Category Archives: Book Reviews

House of the Sleeping Beauties

by Yasunari Kawabata Review ready on May 1 . See you then. This is a tough story to get through as you will find out.

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Some Books I’ve Read-Fiction

In the last millennium I worked for the CPL as a Book Discussion Moderator and started to keep a list of books I’ve read. Its is by no means complete or up to date, but if you see a book … Continue reading

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No Longer Human–a book review

No Longer Human by Osamu Dasai Reviewd by Peter Grabas My life has been one of much shame. This opening line immediately shows you that this will be no ordinary bit of prose, and riveted me to the story as … Continue reading

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Kokoro–a book review

Kokoro: Sensei no Isho by Natsume Soseki reviewed by Peter Grabas Penguin Books translation by Meredith McKinney ISBN 978-0-14-310603-6 This book is a classic of early 20th century Japan and is read today by all who seek an understanding and … Continue reading

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