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Rashōmon

Set in the Middle Ages, the nature of truth and subjective reality are probed in a series of flashbacks from four viewpoints to present the case history of a man's murder and the rape of his wife by a bandit.

Cajun justice —Patterson, James, 1947- author.
Large Print
2020
Availability: 4 of 8

The Bayou is a unique place to live and it provides a grit and passion to any who hail from it, including Cain Lemaire, an ex-Secret Service agent from New Orleans. Cain had the dream job he had always wanted, protecting...

Kafka on the shore —Murakami, Haruki, 1949-

The strange odyssey of a teenage boy, Kafka Tamura, who runs away from home to search for his long-missing mother and sister.

Isle of Dogs

When all the canine pets of Megasaki City are exiled to a vast Trash Island, 12-year-old Atari Kobayashi embarks on an epic journey in search of his bodyguard-dog, Spots.

Lu over the wall

After his family moves from Tokyo to a small fishing village, teenager Kai spends his days sulking and adrift. When his classmates invite him to play keyboard in their band, their jam sessions bring an unexpected guest: ...

Dodsworth in Tokyo —Egan, Tim, 1957-

Dodsworth's duck companion is surprisingly well-behaved during a visit to Tokyo, although he does fall into the koi pond at the Imperial Palace and becomes the center of attention at a Sanja Festival.

The Aosawa murders —Onda, Riku, 1964- author.

On a stormy summer day the Aosawas, owners of a prominent local hospital, host a large birthday party. The occasion turns into tragedy when 17 people die from cyanide in their drinks. The only surviving links to what mig...

The flavor of green tea over rice

One of the ineffably lovely domestic sagas made by Yasujiro Ozu at the height of his mastery, it is a subtly piercing portrait of a marriage coming quietly undone. Secrets and deceptions strain the already tenuous relati...

The sound of silence —Goldsaito, Katrina, author.

Yoshio delights in the everyday sounds of Tokyo, but when a musician tells him that her favorite sound is ma, the Japanese word for silence, Yoshio sets out to hear this sound for himself among the hustle and bustle of t...

Cult X —Nakamura, Fuminori, 1977- author.

"The magnum opus by Akutagawa Prize-winner Fuminori Nakamura, Cult X is a story that dives into the psychology of fringe religion, obsession, and social disaffection. When Toru Narazaki's girlfriend, Ryoko, disappears, h...

Silence

Two Catholic missionaries face the ultimate test of faith when they travel to Japan looking for their missing mentor, at a time when Catholicism was outlawed.

Fifty words for rain : a novel —Lemmie, Asha, author.

"Kyoto, Japan, 1948. "If a woman knows nothing else, she should know how to be silent ... Do not question. Do not fight. Do not resist." Such is eight-year-old Noriko "Nori" Kamiza's first lesson. She will not question w...

The sea of trees

Powerful story of love and redemption of an American professor, Arthur, who travels to Japan. He embarks on a spiritual and life-changing journey with Takumi, whom he found lost near the base of Mount Fuji. Takumi had go...

1Q84 : a novel —Murakami, Haruki, 1949-

A story of a man and woman searching for each other.

A silent voice the movie

"A deaf elementary school girl, Shoko Nishimiya, upon transferring, meets a boy named Shoya Ishida in her new class. Shoya, who is not deaf, leads the class in bullying Shoko, because she is deaf. As the bullying continu...

Haikyu!!. 3rd season complete collection
Blu-ray
2019
Availability: 0 of 1

The Spring High School National Volleyball Championship continues as the Karasuno team advances to take on the undefeated Shiratorizawa Academy High School. Shiratorizawa Academy has an extra ace, Wakatoshi Ushijima. He ...

Sansho the bailiff

"When an idealistic governor disobeys the reigning feudal lord, he is cast into exile, his wife and children left to fend for themselves and eventually wrenched apart by vicious slave traders."--Container.

My neighbor Totoro

When Satsuki and her sister Mei move with their father to a new home in the countryside, they find country life is not as simple as it seems. They soon discover that the house and nearby woods are full of strange and del...

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