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  • Subway Manners…For Ghosts
    Subway Manners…For Ghosts
  • The Best Places To See Pink Rivers of Cherry Blossom Petals
    The Best Places To See Pink Rivers of Cherry Blossom Petals
  • The Scourge Of The Orange Jacket
    The Scourge Of The Orange Jacket
  • Hacking Hanami: How To Get Yourself Invited To A Cherry Blossom Party
    Hacking Hanami: How To Get Yourself Invited To A Cherry Blossom Party
  • Soft Drink Flavors I Do Not Want To Try
    Soft Drink Flavors I Do Not Want To Try
  • Spot The Elvis
    Spot The Elvis
  • Plum Blossoms Lit Up At Night
    Plum Blossoms Lit Up At Night
  • Flowers By Naked 2019
    Flowers By Naked 2019
  • Shirakawago In The Snow
    Shirakawago In The Snow
  • Tokyo International Quilt Festival 2019 PART TWO: Just Beautiful
    Tokyo International Quilt Festival 2019 PART TWO: Just Beautiful
  • “Digitized Lakeside and Forest” Outdoor Art Installation
    “Digitized Lakeside and Forest” Outdoor Art Installation
  • Tokyo International Quilt Festival 2019 PART ONE: Eyepopping Japanese Motif Quilts
    Tokyo International Quilt Festival 2019 PART ONE: Eyepopping Japanese Motif Quilts
  • Lighting Up The Winter Night
    Lighting Up The Winter Night
  • Before There Was Uber Eats, There Was…
    Before There Was Uber Eats, There Was…
  • Dogs In Kimonos: Shiba Edition!
    Dogs In Kimonos: Shiba Edition!
  • And This Year’s Winners In The Tournament Of Weird Japanese Appliances Are…
    And This Year’s Winners In The Tournament Of Weird Japanese Appliances Are…
  • How To Survive New Year’s In Japan
    How To Survive New Year’s In Japan
  • Top Ten Crazy Holiday Gifts From Japan 2018
    Top Ten Crazy Holiday Gifts From Japan 2018
  • Department Of Seasonal Pet Humiliation: This Year’s Santa Cat Costume
    Department Of Seasonal Pet Humiliation: This Year’s Santa Cat Costume
  • Cat Feet Chair Socks!
    Cat Feet Chair Socks!
  • Where To See The Best Illuminations In Tokyo 2018
    Where To See The Best Illuminations In Tokyo 2018
  • Gateway To Chrysanthemum Bliss?
    Gateway To Chrysanthemum Bliss?
  • Remote Control Hell At The Traditional Inn
    Remote Control Hell At The Traditional Inn
  • Chrysanthemums Like You’ve Never Seen Before
    Chrysanthemums Like You’ve Never Seen Before
  • Smart Illumination Yokohama 2018: ALL THE YES
    Smart Illumination Yokohama 2018: ALL THE YES
  • The Shiba Inu Vending Machine
    The Shiba Inu Vending Machine
  • Failed Rock Gardens Of Japan
    Failed Rock Gardens Of Japan
  • The Fox Wedding Vending Machine
    The Fox Wedding Vending Machine
  • Totoro Cream Puffs
    Totoro Cream Puffs
  • Things I Never Envisioned Myself Owning
    Things I Never Envisioned Myself Owning

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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