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Please join us for a very special Four Stories Tokyo, combining readings with a celebration of the Tokyo launch of three new books, including Four Stories founder Tracy Slater's Good Shufu: Finding Love, Self & Home on the Far Side of the World, a National Geographic Great New Read and Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Selection. The theme of the evening will be "Married to the Mob: Four Writers on Love, Travel & Life as a Gaijin Wife," featuring four American women writers as they read a bit from their work, toast the launch of their new books, and make a little merry:

  • Leza Lowitz, Yoga goddess, founder of Tokyo's Sun & Moon studio, & author of Here Comes the Sun: A Journey to Adoption in 8 Chakras (Stone Bridge Press)
  • Grace Buchele Mineta, Cartoonist, founder of the hit blog & You Tube channel Texan in Tokyo, & author of Confessions of a Texan in Tokyo.
  • Tracy Slater, Four Stories founder & author of The Good Shufu: Finding Love, Self & Home on the Far Side of the World (Putnam), a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Selection & National Geographic Great New Read.
  • Liane Wakabayashi, Founder of Genesis Arts Center of Tokyo & author of a memoir-in-progress about--you guessed it--life as a gaijin wife!

Plus guest host Barry Lancet, mystery writer & author of Tokyo Kill (Simon & Schuster), finalist for the Shamus Award!

Sunday, September 27
5-7pm, with music & open mic to follow
The Pink Cow
5-5-1 Roppongi
Roi Bulding, B1F
Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0032

Free for entry, and featuring the usual mingling, eating, and drinking--plus the Four Stories style of intellectual inquiry: Ask the best question, win a free drink! Plus, there will be book giveaways of each author's new book!.

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