From aisatsu to kaiten-zushi, Nihon is number one when it comes to things that are cool. This fun little book features full-color manga illustrations and delightful prose to offer the rest of the world a glimpse at what the Japanese love most about the country they call home.
50 Things We Love About Japan, with its full-color presentation and hardcover design, makes it a great gift either for yourself or somebody you know who is infatuated with Japan.
About the Authors
Edo Kurosawa was born on the islands of southern Japan, where deadly snakes stalk the sugar cane fields and unspoiled beaches are never more than five minutes away. He was educated in the United States, where he vowed to become a bridge between the two cultures that earned his love and respect.
Atsuhisa Okura is a Tokyo native whose manga stories have appeared in Business Jump and Shonen Magazine, among others. He is a past receipient of the prestigious Kodansha and Shueisha prizes for best new manga artist, and he was also the illustrator of the award-wining article "Manga Conquers America" for WIRED magazine.