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Books Read — April to June 2016

These are books I com­pleted read­ing dur­ing April to June of 2016, lis­ted in the order they were read.

13. Wasabi for Breakfast by Foumiko Kometani, trans­lated by Mary Goebel Noguchi

14. The Old Capital by Yasunari Kawabata, trans­lated by J Martin Holman

15. The Master of Go by Yasunari Kawabata, trans­lated by Edward G Seidensticker

16. Kinshu: Autumn Brocade Teru Miyamoto, trans­lated by Roger K Thomas

17. Isle of Dreams by Keizō Hino, trans­lated by Charles De Wolf

18. Naomi by Jun’ichirō Tanizaki, trans­lated by Anthony H Chambers

19. The Sound of the Mountain by Yasunari Kawabata, trans­lated by Edward Seidensticker

20. Thousand Cranes by Yasunari Kawabata, trans­lated by Edward Seidensticker

21. The Wild Goose by Ōgai Mori, trans­lated by Meredith McKinney

22. The Doctor’s Wife by Sawako Ariyoshi, trans­lated by Wakako Hironaka and Ann Siller Kostant

23. The Diving Pool: Three Novellas by Yōko Ogawa, trans­lated by Stephen Snyder

24. Flowers of Grass by Takehiko Fukunaga, trans­lated by Royall Tyler

25. First Snow on Fuji by Yasunari Kawabata, trans­lated by Michael Emmerich

26. The Woman in the Dunes by Kōbō Abe, trans­lated by E. Dale Saunders

27. Amrita by Banana Yoshimoto, trans­lated by Russell F Wasden

28. Strange Weather in Tokyo by Hiromi Kawakami, trans­lated by Allison Markin Powell

29. In the Pool by Hideo Okuda, trans­lated by Giles Murray