In Ukrainian-American novelist Yuriy Tarnawsky’s new trilogy The Placebo Effect (JEF Books), the themes of alienation, abandonment, and fear of death, developed in Like Blood in Water and elaborated in The Future of Giraffes, respectively the first and second book of The Placebo Effect Trilogy, …
Yokai Museum the Art of Japanese Supernatural Beings
Published by PIE Books
288p, color, softcover, 7"x10.25"
THIS IS HANDS DOWN MY FAVORITE BOOK OF THE HOLIDAY SEASON! Yokai Museum is an inspiring and delightful visual history of Japanese Folk Monsters, and I can't sing its praises loud enough. Taking forms varied from spirited household objects to amorphous furry blobs, giant cats to ghoulish mutants, the astoundingand brash variety of the yokai pantheon and the innate ferocious humor that goes into portraying them keeps me coming back and finding new surprises. FANTASTIC and Super Recommended - this is the kind of book if you pass it up, it's gonna haunt you