Tumbling from the legendary independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon.
The novel has very deep roots in Japan. In fact, what is considered by many to be the first novel in history, The Tale of Genji, was written in the 11th century by a Japanese woman.
To this day, Japanese literature remains vibrant, innovative, and influential around the world. A few of our favorites are now 20% off: http://powells.us/12bCkrD