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The Travelling Cat Chronicles

By Hiro Arikawa
  • ISBN Code: : 0735235244
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 208
  • Category : Fiction
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We take journeys to explore exotic new places and to return to the comforts of home, to visit old acquaintances and to make new friends. But the most important journey is the one that shows us how to follow our hearts... An instant and international bestseller, The Travelling Cat Chronicles has charmed readers around the world. With simple yet descriptive prose, this novel gives voice to Nana the cat and his owner, Satoru, as they take to the road on a journey with no other purpose than to visit three of Satoru's longtime friends. Or so Nana is led to believe... With his crooked tail--a sign of good fortune--and adventurous spirit, Nana is the perfect companion for the man who took him in as a stray. As they travel in a silver van across Japan, with its ever-changing scenery and seasons, they will learn the true meaning of courage and gratitude, of loyalty and love.

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  • Pdf File: catland.pdf

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An irresistible and colorful celebration of Japan’s thriving cat culture. In Japan, cats rule. And the country’s feline love affair is now a worldwide phenomenon. From cat cafés and Hello Kitty to the familiar sight of a maneki neko (“beckoning cat”) waving its paw from a shop window, cat lovers all over the world are more immersed in Japan’s cat culture than they may realize. With charming storytelling, Catland will introduce you to cats practicing to become monks, a designer who makes cat costumes inspired by the fashions of 18th-century France, and skilled craftsmen who build pieces of fine furniture precisely scaled down to suit feline customers. Packed with photographs, works of art, pop culture and folklore, Catland is the perfect gift for the cat lover in your life.

Japanese–English Translation

By Judy Wakabayashi
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Book Code : 1000192393
  • Total of Pages : 256
  • Category : Foreign Language Study
  • Members : 753
  • Pdf File: japanese-english-translation.pdf

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This volume is a textbook for aspiring translators of Japanese into English, as well as a reference work for professional Japanese–English translators and for translator educators. Underpinned by sound theoretical principles, it provides a solid foundation in the practice of Japanese–English translation, then extends this to more advanced levels. Features include: 13 thematic chapters, with subsections that explore common pitfalls and challenges facing Japanese–English translators and the pros and cons of different procedures exercises after many of these subsections abundant examples drawn from a variety of text types and genres and translated by many different translators This is an essential resource for postgraduate students of Japanese–English translation and Japanese language, professional Japanese–English translators and translator educators. It will also be of use and interest to advanced undergraduates studying Japanese.

The Community Cat Chronicles 2: New kittens on the block

By Lachlan Madsen,Eleanor Nilsson
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  • Publisher : Marshall Cavendish International Asia Pte Ltd
  • Book Code : 9814928976
  • Total of Pages :
  • Category : Juvenile Fiction
  • Members : 351
  • Pdf File: the-community-cat-chronicles-2.pdf

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Theodora Tuxedo wasn’t the only feline to arrive and stay with Eugene’s family at Block 223. Firstborn, a son Satu (also a tuxedo but in white mess dress), would plop out with a mewl into Stepdad’s pyjama pants one early Sunday morning, with tortoiseshell Dua and calico Tiga to follow. There’s a lot to learn if you’re a kitten: how to use your whiskers, how to know when a rat is a rat (and when it isn’t) and how to accept the tail you’ve been born with. Loving her life now as an indoor cat, shunning her past life as a stray, Theodora can’t understand the kittens’ eagerness to venture back “outdoors” into the community. Along with Theodora’s (and Zigzag’s) unexpected offspring, The Community Cat Chronicles 2 – New Kittens on the Block delightfully shares imagined stories of real residents, both two legged and four, around the housing estates of Avenue 1.

Yang Mesti Dibenci Itu Cinta

By Albait Mubaroq
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Gradien Mediatama
  • Book Code : 602208184X
  • Total of Pages : 284
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 497
  • Pdf File: yang-mesti-dibenci-itu-cinta.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Hidup bagaikan misteri pagi. Suasana pagi yang indah, belum tentu menggambarkan keseluruhan hari. Bahkan, bisa saja nanti justru mengobrak-abrik hati. Permasalahan dalam hidup ini adalah proses pendewasaan diri perihal bagaimana cara kita menghadapi, bukannya menghindari. Sebab, segala permasalahan tak bisa terelakkan. Kita hanya perlu membuka mata, tetap tegar, dan terus bersabar. Agar hati yang lepuh perlahan-lahan menjadi nurani yang sembuh Buku persembahan penerbit GradienMediatama

En katts resedagbok

By Hiro Arikawa
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  • Publisher : Bokförlaget Nona
  • Book Code : 9188901238
  • Total of Pages :
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 269
  • Pdf File: en-katts-resedagbok.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Ibland måste man färdas långt för att kunna se vad som finns mitt framför ögonen ... Nana vet varken vart de är på väg eller varför de gör den här resan. Men han trivs med att sitta i en silverfärgad van bredvid sin älskade husse Satoru. Tillsammans far de tvärs över Japan och hälsar på hos gamla vänner. Men varför reser de? Och varför är alla så intresserade av Nana? När det går upp för honom brister hans lilla hjärta och han gör allt för att få ett slut på äventyret. En katts resedagbok av Hiro Arikawa är en hyllning till livet och vänskapen, och till de små ting som ofta skänker oss störst glädje. Det är en gripande berättelse som fängslat läsare världen över.

Cat's Call (Chronicles of Charlie Waterman Book 1)

By Duncan-Drake, Natasha
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  • Publisher : Wittegen Press
  • Book Code : 1908333006
  • Total of Pages :
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 688
  • Pdf File: cat-s-call.pdf

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"This gripped me from start to finish. The world created here is both believable and wonderfully fantastical." - Helen - Goodreads Charlie doesn't believe in destiny, unfortunately destiny believes in him. Accosted by a small clay, feline figurine, Charlie finds himself the chosen of the Cat Spirit, one of the Seven Great Spirits who protect the Balance of Existence. When he wakes up with a tail that will not go away no matter how he ignores it, he has to believe what is going on is real. At eighteen, Charlie isn't old, but he's two years past the threshold for dealing with magic for the first time, apparently. This makes him weird, even in Between, a realm of magic, prophecy and shapeshifting. He could live without the earthquakes, thanks. So now he has to: figure out magic; get along with five scarily competent sixteen year olds and one prickly vampire to form a team; and last but not least, be prepared to go to any world, in any universe when sent there by the Seer, so the Balance of Existence isn't destroyed by agents of chaos. All of which his mentor, Akari, assures him he did say yes to, even if he doesn't remember that part! Charlie has never thought of himself as a hero, but Existence depends on him coming to terms with the fact that he is.

The Chronicles of Clovis

By Saki
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Good Press
  • Book Code : EAN:4057664102751
  • Total of Pages : 211
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 467
  • Pdf File: the-chronicles-of-clovis.pdf

Book Short Summary:

"The Chronicles of Clovis" by Saki. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

Sade Bir Ev Hanımı

By Efsane Lüleciler
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Efsane Lüleciler
  • Book Code : N.a
  • Total of Pages : 96
  • Category : Biography & Autobiography
  • Members : 800
  • Pdf File: sade-bir-ev-hanımı.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Gerçek bir hayat hikayesi ya da bir aile romanı diyebiliriz aslında ama bir blog halinde yazıldı ve günlük gibi tutuldu. Günlük yaşadıklarımla geçmişim iç içe size İzmirli eski bir ailenin ve bir kızkardeşim hikayesini anlatacağım. Herkes bir prenses olmak için yetiştirilmedi.

The Owens Chronicles

By Amanda Lynn Petrin
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  • Publisher : Amanda Lynn Petrin
  • Book Code : 1989950280
  • Total of Pages :
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 171
  • Pdf File: the-owens-chronicles.pdf

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”After centuries of hunting my family, it all came down to this. By the end of the night, I was either going to defeat him, or die trying... When Lucy Owens discovers her dark ancestry, she must claim her birthright or follow in the tragic footsteps of the women who came before her. After a quiet, sheltered life with her guardians, Lucy Owens can’t wait to graduate high school so she can go off to college and reinvent herself in a world where no one knows her. Instead, she finds herself hunted by an army of Gifteds, a subset of humans with supernatural abilities. As she discovers more about herself and her ancestors, to whom she bears a striking resemblance, she realizes that she doesn’t even know herself. At all. With the help of Embry and Gabriel, two Gifteds sworn to protect her, Lucy will have to let go of her fears, then dig deep into herself, her past, and her ancestry if she wants even a chance of surviving. The Owens Chronicles is a Young Adult Urban Fantasy trilogy by Amanda Lynn Petrin. Fans of The Vampire Diaries and Twilight will love this paranormal adventure within The Gifted Chronicles Series! Get lost in The Owens Chronicles today! Contents Include: Prophecy Destiny Legacy