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Japanese Fiction: Home

Fiction from or about Japan.


Billington Library currently owns more than one hundred thirty-five titles relating to Japanese literature. These include poetry, drama, short stories, novels, and critical and biographical studies of individual works and authors, as well as studies of literary eras and genres. Listed below is an annotated bibliography of some representative novels and short stories of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.

An asterisk (*) indicates that the college library owns other titles by the author.


Novels by Japanese Authors Who Live Outside Japan

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