A couple of book sales this week:
Kinokuniya Co., Ltd., Japan’s largest bookstore, will hold a “Foreign Book Mega Sale” offering some 30,000 foreign books with discounts of 30-60 percent, at Shinjuku Takashimaya Department Store.
On sale will include: Mass-market paperbacks (fiction/non-fiction), hard covers (fiction/non-fiction), reference books, children’s books, visual books (interior, fashion, cooking, craft, photography, fine art, etc.), travel books, comics, science books, computer books, 2003 calendars and French/German books.
Dates: Feb. 20-Feb. 24, 2003 (Feb. 20-23: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and on Feb. 24: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.)
Venue: Event space, 10F Shinjuku Takashimaya Department Store
Information: Call the foreign book section of Kinokuniya Shinjuku South Store at (03) 5361-3301.
Shimada Yosho Foreign Book Bargain Sale
A bargain sale offering discounts of 20-70 percent for books on gardening, flower arrangement, art, design, photography, architecture, interior, cooking as well as picture books.
Dates: Feb. 8-Feb. 23, 2003 (11 a.m.-8 p.m.)
Venue: Shimada Yosho Book Store, 5-5-25 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Information: Call Shimada Yosho at (03) 3407-3863.