13 August 2018

13 Books About Japan

Are You an Echo? The Lost Poetry of Misuzu Kaneko
written by David Jacobson, Sally Ito and Michiko Tsuboi, images by Toshikado Hajiri

written and illustrated by Allen Say

Hachiko: The True Story of a Loyal Dog
written by Pamela S. Turner, images by Yan Nascimbene

How My Parents Learned to Eat
written by Ina R. Friedman, images by Allen Say

Kenta and the Big Wave
written and illustrated by Ruth Ohi

Little Kunoichi, the Ninja Girl
written and illustrated by Sanae Ishida

One Leaf Rides the Wind: Counting In a Japanese Garden
written by Celeste Davidson Mannis, images by Susan Hartung

Suki's Kimono
written by Chieri Uegaki, images by Stephanie Jorisch

Sumo Mouse
written and illustrated by David Wisniewski

Tea With Milk
written and illustrated by Allen Say

The Night of the Fireflies
written by Karen B. Winnick, images by Yoriko Ito

The Peace Tree from Hiroshima: The Little Bonsai with a Big Story
written by Sandra Moore, images by Kazumi Wilds

The Silver Charm: A Folktale from Japan
written by Robert D. San Souci, images by Yoriko Ito

05 August 2018

5 Historical Romance Stories

A Countess Below Stairs
written by Eva Ibbotson

Apple Cake: A Recipe for Love
written and illustrated by Julie Paschkis

Keturah and Lord Death
written by Martine Leavitt

Ella's Big Chance: A Jazz-age Cinderella
written and illustrated by Shirley Hughes

written by Janet Fox