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Occupation Chihuahua Slave
Location Tokyo, Japan, and sometimes Nevada
Introduction (formerly titled "BookTsunami", this blog name was changed following the Great East Japan Disaster of March 11, 2011) Piles and stacks and shelves of books in every room (except the bathroom) on four stories of a narrow Tokyo house-- Reviewing books helps me focus my enthusiasm for reading. If you happen to find something noteworthy here, I'll be thrilled.
Interests Books, Reading, China, Japan, Korea, Hyphenated-Americans, Dogs, Humor, Nature, Crafts....lots of stuff.
Favorite Movies The Man Who Would Be King, Raise the Red Lantern, any movie by Ozu Yasujiro or Kurosawa Akira
Favorite Music Various Ethnic (so-called Silk Road, etc), Western Classical--Baroque, '60s '70s and '80s Rock.