Books & Movies Reviews

Read our book and movie reviews to find out what our Library staff, volunteers and patrons are reading and get recommendations for your next library item.

Check out some of these books available to borrow on JFT OverDrive!

Attack on Titan

Hajime Isayama

Nodame Cantabile

Tomoko Ninomiya

The Buried Giant

Kazuo Ishiguro

In This Corner of the World

Sunao Katabuchi

The Stationmaster

Jiro Asada

Kimi ni Todoke

Karuho Shiina

Pachinko

Min Jin Lee

What Do You Do with an Idea?

Kobi Yamada and Mae Besom

Thermae Romae

Mari Yamazaki

Heaven

Mieko Kawakami

A Silent Voice

Naoko Yamada

The Briefcase

Hiromi Kawakami

Cutie and the Boxer

Zachary Heinzerling

Drainspotting

Remo Camerota

The Travelling Cat Chronicles

Hiro Arikawa

Millennium Actress

Satoshi Kon

A Man

Keiichiro Hirano

The Beast Player

Nahoko Uehashi

Witch Hat Atelier

Kamome Shirahama

Tokyo Ueno Station

Miri Yu

Bam and Kero Series

Yuka Shimada

The Little Book of Ikigai

Ken Mogi

Before the Coffee Gets Cold

Toshikazu Kawaguchi

The I Wonder Bookstore

Shinsuke Yoshitake

The Devotion of Suspect X

Keigo Higashino

The Ten Loves of Nishno

Hiromi Kawakami

Automatic Eve

Rokuro Inui