In this book, Dr. Nara elaborately explains about his secret strategies for foreign writers: How to find the publisher in Japan and right translator and what kind of foreign books many Japanese people would like to read most. He also insists that Japan is still 'Jipangue' -the land of gold (=many business opportunities). For new foreign writers, publishing the bestsellers in Japan is the first step to expand your Japanese market. According to Dr. Nara, foreign writers can expect not only writer's fees and royalties but the effects of advertising. The Japanese readers would like to learn about the authors, read more books, listen to lectures, join workshops and purchase the products. Indeed, the sky is the limit.
It is true that new foreign writers have much difficulties finding their opportunities to publish their books in Japan, but there is still great possibility. Just read the seven tips and practice right now!
About Dr. Jun Nara:
Dr. Jun Nara is President of Sky Business, an educational research and human resource development company, based in Tokyo, Japan. He is a Japanese educational researcher and consultant, academic entrepreneur, journalist, and English-Japanese / Japan-English translator. He earned a Ph.D. in Professional Studies in Education from Capella University, MN, the U.S. and completed the Continuing Education Programme at the University of Oxford in the U.K..