August 09


Make Your Own Sushi With Faces!


Now any kid can whip up sushi rolls that look like Anpan Man’s face after school.


Or maybe they can be enticed to eat some nice raw fish for dinner if you deliver it by bullet train…

Saw these in the toy section of the Labi electronics megastore in Ikebukuro today.

If you’d like to visit the LABI store in Ikebukuro the next time you’re in Tokyo, a map is on my website, The Tokyo Guide I Wish I’d Had.

Read a novel set in Tokyo

When Detective Kenji Nakamura’s phone rings with the news that his mother’s death wasn’t an accident, his life begins to unravel…read more