So I came back from my week away and there was a note that the postman had left a parcel with my neighbour. Inside was this:
So I looked inside. There was a bookmark:
I was none the wiser. I flicked around the pages, checked the flyleaf and back copy…
Then I finally turned to the other flyleaf, and there it was:
You see that? The top one: “Eva Clancy”
Now published in paperback in Japan.
4 thoughts on “An unexpected pleasure”
Congratulations, Joanna! That’s a beautiful book, by the way. I love books written in Japanese (I actually have three). If only I could read them! 😉
It’s lovely – and fittingly very small – about 10x15cm
That’s you? Hurray, more books to read!
What a lovely surprise to come home to. Interesting to see a Japanese book which isn’t anime or manga (I’m being lazy and not looking up those terms to get the right one); I’ve seen photos of a couple of Josh Lanyon’s books from Japan with lovely illustrations.
Yes, I have a EC tab on this site. It used to keep it on the down low but the reasons for that never really crystallised.