POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 , hosted by thestorygraph

A book set in Japan, host of the 2020 Olympics
All books added to this prompt

Tune in Tokyo: The Gaijin Diaries

Tim Anderson

nonfiction memoir travel
adventurous funny reflective medium-paced

292 pages | first published 2010

The Memory Police

Yōko Ogawa

fiction dystopian science fiction
reflective sad slow-paced

288 pages | first published 1994

The Housekeeper and the Professor

Yōko Ogawa with Stephen Snyder (Translator)

fiction contemporary
emotional reflective sad medium-paced

192 pages | first published 2003

Tokyo Ueno Station

Morgan Giles, Miri Yū, Yu Miri

fiction contemporary
reflective sad slow-paced

108 pages | first published 2014

Convenience Store Woman

Ginny Tapley Takemori, Sayaka Murata

fiction contemporary
funny reflective sad fast-paced

163 pages | first published 2016

The Travelling Cat Chronicles

Hiro Arikawa, Philip Gabriel

fiction contemporary
emotional lighthearted reflective relaxing slow-paced

288 pages | first published 2012

Before the Coffee Gets Cold

Toshikazu Kawaguchi

fiction fantasy
emotional hopeful sad medium-paced

272 pages | first published 2015

Kiki's Delivery Service

Eiko Kadono, Hayao Miyazaki

fiction fantasy
adventurous lighthearted medium-paced

111 pages | first published 1989

A Dream So Dark

The Nightmare-Verse #2

L.L. McKinney

fiction fantasy young adult
adventurous mysterious medium-paced

416 pages | first published 2019

Memoirs of a Geisha

Arthur Golden

fiction historical romance
emotional tense medium-paced

434 pages | first published 1997