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10 thoughts on “棒の哀しみ Bō no kanashimi

  1. says:

    There it was Eyeing me I'd never read Japanses hard boiled before and I wasn't sure if I should start now Reluctantly I grabbed the book and started reading Bullets Death Dames Fifty pages later I knew I had to do something about this book When I brought it back to the library the libraian looked at me with nervous eyes This book had hardly ever been checked out since being acuired It was good I said She never asked me but I told her anyway

  2. says:

    The prose was spare The mood hardboiled The narrator an antihero At times of a character study of a mid life crisis yakuza style than a plot exactly you had to add the story yourself which was a chore at first but after a while a pleasurable one Our hero was a nasty piece of work but still our hero even though he did some unheroic things Wa

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    I liked this than most of the GR reviews I've seen The book is episodic and the plot is minimal But the thread is there and runs from beginning to end The book follows a Yakuza boss named Tanaka The first half follows him in the third person the second in the first person And he proves to be a fairly interesting character The other characters are also well drawn and interesting especially the women And the topic of the book is aft

  4. says:

    Oh that poor little fish Thank goodness Tanaka did not keep a fluffy animal

  5. says:

    This might be an excellent piece of yakuza literature but I can’t say I enjoyed it Interesting enough to read till the end even though I ca

  6. says:

    A great piece of introspective hardboiled Japanese fiction Instead of a detective as so many writers of hardboiled fiction are apt to fall bac

  7. says:

    Fantastic Yakuza story The first half is spoken from the main character's point of view in his own voice The second half is related in the third person Inside the man Outside the man Which is the real man? Which man is better? Is this not every man's issue in life?Our mid range Yakuza member is being groomed to take some control start his own sub gang with him as boss However he doesn't want it He's basically

  8. says:

    I just finished reading Kenzo Kitakata’s Ashes It was a really intriguing read about a middle aged Japanese yakuza The book sounded so intriguing before I bought it I have been on a Japanese novel kick ever since I read Out by Natsuo Kirino But the first couple of dozen pages seems really boring and slow It was told in two parts

  9. says:

    A solid piece of Yakuza fiction though I can't say I'm aware of there really being a genre for this kind of stuff The first half or so is episodic and the second half is an actual organized story It's worth a read if you think the Yakuza is at least sort of interesting

  10. says:

    One of my favorite book covers

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棒の哀しみ Bō no kanashimi

Ter Unfolding thorugh chiseled sketches and run through with tantalizing motifs Kitakata's masterpiece follows th. Oh that poor little fish Thank goodness Tanaka did not keep a fluffy animal

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E fortunes of a yakuza mobster as his moment of truth approaches Cool real and cleansing Ashes is a literary toni. I just finished reading Kenzo Kitakata s Ashes It was a really intriguing read about a middle aged Japanese yakuza The book sounded so intriguing before I bought it I have been on a Japanese novel kick ever since I read Out by Natsuo Kirino But the first couple of dozen pages seems really boring and slow It was told in two parts one from the outside with the main character Tanaka being seen in third person The second part of the book was told from Tanaka s internal perspective The staccato pace of the sentences and thoughts seemed disconnected at the beginning of the book however it developed into a solid rhythm as the book progressed I d highly recommend this book to read

Summary ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Kenzo Kitakata

The vice and virtues of middle age are espied with an eagle eye in this hardboiled story about a mid career gangs. The prose was spare The mood hardboiled The narrator an antihero At times of a character study of a mid life crisis yakuza style than a plot exactly you had to add the story yourself which was a chore at first but after a while a pleasurable one Our hero was a nasty piece of work but still our hero even though he did some unheroic things Was there a perverted sense of justice Or just perversion For folk who like their crime yarns mean and moody and endings grey rather than black and whiteDownload my starter library for free here and receive my monthly newsletter with book recommendations galore for the Japanophile crime fiction lover in all of us

  • Hardcover
  • 219
  • 棒の哀しみ Bō no kanashimi
  • Kenzo Kitakata
  • English
  • 07 July 2018
  • 9781932234022

About the Author: Kenzo Kitakata

北方 謙三 was the 10th president of the Mystery Writers of Japan 1997 2001