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Review: First Snow on Fuji

User Review  - Fran - Goodreads

There's a sparseness about these stories. And subtlety. It surprised me to learn they were written in the fifties, but since there are references to post-war Japan, not so surprising. My favourite was ... Read full review

Review: First Snow on Fuji

User Review  - Chris - Goodreads

always a joy to read an emmerich translation. i personally tend to prefer kawabata's novels to his short stories, but there are surely some gems in this collection - especially first snow on fuji and silence. Read full review

Review: First Snow on Fuji

User Review  - Dia - Goodreads

Can a story be done as haiku? Each of the stories here seems to be an experiment with that question. Each presents a season, two images, and a nonconceptual but emphatic link between the two images ... Read full review

Review: First Snow on Fuji

User Review  - German Patarroyo - Goodreads

Japanesse literature is a contradiction....you do not understand sometimes some situations but only the japanesse books shows the world with a very sutile touch....is something familiar to sit down on a hill and to look at the dawn for a few moments Read full review


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