Sushi: Jiro Gastronomy (a J!-ENT Book Review)

If you are passionate about sushi and dream about eating at sushi master chef Jiro Ono’s Sukiyabashi Jiro restaurant, this book is definitely recommended reading before dining at the restaurant. TITLE: Sushi: Jiro Gastronomy PUBLISHER: Viz Media PAGES: 100 Pages RELEASE DATE: September 14, 2016 Succinct yet comprehensive, this little jewel of a book takes you through the seasonal offerings […]

Yoshitaka Amano Illustrations (a J!-ENT Book Review)

“Yoshitaka Amano Illustrations” is an insightful and enjoyable book that gives you a taste of Amano’s art through popular series such as “Final Fantasy”, “Vampire Hunter D”, “Gatchman” and more! “Yoshitaka Amano Illustrations” is recommended! TITLE: Yoshitaka Amano Illustrations PUBLISHER: Viz Media PAGES: 128 Pages RELEASE DATE: August 9, 2016 Since beginning his career at age fifteen with the legendary […]

Lonely Planet Ireland (a J!-ENT Book Review)

TITLE:  Lonely Planet Ireland PUBLISHER: Lonely Planet PAGES: 704 Pages RELEASE DATE: March 15, 2016 Lonely Planet: The world’s leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Ireland is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Slurp oysters and clap your hands to spirited fiddle music in a lively […]

Camp Sunset: A Modern Camper’s Guide to the Great Outdoors (a J!-ENT Book Review)

TITLE:  Camp Sunset: A Modern Camper’s Guide to the Great Outdoors PUBLISHER: Oxmoor House PAGES: 240 Pages RELEASE DATE: May 24, 2016 Plan your next adventure with this complete guide to exploring nature, campfire cooking, and sleeping under the stars. The experts at Sunset draw on more than a century of outdoor experience to create a guide that leaves no […]

Double Cup Love: On the Trail of Family, Food, and Broken Hearts in China by Eddie Huang (a J!-ENT Book Review)

TITLE: Double Cup Love: On the Trail of Family, Food, and Broken Hearts in China AUTHOR: Eddie Huang PUBLISHER: Spiegel & Grau PAGES: 240 Pages RELEASE DATE: May 31, 2016 Double Cup Love takes readers from Williamsburg dive bars to the skies over Mongolia, from Michelin-starred restaurants in Shanghai to street-side soup peddlers in Chengdu. The book rockets off as […]

Dr. Joe’s Man Diet by Joseph Feuerstein MD (a J!-ENT Book Review)

TITLE: Dr. Joe’s Man Diet AUTHOR: Joseph Feuerstein MD PUBLISHER: Page Street Publishing PAGES: 208 Pages RELEASE DATE: March 1, 2016 This lifestyle and eating plan is proven to help men get their cholesterol, blood sugar and blood pressure under control, lose weight and regain their health-all without medication and all from a leading practitioner of Integrative Medicine. Backed by scientific […]

Fukami: Purity of Form by Andrea Marks (a J!-ENT Book Review)

TITLE:  Fukami: Purity of Form WRITTEN BY: Andrea Marks PUBLISHER: Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture PAGES: 172 Pages RELEASE DATE: March 10, 2011 Born in Kyoto in 1947, Fukami Sueharu belongs to a generation of ceramic artists in postwar Japan who devoted themselves to the creation of sculptural ceramics, free from traditional forms. He is internationally known for […]

LEGO: I Love That Minifigure (a J!-ENT Book Review)

BOOK: I Love That Minifigure AUTHORS: Jonathan Green Price: $19.95 Company: DK Children Availability: Available Now | 5-9 Hardcover: 208 Pages Release Date: October 6, 2015 For children or the young at heart (AFOL’s like myself), DK has released wonderful books on the history of LEGO minifigures. Two that I recommend are the “LEGO MINIFIGURE YEAR BY YEAR: A VISUAL HISTORY” and […]