Books & Magazines

Books & Magazines

  • 104th Training Corp Diecut Blank Flash Cards   Attack on Titan
    In Japan, students study a lot, and one way they manage it is by coming up with great strategies for learning. One trick they've created are little blank study cards, white cards on a detachable ring for studying vocabulary, grammar points, and more. Here's a great set of Japanese-style study cards for you, complete with a cute image and cut out of the 104th Training Corps from Attack on Titan. Use them to learn Japanese! Contains 80 sheets.
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    $2.50
  • 12 Colors Start! First Copic illustration Official Guide Book
    Copic is a brand of marker pen from Japan by Too and their markers are the markers of choice for professional manga artists because of their superior line quality, precise tip sizes, and long lasting inkwells. This how-to-draw book will show you how to properly use these great marker pens like the professional manga artists in Japan. Start from scratch and work your way up to advance techniques, this book is perfect for beginners with lots of detailed photos and easy to follow instructions. 66 pages. The book recommends you have a 12 color set of Copic pens for coloring these illustrations.
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    $12.50
  • 20 -twenty- SIMPLE EDITION -- Toume Kei illustrations
    Toume Kei is a veteran manga artist who has been in the industry since 1992 who is famous for manga such as Kurogane and Lament of the Lamb. This is an amazing art book celebrating her 25 year anniversary. Comes with 151 of her unique illustrations from 1995 to 2013. This art book also comes with an interview corner. The art book's cover is printed on a linen textured paper which is a nice touch to complement the cover art.
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    $58.00
  • 7 Colors
    7 Colors is a brand new full color Kancolle doujinshi released by doujin circle VALRHONA for Comiket 94. If you're a fan of the series, you'll want to have a look at this as it features plenty of cute ship girls illustrated in a summer theme perfectly for you to enjoy.
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    $10.00
  • 88 Basic Patterns for Japanese Conversation
    J-List sells a lot of Japanese textbooks and study materials to help those who want to learn Japanese. Here is a new textbook for you to level up your Japanese. 88 Basic Patterns for Japanese Conversation. The book will further improve your Japanese with frequently used sentence patterns to master speaking Japanese like a native, along with explanations and similar expressions in English, which is good to deepen your understanding of the language. The book includes romaji, that is, Romanized Japanese text as well as the original hiragana, katakana and kanji, to help you read. Includes an audio CD inside the book.
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    $25.00
  • ADAMAZEIN - LeChat
    This is a fabulous photobook featuring singer and cosplayer "LeChat," who is super hot and she loves beautiful things and horror themes. Be amazed at LeChat's stylish cosplay from bright and colorful to dark and gothic. An amazing photobook for fans of cosplaying and beautiful girls.
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    $32.00
  • Adekan Visual Book
    Look no further if you are a fan of fan service laden historical shoujo manga Adekan. Nao Tsukiji is known for the intricate details of patterns in her art work as well as her illustrations of beautiful men and this art book has plenty of them. The construction of the art book is also amazing as it is a hard cover art book which is thread binded, a traditional and rather time consuming process which strengthens the binding of a book more than other binding methods used today. It also comes with a protective cover to protect the art book.
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    $33.00
  • Adorable
    If you love illustrations of cute kemonomimi girls, the talented artists over at doujin circle Alice Syndrome has a new original doujinshi art book featuring cute kemonomimi girls which they've created, wearing cute dresses and other sexy costumes while posing provocatively. 8 pages, all in full color.
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    $13.00
  • Ako Kurusu First Photobook
    Ako Kurusu is a thicc gravure idol with K-Cup breasts that exceeds the imagination. This is her first photo book which shows the many sides of herself. She poses for us in very sexy dresses that show her nice curvy body and 1.1 meters bust size. Great for Japanese idol photo book collectors!
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    $38.50
  • AM/PM -- Mirai Shida
    Mirai Shida is a popular award winning Japanese Actress who is known for her role in the popular TV series The Queen's Classroom as well as her voice acting role in movies such as The Secret World of Arrietty. There are tons of high quality pictures for her fans to look at what goes on in her daily schedule. She poses for us in her daily clothes, dresses and more, you'll enjoy this hard cover photo book.
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    Regular Price: $40.00

    Special Price $36.00

  • Angel plus Kareshi
    For fans of Boy's Love here is an amazing collection of short BL stories published by Poe Backs. Enjoy reading a huge collection of stories with 24 contributing artists such as Mitsuru, Chadako, Imura, Reiji, Rikko, Tanuki, Yumino Tamami and many more over 164 pages.
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    $12.25
  • Animal Girls Collection   DOG ver. (Moe Encyclopedia)
    Animal Girls Collection is the latest series of moe encyclopedia that introduces a topic and turn them into cute girl illustrations. This book is all about moe animal girls with a focus on man's best friend, the dog. Enjoy 140+ pages of the cutest dog girls you've ever seen while learning about various breeds of dogs from all over the world like Dalmatians, German Shepherds, Japanese spitz, Bulldogs, and more. The book also showcases famous dogs in history and fiction like Toto from The Wizard of Oz or Laika the Soviet space dog who became the first animal to orbit the Earth or Hachiko, the famous dog in Japan who's faithfulness to his master became a national symbol of loyalty. Also, included is a list of famous people who owned dogs like Alexander the Great, Charles Darwin, Queen Victoria, and John F. Kennedy. A wonderful guide to the world of dogs. Great for collectors of high quality artbooks from Japan.
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    $22.00
  • Animedia April 2018
    Enjoy an all-new issue of Animedia, one of the most popular visual art and culture magazines from Japan. Published by Gakushukan, each issue of Animedia is a treat for fans, loaded with artwork and information on the newest anime series, with a special focus on anime and games for fujoshi, otome and other female fans. You also get free omake stuff with every issue! In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Gintama, Osomatsu-san, My Hero Academia, Wake Up, Girls!, Prince of Tennis, IDOLM@STER, Nanatsu no Taizai, Card Captor Sakura, GIRLS und PANZER, Boruto, Shokugeki no Soma, Houshin Engi, and Love Live! Sunshine!. Also comes with a Attack on Titan Poster and a bonus Calendar featuring your favorite series.
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    $10.00
  • Animedia April 2019
    Enjoy an all-new issue of Animedia, one of the most popular visual art and culture magazines from Japan. Published by Gakushukan, each issue of Animedia is a treat for fans, loaded with artwork and information on the newest anime series, with a special focus on anime and games for fujoshi, otome and other female fans. You also get free omake stuff with every issue!
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    $12.50
  • Animedia August 2018
    Enjoy an all-new issue of Animedia, one of the most popular visual art and culture magazines from Japan. Published by Gakushukan, each issue of Animedia is a treat for fans, loaded with artwork and information on the newest anime series, with a special focus on anime and games for fujoshi, otome and other female fans. You also get free omake stuff with every issue! In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Baki, Free!, Gintama, Detective Conan, Attack on Titan, Gegege no Kitarou, Shinya! Tensai Bakabon, IDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls Movie, Cardcaptor Sakura, Yama no Susume and more. You also get lots of extras, like an Attack on Titan Clear File, Popular Seiyuu Data File book, and lots of posters.
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    Regular Price: $12.00

    Special Price $10.00

  • Animedia Mar 2019
    Enjoy an all-new issue of Animedia, one of the most popular visual art and culture magazines from Japan. Published by Gakushukan, each issue of Animedia is a treat for fans, loaded with artwork and information on the newest anime series, with a special focus on anime and games for fujoshi, otome and other female fans. You also get free omake stuff with every issue! In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Free! -Dive to the Future-, Detective Conan, Yuri!!! on Ice, Kemono Friends 2, Code Geass, Gintama, Jojo's Bizarre Adventure, Sword Art Online Alicization, and more. There are eight pinups plus a Free! -Dive to the Future- Original Clear File and iRis & Wake Up, Girls! Handwriting Profile Book.
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    $12.00
  • Back Stage! vol. 3
    This is a brand new original manga written by Okushou and drawn by Niimaru Yuu, published by Zenon Comics. The story revolves around the darker side of the idol show business. Our main heroine is the manager for an upcoming idol group named "Milestone", who gets into a difficult position after the idols failed to gain popularity. Unless they pay back the money the company has invested in them, they will have to debut as AV actresses. This is volume 3.
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    $10.50
  • BACKGROUND ARTWORKS - mocha
    This is a gorgeous artbook featuring background illustrations by the artist known as "mocha,' with 180 paintings divided into 4 themes: Sky, Fantasy, Scenes, and Ruins. Also included in the artbook are bilingual (Japanese and English) explanations of how mocha created those backgrounds for aspiring artists to learn or people who are curious how mocha came up with these amazing backgrounds. A great new artbook from Japan!
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    $36.00
  • Basic Kanji Drill New -- 1st Grade
    For students of Japanese who want another way to increase their kanji skills, or for those who just want a good way to practice, here is a kanji workbook to get you up to speed starting from the Japanese first grade school level. This workbook takes you through step-by-step exercises that give you writing practice for the basic kanji characters learned by lower level Japanese elementary school students, with basic-use words that are probably familiar to second or third level Japanese language learners who can already read Hiragana. Includes writing exercises and quizzes with an answer key. 64 pages. Great for studying the JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test).
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    $2.85
  • Basic Kanji Drill New -- 2nd Grade
    For students of Japanese who want another way to increase their kanji skills, or for those who just want a good way to practice, here is a kanji workbook to get you up to speed starting from the Japanese second grade school level. This workbook takes you through step-by-step exercises that give you writing practice for the basic kanji characters learned by lower level Japanese elementary school students, with basic-use words that are probably familiar to second or third level Japanese language learners who can already read Hiragana. Includes writing exercises and quizzes with an answer key. 64 pages. Great for studying the JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test).
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    $3.25
  • Battle Spirits illustrations Diva Designs
    If you love collecting art books which features a ton of cute illustrations of girls, this may be a good addition to your current collection. This is the art book of Battle Spirits, a fairly known trading card game in Japan. Jam packed with tons of cute illustrations featuring the works of artists such as Akabane, Nimoshi, Compta, Refeia and many more for you to enjoy.
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    $35.00
  • Breakin' Girls! vol. 1
    This is a fun new manga by kirikirimai and Manga Time KR Comics about a girl named Hana Ninomiya who discovers the charm of break dancing and establishes a break dancing club at her school. If you like to see cute girls do cute break dancing then this manga is for you! 5 chapters and 140+ pages.
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    $8.00
  • Can you sell it to me? - Watashini Karada, Utteminai?
    If you are looking for a story intense yuri manga, here's a popular yuri manga by Haiji Sanada published by Yurihime Comics. Everything was perfect for Tsukasa until one day her mom passes away in an accident and her dad ran away after borrowing money from the yakuza. One day she is visited by the yakuza asking for the money her dad took in her torn down apartment. She meets the beautiful Reiko who then asks her if she would sell herself to her. Comes with 6 chapters over 198 pages completing the entire story.
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    $12.00
  • Chotto Doki Doki suru Onnanoko no Shigusa wo Kaku Illust Pose Shu
    For aspiring artists who needs a little more information on to make their art better, here is another How to Draw art book that teaches you the essential information of drawing girls that will make your heart skip a beat. It has 162 pages of in depth study on poses seen daily to help you master drawing everyday poses that look natural and pleasing to the eyes such as. You'll be able to finally draw appealing everyday poses that will make people skip a heartbeat learning from this art book!
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    $32.00
  • Cinqante! - Fumie Nakajima Photobook
    Fumie Nakajima is a popular actress and gravure idol from Nagano. Known as Japan's sexiest 50 year old. Still sporting a very healthy and sexy body that wouldn't lose to a younger lady, there are tons of high quality pictures for her fans to look at and enjoy her sexy body. In this hard cover photo book she poses for us in very sexy dresses that show a nice cleavage, sexy lingerie and bikini's, and other sexy costumes.
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    Regular Price: $42.00

    Special Price $38.00

  • Coccon Compile 2
    Selector infected WIXXOS and Lostorage incited WIXOSS fans, don't miss out on this! Popular illustrator MayusakiYuu brings us this fully colored doujinshi artbook featuring various LRIG characters from the moe card game series. 30 pages of high quality printing and artwork. Great for collectors!
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    $18.85
  • Comic Cune April 2019
    This is the April 2019 issue of Comic CUNE, pronounced "kyuuun," which is a sound of a soaring airplane, or a soaring heart, to the Japanese. The point of the magazine is to present the cutest and most popular 4-koma (for panel) manga comics in Japan today. Japanese language only. 350+ pages. This issue features many cute manga, including Yuri Moyou, Gal to Otaku wa Wakariaenai, Shimeji Simulation, Hinako Note, Orenchi no Maid-san, Otome Bare, Kudamimi no Neko, and more.
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    Regular Price: $6.85

    Special Price $6.00

  • Comic CUNE Mar 2019
    This is the January 2019 issue of Comic CUNE, pronounced "kyuuun," which is a sound of a soaring airplane, or a soaring heart, to the Japanese. The point of the magazine is to present the cutest and most popular 4-koma (for panel) manga comics in Japan today. Japanese language only. 350+ pages. This issue features many cute manga, including Nyanko Days, Otome Bare, Tonari no Kyuuketsuki-san, Kudamimi no Neko, Kinjo no Nanako-san, Renai Kinshi Rakuen, Ayakashiko, and more. Plus you get a Shimeji Simulation Clear File Holder.
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    Regular Price: $11.00

    Special Price $6.00

  • Comic Yuri Hime May 2019
    Welcome to the new Comic Yuri Hime, a great new offering from our favorite "yuri" monger company, about girls who love girls. It's a super thick monthly manga containing nothing but stories about sweet girls in love, girls confessing love to other girls, girls discovering each other for the first time, childhood friends becoming more than friends, and more. It's a great new comic that all of lesbian drama from Japan will enjoy! In this issue, you get more than 17+ awesome chapters dedicated to fans of girls who love girls. You get great major stories like the latest chapters of citrus+, Salad Bowl, Goodbye Dystopia, itoshikoishi, plus lots of other stories. 500+ pages, it's great!
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    $11.00
  • Comic Yurihime April 2019
    Welcome to the new Comic Yuri Hime, a great new offering from our favorite "yuri" monger company, about girls who love girls. It's a super thick monthly manga containing nothing but stories about sweet girls in love, girls confessing love to other girls, girls discovering each other for the first time, childhood friends becoming more than friends, and more. It's a great new comic that all of lesbian drama from Japan will enjoy! In this issue, you get more than 17+ awesome chapters dedicated to fans of girls who love girls. You get great major stories like the latest chapters of Yuru Yuri, Salad Bowl, Watashi no Yuri wa Oshigoto desu!, itoshikoishi, plus lots of other stories. 500+ pages, it's great!
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    $11.00
  • Comic Yurihime Mar 2019
    Welcome to the new Comic Yuri Hime, a great new offering from our favorite "yuri" monger company, about girls who love girls. It's a super thick monthly manga containing nothing but stories about sweet girls in love, girls confessing love to other girls, girls discovering each other for the first time, childhood friends becoming more than friends, and more. It's a great new comic that all of lesbian drama from Japan will enjoy! In this issue, you get more than 17+ awesome chapters dedicated to fans of girls who love girls. You get great major stories like the latest chapters of Yuru Yuri, Tsuki ga Kirei desune, Luminas Blue, Scarlet, plus lots of other stories. 500+ pages, it's great!
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    $10.00
  • Composition of illustrations Complete Master
    J-List stocks many great "how to draw," spending many different areas of art, one of the most important is how illustrations are closed and structured. That's the subject of this book, it gives you lots of points about how to set up a really good illustration, how to "see" the segmentation that in the image, where to place your subjects, how to handle camera angles, and more. 128 pages, with lots of color.
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    $26.00
  • Comptiq April 2019
    Those yearning for the inside scoop on all things moe and bishoujo, your search is over! Comptiq (also Romanized as Compteac) is a definitive monthly who's-who of beautiful anime and game girls with complete, full-color news and in-depth articles on the latest and greatest characters in Japan. Not only is this magazine loaded with beautiful moe-kei (super cute anime) manga and visuals exploring the current gorgeous characters in anime and PC dating-sim games in Japan today, you also get lots of free stuff. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Fate/grand order, Fate/stay night, Kizuna Ai, and Kantai Collection. It also features posters, including a goant poster for the fun quiz RPG called Kuroneko no With. It's so cute!
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    $12.50
  • Comptiq Feb 2019
    Those yearning for the inside scoop on all things moe and bishoujo, your search is over! Comptiq (also Romanized as Compteac) is a definitive monthly who's-who of beautiful anime and game girls with complete, full-color news and in-depth articles on the latest and greatest characters in Japan. Not only is this magazine loaded with beautiful moe-kei (super cute anime) manga and visuals exploring the current gorgeous characters in anime and PC dating-sim games in Japan today, you also get lots of free stuff. In this issue: See great posters, character info and full page illustrations from Fate/grand order, Kizuna Ai, Kantai Collection, Shironeko Project, Granblue Fantasy and many more. You also get a special plastic stand for your spectacles, featuring virtual Youtuber Mito Tsukino.
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    Regular Price: $12.00

    Special Price $10.00

  • Connecting with Kanji - A Workbook for Beginners
    When you're not from a country that uses Kanji characters, nothing seems more difficult than learning how to read and write Chinese characters. However, it's not hard at all if you approach it the right way. This is an outstanding book that helps you form connections in your brain that make it easy to learn to read Kanji characters. For example, understanding that the character for "person" looks like a person, and the character for "stop" looks like a policeman holding a stop sign. Best of all, this book features translations for English, Chinese, Indonesian, and Vietnamese. So you can use it without a teacher! The answers to the test problems are also included at the back of the book. 180 pages total.
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    $29.50
  • Coro Coro Comic Feb 2019
    Coro Coro comic gets its name from the Japanese word "koro koro" (something that is thick, fat and small, a term endeared by children and lovers of cuteness alike). Jam packed with explosive artwork, Coro Coro is a treat for serious manga fans and those who want to see what it's all about. With a massive 21 stories filling this volume, featuring Inazuma Eleven Go, Yokai Watch, Pokemon, Doraemon, Nintendo's Mario and many other popular pop culture characters, Coro Coro is sure to satisfy your manga cravings. 740 pages. Comic Coro Coro always comes with cool furoku free stuff, and this issue comes with lots of cool stuff, including a Mirror Kirby sticker, Inazuma AC card, Duel Master Limited Edition SR Card, and a Super Smash Coro Coro Gag Brothers comic.
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    $6.85