Books by Yoko Tawada

THE EMISSARY by Yoko Tawada
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 24, 2018

"An ebullient meditation on language and time that feels strikingly significant in the present moment."
In this slim, impactful novel, surrealist master Tawada (Memoirs of a Polar Bear, 2016, etc.) imagines a dystopian Japan reckoning with its own identity. Read full book review >
MEMOIRS OF A POLAR BEAR by Yoko Tawada
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 8, 2016

"An absorbing work from a fascinating mind."
Three generations of polar bears navigate life as celebrities among humans. Read full book review >
WHERE EUROPE BEGINS by Yoko Tawada
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 28, 2002

Surrealistic distortions of the phenomena of cultural displacement and alienation dominate this elegant new collection of stories by the Japanese author of The Bridegroom Was a Dog (1998). Read full book review >