Yes, I love books. Yes, I spend more money with them than probably I should (this statement being based solely on the facts that some books are still waiting in the queue… without any forecast of when they will be read).
So… why such a hostile title for this post?
BECAUSE I CAN’T READ THEM!
In Japan… japanese books. Makes sense, of course! But I can’t read them!
On the big book stores I could find books in English, but they were considerably few, and a lot more expensive. And on the normal smaller bookstores all around the city, the situation was always like this: