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Once upon a time, there was a high-ranked Buddhism monk. He was so famous that even the dead wanted to hear him chant sutra. One day, a fisherman brought several turban shellfish for the monk. The monk was watching the shellfish for a while, but suddenly... Read More

Tags: legend, sea, japan, beach

For those of you who never heard of BabyMetal, come here to learn the basics. Read More

Book / Fantasy

September 29, 2017

Reads: 28

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

42 Demons have been laid town on the people of Japan, 42 lucky people will participate in a fight to the death with unbeatable powers and their own demons, 17 year old Kohei Ueda has found a demon named Raiden, and soon he will unbark on a dangerous game… Read More

Reads: 22

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Once upon a time, there was a fox called O-sowa. The fox was very playful, and often made mischief. One day, while a young man was walking on his way to a nearby town, he saw a very beautiful young woman. Read More

Short Story / Young Adult

September 13, 2017

Reads: 46

Shelves: 2

The Reid Central House

Why is the world so unfair? When everything seems right, everything has fallen into place, and then it just falls apart in an instant with nothing but a simple phone call. This is what happened to Emi. Read More
Once upon a time, there was a big snake lived in a valley. This monster often harmed the nearby village. The villagers decided to kill it and did it. Since they feared the revenge of the snake, they built a memorial tower. Read More

Reads: 112

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

"What if I don't want a life-changing experience?" Kobayashi Masa, nearly about 18, and living in a small town of just school and family life, is being ushered to board a plane from Canada to Japan, forcing her to be an exchange student and adjust to the Japanese lifestyle for… Read More
Here is your next piece of writing inspiration. Read More

Tags: japan, cats

Book / Science Fiction

August 12, 2017

Reads: 59

Shelves: 1

The House of Ghosts House

Emiko Misawa. A high school student trying to lead a normal life in Nakamura city when her unique abilities rope her into a dark conspiracy. Read More

Reads: 1532

Comments: 5

Shelves: 7

The Booksie Classic House

Nichi Bostu is a 17 year old looking to make a difference. She works out a plan to "fix" her government with her close friend Jack, whose 18. The two partners in crime eventually et separated and Nichi goes to prison; as planned, but not alone. Jack meets an unexpected… Read More
This is actually a script for a Godzilla film which asks a question. If Godzilla was small and had a job in Tokyo, what kind of man would he be? Read More
A set of stories about the mysterious city of Nakamura. Read More
This is a short piece about my impressions, culture shock and various emotions when I moved to Japan all the way from Saudi Arabia Read More
Geisha are traditional Japanese female entertainers who act as hostesses. Their skills include performing various arts such as classical music, dance, games, and conversation, traditionally to entertain male customers. Geisha hold high social status and are single. Lucy was a successful geisha... Read More
The Donahues returns for its part 4. Ryan and Sarah, now living in Japan, attempt to adjust. Sarah tries to impress her peers in art class, while Ryan tries to find something fun for Sarah and him to do in Tokyo. Meanwhile, Ethan finds himself supporting the Hansbay Dog Park's… Read More

Reads: 1533

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Jayan is an English teacher and he decided to settle down in the big neighborhood of Minato-Ku, in Japan. Read More

Tags: gay, fiction, novel, dear, japan

A story told in retrospect by a Japanese school boy... Read More

Book / Fantasy

April 13, 2017

Reads: 1480

Comments: 20

Shelves: 6

The Anything House

Michael Thompson has been waiting for this moment for a long time. A new start in Japan, away from all the American cares of high school, but little does he know, something on the demonic side of things is going on in his new school. And they're also trying their… Read More

Book / Romance

March 31, 2017

Reads: 496

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

An original story. - A wealthy & healthy worker known as Satoshi is a man who has not experienced happiness in a long time. He lives his everyday life working and gaining promotions, which resulted in him having a wealthy fortune. However, he feels great depression once his sister passses… Read More
We planned our tours for years. However we experienced the big earthquake in 2011 and had to postpone the plan. Now we are very glad to introduce our tours to you. Based on our guide experience, we chose a lot of nice places that you cannot visit on big group… Read More

Reads: 49

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The story of a guy becoming a god. Or a god that became human and getting his memory back. Read More

Reads: 66

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The House of Ghosts House

An abridged history of Japan. Enjoy. Read More

Book / Horror

February 14, 2017

Reads: 78

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

SETOKI has transferred to a new school in a small town that has a history. But when he enters his new middle school strange deaths take place as he and Sumi Sato must find who is the son of satan and stop possessing the class before they will be the… Read More
Here are my collection of best and short stories I have written over the past 10 years! Hope you enjoy these! Some of these are not finished! Just a warning Read More
This is one of those times, where trying to explain this can be more difficult that just showing you. The world is full of magic, monsters and things we either don't believe or can't believe. Would you believe me if I told you I had seen it all? I had… Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 11, 2016

Reads: 91

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In the world there are what they call "Quantum Wall Welders" the people who can control the environment around them in very odd and cool ways. Meet Yamushi Takano a quantum wall welder who is faced with a array of Quantum Welders who are out to kill Wall users. She… Read More

Reads: 1374

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sachiko is born a girl in the eta community of Izumo, a girl with low prospects as to life and what she can expect. After escaping from her crooked family, she is swept into the world of the miko by a young girl named Okuni, discarding her old name and… Read More
They say your life flashes before you in that moment before death. I could see it all reflected back at me in the cold merciless blade. I was standing under the cherry blossoms at my elementary school entrance ceremony, eating cake at my sister's wedding, standing outside praying the monster… Read More

Reads: 565

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This may replace the current Orion book if it turns out to be more liked and more read. please read the first book before making your comments! thank you Read More

Tags: japan, anime, manga

Book / Fantasy

October 04, 2016

Reads: 112

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What happens when a hero can't talk? When they have no way of communicating anything to others? Does this make life easier or harder? What kind of adventures could a mute Samurai warrior find himself going on anyway? Read More
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