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Books from Japan was updated on February 10, 2017, adding synopses for 12 children & YA titles. (Italicized English titles are those of finished translations; others are tentative titles.)

Children & YA
■ Kōichi Fujiwara, Kankyō hakai zukan: Bokutachi ga tsukuru chikyū no mirai
(A Visual Guide to Environmental Destruction: The Future of the Earth Is in Our Hands)

■ Kayoko Furiya, Noraneko no Pora
(Pola, the Abandoned Cat)

■ Goma, Henteko pan’ya-san
(The Goofy Bakery)

■ Goma, Obake karē
(Ghost Curry)

■ Kumiko Higami, Banbi to kotori
(Bambi and the Songbird)

■ Mutsumi Ishii and Kuniko Nagasaki, O-ningyō-san no o-hikkoshi
(The Puppet Family Moves Away)

■ Kinji Ishikura, Neko no Gonsa
(Gonsa the Cat)

■ Yutaka Kobayashi, Ehon hokui 36-do sen
(The 36th Parallel North)

■ Tatsuya Miyanishi, Mane mane ōkami
(Wolf Mimic)

■ Yōko Sano, Watashi no bōshi
(My Hat)

■ Kanayo Sugiyama, Akachan ga umaretara naru naru nan ni naru?
(What We Become When Baby Comes)

■ Haruo Yamashita and Ken Kuroi, Yoru no fune
(Night Boat)