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20 Books for Japan National Foundation Day

  Work With Us | Shop Now | Instagram  Acknowledging the mythological founding of Japan on the 11th February, 660 BCE, the Japan National Foundation Day is a celebration of Japan’s rich heritage and cultural contribution to the world. Here we look at the literary contribution that Japan has given the world, from their modern take on contemporary fiction to their wonderfully evocative mixed style of art and words in manga. This list takes in some popular Japanese authors who enjoy fame around the world, as well as some lesser-known but equally enthralling authors who have been translated in to English.   Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami One of the most popular contemporary Japanese authors to be translated in to...

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