December 04


Shibas, Shibas, Everywhere!


Coming or going, shibas are on the job!

What better way to carry home a sack of edibles than in this Shibafest of a grocery bag? The National Azabu “foreign” supermarket in Hiroo was renovated to be a sad shade of its former self, but this foodstuff-toter they offered right after the re-opening nearly made up for the loss.


Check out the bottom of the bag! Shiba-inus meet to solve ALL the problems of the world…

Jonelle Patrick is the author of the Only In Tokyo mystery series, now out for the first time in paperback


A Japanese pop star is swept away in the tsunami following a devastating earthquake, and her fans erupt in a frenzy of mourning. In the wake of the disaster, Detective Kenji Nakamura is sent to investigate a death at a local shrine, but…read more