
OCLC Number: 1230105737
[Adult Non-Fiction]

一生折れない自信がつく話し方
青木仁志
Isshō orenai jishin ga tsuku hanashikata
by Aoki, Satoshi

"Speaking ability" that creates good feelings, trust, and conviction taught by top trainers who have trained more than 400,000 speakers and trained more than 400,000.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38309
ISBN: 9784866430805
OCLC Number: 1230104765
[Adult Non-Fiction]

ひざ痛 変形性膝関節症 自力でよくなる!

Hizatsu henkeisei hizakansetsusho jiriki de yoku naru!
by

A practical encyclopedia where you can learn basic measures for knee pain with this one book. The second in the "1 minute gymnastics" series.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38313
ISBN: 9784866513409
OCLC Number: 1243299178
[Adult Non-Fiction]

命がけの証言
清水ともみ
Inochigake no shōgen
by Shimizu , Tomomi

Keep an eye on the truth of the Uighurs. Fear of "concentration camps" by Xi Jinping, China, cultural genocide, organ harvesting, forced abortion. Includes an accusation dialogue with Mr. Haiying Yang, a newly drawn manga.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$29.40 CA$42
Item Number: JPN38096
ISBN: 9784898315002
OCLC Number: 1232440870
[Adult Non-Fiction]

一気にわかる!池上彰の世界情勢. 2021
池上彰
Ikki ni wakaru! Ikegami Akira no sekai jōsei. 2021
by Ikegami, Akira

In 2020, we realized that our daily lives and international affairs are inseparable due to the epidemic of infectious diseases, the birth of a new president, and the rise of a country that has recovered quickly-the new coronavirus. An easy-to-understand explanation of the basics of the ever-changing world!
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$23.80 CA$34
Item Number: JPN38311
ISBN: 9784620326641
OCLC Number: 1236156508
[Adult Non-Fiction]

いぬのせんせい [HB]
ジュリー・リッティ絵 ; ジェーン・グドール作
Inu no sensei [HB]
by Goodall, Jane

Every day, a small white dog goes to the hospital to visit sick children and help them recover.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38045
ISBN: 9784906195671
OCLC Number: 1231692859
[Juvenile]

ママのしあわせ [HB]
ほしのくみこ
Mama no shiawase [HB]
by Hoshino, Kumiko

Mom remembers everything when we first talked, first walked, etc. We can do exactly what mom did to us. This book was born out of author's thoughts when her mother was diagnosed to dementia.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$29.40 CA$42
Item Number: JPN38023
ISBN: 9784908827693
OCLC Number: 1232439791
[Juvenile]

Gratitude: English-Japanese (BB)
Patricia Billings
Gratitude: English-Japanese (BB)
by Billings, Patricia

Featuring wonderfully expressive text and illustrations, My First Bilingual Book – Gratitude is a perfect way for young children to explore languages and gratitude!
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$14 CA$20
Item Number: JPN38100
ISBN: 9781785089732
OCLC Number: 1233318304
[Juvenile]

こぐまとブランケット: 愛されたおもちゃのものがたり [HB]
たなかようこ絵 ; L.J.R.ケリー文
Koguma to buranketto: aisareta omocha no monogatari [HB]
by Kelly, Luke

When a boy loses his beloved blanket and bear, they travel a great distance to make their way back to him.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38109
ISBN: 9784152099938
OCLC Number: 1230106974
[Juvenile]

ほらぴったり [HB]
ナオミ・ジョーンズ ぶん ; ジェームズ・ジョーンズえ
Hora pittari [HB]
by Jones, Naomi

Triangle is trying her best to fit in, but she's just not like the circles and the squares. So Triangle sets off to find some friends just like her. But being the same isn't as fun as she thought it would be and with the help of her friends Triangle learns to be happy just as she is.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38111
ISBN: 9784893096821
OCLC Number: 1230106622
[Juvenile]

みたらみられた [HB]
たけがみたえ作.
Mitara mirareta [HB]
by Takegami, Tae

Tae Takegami, a picture book writer who creates works with woodblock prints, who boldly cut out the small communication with his favorite creatures and turned it into a picture book full of exhilaration.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38112
ISBN: 9784752009559
OCLC Number: 1230106180
[Juvenile]

どんなきもち [HB]
たかいよしかず
Donna kimochi [HB]
by Takai, Yoshikazu

What are your feelings? Think about how you feel in various situations. It is also difficult to convey your feelings to others. How do you convey your feelings when you get angry or cry? A picture book tells children the answers.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38115
ISBN: 9784477033679
OCLC Number: 1231697831
[Juvenile]

ムカデとヤスデ [HB]
ハンナ・トルソン絵 ; スージー・ウィリアムズ作
Mukade to yasude [HB]
by Williams, Susie

This beautifully illustrated title explores the wonderful world of creepy-crawling centipedes and many-legged millipedes! These wonders of nature use their many legs to scurry around in dark, damp places looking for food and shelter. Find out more about these amazing movers.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38119
ISBN: 9784759821253
OCLC Number: 1235739609
[Juvenile]

ちこくのりゆう [HB]
北村裕花絵 ; 森くま堂作
Chikoku no riyū [HB]
by Morikumadō

This is interesting! The reason for being late is swaying. Teacher, listen. When I woke up in the morning, Tou-chan and Mom-chan took over the beetle. However, when I looked at the clock, it was time for school to start, so when I came in, I was jumping out of my house... This is a nonsense picture book that won the 9th Picture Book Text Award!
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$29.40 CA$42
Item Number: JPN38116
ISBN: 9784494016372
OCLC Number: 1232438937
[Juvenile]

はろるどのサーカス [HB]
クロケット・ジョンソン
Harorudo no sākasu [HB]
by Johnson, Crockett

Translation of 'Harold's circus: an astounding, colossal purple crayon event.' Harold goes for an adventurous walk on a tightrope and through a circus with his purple crayon.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38120
ISBN: 9784907108670
OCLC Number: 1235739882
[Juvenile]

ミミズ [HB]
ハンナ・トルソン絵 ; スージー・ウィリアムズ作
Mimizu [HB]
by Williams, Susie

Translation of 'Worms.' This beautifully illustrated title explores the wonderful world of slimy worms. Worms get rid of dead leaves and animals, and their poo makes soil full of goodness to help plants grow. Find out more fascinating worm facts in this amazing book.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38121
ISBN: 9784759821260
OCLC Number: 1235740902
[Juvenile]

カタツムリ [HB]
ハンナ・トルソン絵 ; スージー・ウィリアムズ作
Katatsumuri [HB]
by Williams, Susie

Translation of 'Snails.' This beautifully illustrated title explores the wonderful world of the slithering snail. Snails have a silvery, sticky mucus that they leave behind as they move. One of the slowest creatures on Earth, they move at a top speed of 45 miles per hour (1 cm per second). Find out more fascinating snail facts in this colorful book.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38122
ISBN: 9784759821277
OCLC Number: 1235740469
[Juvenile]

アリ [HB]
ハンナ・トルソン絵 ; スージー・ウィリアムズ作
Ari [HB]
by Williams, Susie

Translation of 'Ants.' This beautifully illustrated title explores the wonderful world of tiny ants. Did you know that ants would eat almost anything they can find, including fruit, fungus and dead animals? Find out more fascinating ant facts with this wonderful book.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38123
ISBN: 9784759821246
OCLC Number: 1235741381
[Juvenile]

アパートのひとたち [HB]
エイナット・ツァルファティ
Apāto no hitotachi [HB]
by Tsarfati, Einat

As she climbs the seven stories to her own apartment, a little girl imagines what happens behind every door she passes.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38136
ISBN: 9784895722674
OCLC Number: 1236391008
[Juvenile]

ナナはセラピードッグ [HB]
サラ・オギルヴィーえ ; ジュリア・ドナルドソンぶん
Nana wa serapī doggu [HB]
by Donaldson, Julia

After their breakfast and a swim in the sea, Dot and her owner Rose jump on the bus to the hospital. Dot loves visiting the children of Wallaby Ward and they’re always pleased to see her too; from a crying baby to a bored teenager – a pat, a stroke and a cuddle with Dot cheers everyone up. But the work of the hospital dog doesn’t stop there and when one of her patients is in trouble, it’s up to Dot to save the day!
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38137
ISBN: 9784776409854
OCLC Number: 1235739800
[Juvenile]

クマとこぐまのコンサート [HB]
デイビッド・リッチフィールド
Kuma to koguma no konsāto [HB]
by Litchfield, David

"Are you not playing the piano anymore?" Once upon a time, Koguma learned that Dad was very active as a pianist in the city, and came up with something to make Dad happy. A story of friendship and the bond between parents and children connected by music.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38140
ISBN: 9784591168233
OCLC Number: 1236391197
[Juvenile]

ムーミントロールと真夏のミステリー [HB]
トーベ・ヤンソン
Mumintororu to manatsu no misuteri [HB]
by Jansson, Tove

If you haven't met a Moomin yet, you're missing the most magical fun . . .It's a long, lazy midsummer afternoon in Moominvalley and the whole family are relaxing outdoors. But suddenly Moominpappa's precious notebook and fountain pen vanish, and the garden starts to feel unseasonably cold. Can Moomintroll and his friends follow the clues and solve this curious mystery.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: JPN38351
ISBN: 9784198653125
OCLC Number: 1262944720
[Juvenile]

わたしはあなたをしんじてる [HB]
リサ・パップ
Watashi wa anata o shinjiteru [HB]
by Papp, Lisa

Madeline Finn hopes Star can become a therapy dog. But first he needs to pass his test. They have been practicing all the skills he needs to master. They practice meeting people. They practice sitting still when a bike goes by. They even practice meeting other dogs. Now Madeline Finn and Star are off to Walker Oaks, a retirement community where Star will take his tests. They face a variety of challenges and meet several new friends. But Madeline Finn can't stop thinking about an elderly man in a wheelchair, who never smiles. Is there something she and Star can do to help Mr. Humphrey?
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38173
ISBN: 9784866213347
OCLC Number: 1237994571
[Juvenile]

ふたりのひとりたび [HB]
山咲めぐみ
Futari no hitoritabi [HB]
by Yamasaki, Megumi

Story of the kind fox and the humorous bird, their friendship and travel story. A new type of picture book that depicts a fresh and warm world with photographs and illustrations. Received the Excellence Award in the picture book category of the "5th Picture Book Publishing Award".
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38157
ISBN: 9784434284915
OCLC Number: 1237548585
[Juvenile]

むかしむかしあるところに子ヤギが [HB]
ダン・リチャーズ
Mukashimukashi aru tokoro ni koyagi ga [HB]
by Richards, Dan

When a proper king and queen ask their fairy godmother for a child, they find themselves gifted instead with a baby goat.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: JPN38453
ISBN: 9784566080720
OCLC Number: 1260436088
[Juvenile]

東京開運散歩: 芝・浅草
永久保貴一
Tōkyō kaiun sanpo: Shiba . Asakusa
by Nagakubo, Takakazu

Introduce the shrines and temples and power spots in Tokyo by actually walking. Manga.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$22.40 CA$32
Item Number: JPN38252
ISBN: 9784592227595
[Juvenile]

まだまだまだまだ [HB]
五味太郎作.
Madamada madamada [HB]
by Gomi, Tarō

In a race, when everyone thought that they reached the goal, one person jumped out saying, "I haven't finished yet!" ... "I still want to go! How far will it go?"
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$28 CA$40
Item Number: JPN38163
ISBN: 9784033500904
OCLC Number: 1237993473
[Juvenile]

ドラえもん科学ワールド乗り物と交通
藤子・F・不二雄
Doraemon kagaku wārudo norimono to kōtsū
by Fujiko F Fujio

The latest vehicle technology will change the future! ?? Lots of amazing information on cars, railroads, planes and ships. If you read this book, you will love vehicles more! manga.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$23.80 CA$34
Item Number: JPN38266
ISBN: 9784092591844
OCLC Number: 1237994566
[Juvenile]

ドラえもん探究ワールド地理が学べる世界の家づくり
藤子・F・不二雄
Doraemon tankyū wārudo chiri ga manaberu sekai no iezukuri
by Fujiko F Fujio

Enjoy learning about the geography of Japan and the world while looking at a unique house. Manga.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$23.80 CA$34
Item Number: JPN38265
ISBN: 9784092591820
OCLC Number: 1237994751
[Juvenile]

満月の夜の二元ミステリー
青山剛昌
Mangetsu no yoru no nigen misuterī
by Aoyama, Gōshō

An important episode of the confrontation between Conan and the Black Organization! Enjoy the brain battle with Vermouth. Don't miss the surprise at the climax! Manga.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$28 CA$40
Item Number: JPN38244
ISBN: 9784098504985
[Juvenile]

お父さんの休日
伊藤理佐
Otōsan no kyūjitsu
by Itō, Risa

A father and daughter's story by an artist who won the Kodansha Manga Award and the Tezuka Osamu Cultural Award.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$38.50 CA$55
Item Number: JPN38255
ISBN: 9784041112892
OCLC Number: 1242596538
[Juvenile]

堤鯛之進包丁録. 江戸料理編
崗田屋愉一
Tsutsumi tainoshin hochoroku. Edo ryorihen.
by Okadaya, Yuichi

Manga about Edo cuisine.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$19.60 CA$28
Item Number: JPN38267
ISBN: 9784344848115
OCLC Number: 1247151504
[Juvenile]

ご成長ありがとうございます
三本阪奈
Goseicho arigato gozaimasu
by Mimoto, Hanna

Comic story about the everyday life of a family of five, parents and three children. Manga.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$26.60 CA$3.8
Item Number: JPN38269
ISBN: 9784106030673
OCLC Number: 1243299211
[Juvenile]

ディアボーイ: おとこのこたちへ [HB]
Hatam Holly
Dia bōi: otokonokotachi e [HB]
by Holly, Hatam

Encourages readers to accept and love themselves as they are and advises them to be confident, curious, adaptable, and willing to speak up.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38337
ISBN: 9784074480906
OCLC Number: 1256401796
[Juvenile]

Emotions = 感情: English-Japanese (BB)
Patricia Billings
Emotions = Kanjō: English-Japanese (BB)
by Billings, Patricia

Featuring wonderfully expressive text and illustrations, My First Bilingual Book – Emotions is a perfect way for young children to explore languages and emotions! Text in Japanese and English.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$14 CA$20
Item Number: JPN38297
ISBN: 9781785089558
OCLC Number: 1249700504
[Juvenile]

ナキウサギの山 [HB]
本田哲也
Nakiusagi no yama [HB]
by Honda, Tetsuya

The pika is a small animal that lives only in Hokkaido in Japan, but it was not until the 20th century that it became known as a specific species. It is known for its unique crying sounds such as fluttering and fluttering. The lively ecology of the pika, which is extremely alert but also very curious, is depicted in delicate colored pencil drawings along with the magnificent mountain scenery of Hokkaido.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$34.30 CA$49
Item Number: JPN38342
ISBN: 9784039645203
OCLC Number: 1256401871
[Juvenile]

真夜中のちいさなようせい [HB]
シンソンミ. シンソンミ 絵と文
Mayonaka no chiisana yōsei [HB]
by Shin, Sonmi

The boy is sleeping with a fever. A mom who takes care of her by her side. At midnight, when Mama began to get tired, little fairies appeared. The fairies said to the boy who woke up, "We are mom's friends," and showed us the flower sway that mom gave to the fairies when she was little. A warm and beautiful story that depicts the interaction between the hearts of moms and boys when they were little.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: JPN38345
ISBN: 9784591170298
OCLC Number: 1256405517
[Juvenile]

どうぶつせんきょ [HB]
André Rodrigues
Dōbutsu senkyo [HB]
by Rodrigues, André

Translation of: Nella foresta non si parla d'atro Le elezioni degli animali. Unhappy with Lion, the king of the jungle, the animals hold an election to choose a new leader.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: JPN38346
ISBN: 9784593100750
OCLC Number: 1257238744
[Juvenile]

ついておいでフロー! [HB]
ジャーヴィス
Tsuite oide Furō [HB]
by Jarvis, Peter

Flow, a duckling who likes to do everything as expected. He will follow his dad while singing together. However, one day Flow got tired of his dad's song ... It's a fun Jarvis picture book.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$39.20 CA$56
Item Number: JPN38359
ISBN: 9784776409823
OCLC Number: 1258122394
[Juvenile]

ホオナニ、フラおどります [HB]
ミカ・ソング絵 ; ヘザー・ゲイル文
Hōnani fura odorimasu [HB]
by Gale, Heather

Translation of 'Ho'onani: hula warrior.' Based on a true story, Ho'onani: Hula Warrior is a celebration of Hawaiian culture and an empowering story of a girl who learns to lead and learns to accept who she really is--and in doing so, gains the respect of all those around her. Ho'onani's story first appeared in the documentary A Place in the Middle by filmmakers Dean Hamer and Joe Wilson.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$33.60 CA$48
Item Number: JPN38145
ISBN: 9784378041605
OCLC Number: 1236391748
[Juvenile]

とっています [HB]
市原淳
Totte imasu [HB]
by Ichihara, Jun

Sumo wrestlers are "taking" sumo wrestlers. Eventually she "takes" butterflies. After that she is "balancing". Then she "takes" the shrine. She's the same "taken" in each case, Something is different from her, "I'm taking it." She is very happy "I'm taking". Homophone words x nonsense drawn by the writer of the popular picture book "Moimoi"!
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$26.60 CA$38
Item Number: JPN38360
ISBN: 9784418208173
OCLC Number: 1258121896
[Juvenile]

あんなにあんなに [HB]
ヨシタケシンスケ
Annani annani [HB]
by Yoshitake, Shinsuke

Children grow up in the many "what" that are overflowing in their daily lives. A gentle picture book by the popular picture book writer, Shinsuke Yoshitake, that makes you feel a little hot in your eyes, which you want to deliver to all children and old children.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$29.40 CA$42
Item Number: JPN38347
ISBN: 9784591169827
OCLC Number: 1257238693
[Juvenile]

すなのおしろ [HB]
エイナット・ツァルファティ
Suna no oshiro [HB]
by Tsarfati, Einat

Building a grand sandcastle which attracts visiting royals from fairy-tale worlds, an imaginative young girl is dismayed by the constant sand that gets into everything, from the royal almond strudel and fig milk bath to the crocodile moat and badminton court.
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$35 CA$50
Item Number: JPN38349
ISBN: 9784895722766
OCLC Number: 1257238930
[Juvenile]

夜がきます [HB]
パンゴ 作 ; ハシグチハルカ 絵
Yoru ga kimasu [HB]
by Pango


Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$26.60 CA$38
Item Number: JPN38329
ISBN: 9784286214122
OCLC Number: 1262945412
[Juvenile]

まどからのおきゃくさん
よこみちけいこ 脚本; 松成真理子 絵
Mado kara no okyakusan [HB]
by Yokomichi, Keiko

There is a sound of hitting the madder in the midnight. Who will be at such a time? Ah! It's a small owl!
Publication Year: 2021
List Price: US$31.50 CA$45
Item Number: JPN38110
ISBN: 9784494093441
OCLC Number: 1230104953
[Juvenile]