By Janet Brown
“In nearly domestic, Janet Brown writes with the affability of a sensible neighborhood who’s thrilled to walk with you thru her Asian urban streets and wryly indicate all the pieces you wouldn’t have spotted if you’d long gone by yourself. That’s what shuttle writing is all about.”—Colin Cotterill, writer of The Coroner’s Lunch, Grandad There’s a Head at the seashore, and the girl Who Wouldn’t Die
“Janet’s expertise as a tourist is to immerse herself with out reservation or purpose within the event, and her expertise as a author is to show that have with no clear out. no longer for her wieldy paragraphs expounding at the social importance of this or her personal feelings relating to that. as a substitute, you open the web page and also you are, easily, splendidly, there.”—Kim Fay, writer of Map of misplaced Memories
"Janet Brown's poignant travelogue is much less a testomony to the wunderlust many folks event sooner or later in our lives, if we are fortunate, than it's the gnawing itinerancy many people adventure in our very souls. definitely, Ms. Brown revels within the exoticism of her various some distance japanese houses, and but, while a few those that consider that they belong to 1 position yet dwell in one other locate themselves content material in neither, Ms. Brown eventually contains a peace inside herself from which we will all examine. it truly is this easy but elusive good looks, the standard, common marvels, that she so eloquently expresses and makes nearly domestic so worthwhile."—-Peter Charles Melman, writer of Landsman
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