Every day, stuff you’d never see anywhere else.

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  • Nail Queen
    Nail Queen
  • The Battle Against Unsightly Tans
    The Battle Against Unsightly Tans
  • Your One-Stop Shop for Cold Drinks and Heart Defibrillation
    Your One-Stop Shop for Cold Drinks and Heart Defibrillation
  • Elf/Dwarf Confusion
    Elf/Dwarf Confusion
  • Colonel Santa
    Colonel Santa
  • Mini Kimonos
    Mini Kimonos
  • Zombie Sardines
    Zombie Sardines
  • Doggy Dinner
    Doggy Dinner
  • Coffee, Tea, or a Shot of Hot Red Beans?
    Coffee, Tea, or a Shot of Hot Red Beans?
  • No Seaweed, Extra Chili Peppers
    No Seaweed, Extra Chili Peppers
  • Next I Want To See The Bonsai Tulip
    Next I Want To See The Bonsai Tulip
  • Rockabilly Daruma
    Rockabilly Daruma
  • Obscure Stuffies
    Obscure Stuffies
  • Happy Death Anniversary
    Happy Death Anniversary
  • No Rescuing Allowed
    No Rescuing Allowed
  • Speedboat Sushi
    Speedboat Sushi
  • Elvis is Alive and Performing in Yoyogi Park
    Elvis is Alive and Performing in Yoyogi Park
  • The Ur-Vending Machine
    The Ur-Vending Machine
  • Mozart-san
    Mozart-san
  • Dessert Pizza from Hell
    Dessert Pizza from Hell
  • The Vinegar Cafe
    The Vinegar Cafe
  • King Of Tattoo
    King Of Tattoo
  • More Alike Than You Might Think
    More Alike Than You Might Think
  • Midnight Mess
    Midnight Mess
  • Whale Bacon
    Whale Bacon
  • Giddyup, Giant Insect
    Giddyup, Giant Insect
  • Would You Like A Giant Bug With Your Coffee?
    Would You Like A Giant Bug With Your Coffee?
  • Love’s Eternal Flame
    Love’s Eternal Flame
  • Pikachu, Wedding Crasher
    Pikachu, Wedding Crasher
  • Little Red Riding Colonel
    Little Red Riding Colonel

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 The Last Tea Bowl Thief was chosen as an Editor’s Pick for Best Mystery, Thriller & Suspense on Amazon

For three hundred years, a missing tea bowl passes from one fortune-seeker to the next, changing the lives of all who possess it…read more

“A fascinating mix of history and mystery.” —Booklist

Jonelle Patrick writes novels set in Japan, produces the monthly e-magazine Japanagram, and blogs at Only In Japan and The Tokyo Guide I Wish I’d Had