| Asian Tofu: Discover the Best, Make Your Own, and Cook It at Home (Hardcover) |
From sleek, silken tofu with delicate toppings to piping-hot fried satchels in a robust sauce, tofu provides a versatile canvas for the intricate flavors and textures that Asian and vegetarian cooks have long enjoyed. America has embraced tofu as a healthy, affordable ingredient. While it has been welcomed into sophisticated mainstream dining, tofu is often hidden in Western guises and in limited applications.
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| || Astro Boy Essays (Fred Schodt) |
The pioneering genius of Japan's "god of manga," Osamu Tezuka (1928-1989), is examined through his life's masterwork: Tetsuwan Atomu. Also known as Mighty Atom or Astro Boy, Tetsuwan Atom was a comic series featuring a cute little android who yearns to be more human. The history of Tetsuwan Atomu and Tezuka's role in it is a road map to understanding the development of new media in Japan and the United States.
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| || Atelier Series: Official Chronicle Artbook (Color) |
The Atelier series has become a favorite of many RPG gamers, with its unique blend of alchemy and action set in a vibrant and magical fantasy world. Now the gorgeous artwork behind this long-running series is collected for all fans of the series to enjoy. This volume collects character designs, promotional artwork, profile data, creator interviews, and more.
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| Atelier: Artworks of Arland Artbook (Color) |
Atelier: Artworks of Arland collects the wonderful artwork behind the Arland trilogy - Atelier Rorona, Atelier Totori, and Atelier Meruru. Included are the spectacular character designs of Mel Kishida, plus promotional art, pin-ups, rough sketches, character profiles, and more.
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| || Attack on Titan Guidebook: Inside and Outside |
The definitive guide to the secrets of the Attack on Titan universe. A single volume of nearly 400 pages, including more than 16 color pages in the center, this guidebook contains concept art, complete character profiles, and setting details - even Titan papercraft!
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| || Audition: Illustrations & The Making Artbook (Import) (Korean) |
This hardcover art book contains many unique and beautiful color spreads of the characters of Audition not seen in the individual volumes. From fashion cut-outs, to pictures of everyday life in Seoul, to draft sketches of each character, Ms. Chon has warmly invited all her fans to glimpse into her creative psyche via this art book.
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| Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Art of (Hardcover) (Color) |
An unprecedented look at the concept, design, and production art behind this smash-hit series, Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Art of the Animated Series chronicles the show's development - from the very first sketch through to the series finale and beyond - along with behind-the-scenes commentary from series creators Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino.
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| || Bad Book, The |
Who wants to hang out with The Bad Guy, The Liar, and The Thief? Aranzi Aranzo does! Take the notorious cuteness of Japanese crafts to the next level with The Bad Book, full of mischief and fun (but mostly mischief). The Bad Book is full of comics vignettes that give life to The Bad Guy and his best friend The Liar, who will teach you it's not always a bad thing to be the bad guy. You'll see.
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| || Banzai Banquets: Party Dishes That Pack a Punch |
Ask anyone about catering and party meals, and they will all say they wish to see dishes that are easy to make and equally easy on the eyes. For the best experiences, they also hope for a few surprises to their senses, as even little dishes and stylish decorative designs can turn a good into great. So for even the most busy of times, food coordinator Riko Yamawaki, of Tokyo's Riko's Kitchen cooking school, has compiled a treasure-trove of casually stylish dishes that will make every meal a memorable event and every party into a bash!
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| Basho's Narrow Road: Spring and Autumn Passages |
Matsuo Basho (1644-94) is considered Japan's greatest haiku poet. Narrow Road to the Interior (Oku no Hosomichi) is his masterpiece. In Basho's Narrow Road: Spring and Autumn Passages, poet and translator Hiroaki Sato presents the complete work in English and examines the threads of history, geography, philosophy, and literature that are woven into Basho's exposition.
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| || Basic Anatomy for the Manga Artist |
This is an anatomy book strictly for the manga artist. Packed with dynamic step-by-step demonstrations detailing how to draw correctly proportioned manga faces and bodies, plus lots of tips and tricks of the trade, this practical guide has everything aspiring beginners need to start drawing convincing manga characters.
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| || Basic Japanese Through Comics Book 1 |
This book presents some very basic words and phrases, along with some that are not usually considered "basic" at all, but the Mangajin method can make even advanced material accessible to students at all levels.
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