Books & Magazines Staff Picks

Books & Magazines Staff Picks

  • Pantsu Only Pose Book - Pantsu Senmon Pose Shu (I Love Panty and I want to Draw ASAP)
    Whether if you are a panty enthusiast or an aspiring artist who wants to learn how to draw panties, this how to draw photo book from Japan has all you need. For you to learn how to draw them or fully appreciate them. Every page is filled with all kinds of panties, from your standard panties to side ties and t-backs along with the models doing a wide variety of poses such as sitting, lifting up skirts, bending over and many more from every angle you can imagine. It explores the intricacies of how panties look over different clothing as well, such as the panty line over tight pants, up skirts, panties with fishnet stockings and pantyhose. A must get for those who are serious into collecting and learning.
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    $45.00
  • Darling in the Franxx 001
    The manga adaptation of ecchi robot anime series Darling in the Franxx is finally here. In the near future, humans are terrorized by klaxosaurs and must defend themselves by piloting the Franxx mecha, with a boy and girl as a unit. The manga is drawn by Kentaro Yabuki, who you may know as the master ecchi manga artist known for his To Love-Ru series. This is volume 1.
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    $9.50
  • Rinaism - Rina Nagai photobook
    Rina Nagai is an actress and gravure model with an amazing body, which she uses to pose for us while wearing as little as possible, showing us plenty of cleavage and underboob. This is a hardcover photo book with plenty of pages all filled with high quality photo's of Rina wearing bikini's, sexy lingerie and clothes that do not cover much of her body for us to enjoy. Perfect for Japanese idol photobook collectors.
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    $46.00
  • Yom Tights Beniaka - Tights Girls Illustrations
    If you are a fan of girls in tights this is one amazing doujin art book for you. All illustrated by popular artist Yom who knows the details of what makes girls wearing tights so alluring. Tons of beautifully colored illustrations for you to enjoy with various sexy poses.
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    $14.00
  • Arina -- Arina Hashimoto photobook
    Here's another nice photobook from Japan, hardcover with glossy photo printed pages, featuring the beautiful body of Japanese actress and "talent" Arina, who has celebrated her 25th birthday with her very first "hair nude" photobook, which means a completely uncensored photo book showing her beautiful naked body. In every page the model really shines, showing her body in exotic homes, in the shower, relaxing on the bed, ready for some quality time with us. A very high-quality photobook, 110 pages.
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    $48.50
  • Pinup Girls - Taichi Kiriyama illustrations
    This is an amazingly beautiful artbook by Taichi Kiriyama, the artist responsible for the superb eroge Nympho Sensei Ryoko. Featuring 168 pages of full color art of hot girls and sexy scenes divided into four themes: spring, summer, autumn, and winter. Lots of great ero art including illustrations for Nympho Sensei Ryoko. Also included is a special hentai manga. This should definitely be high on your list if you are a fan of Taichi Kiriyama's work!
    In stock
    $38.00
  • O.P.D Final - Oppaido Final
    "Fabulous book of sensually detailed oppai was reborn!" is the tagline on this high quality artbook, which features the works of 32 outstanding artists like Aoi Nagisa, Nikusyo, Syrioh, and Momoi Comomo. The pictures inside are all of beautiful anime-style girls, all original creations of each artist, which feature a special attention paid to the breasts of each character, including the size and shape of the breast themselves, but also the nipples. A lot of Japanese love ekubo or nipple with a tiny dimple in the middle, and that is well represented here. You will love this incredible work!
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    $34.00
  • How to Draw Girl's Daily Coordination - Onnanoko no Nichijou Coordinate Kakiwake Guide
    For the aspiring artists, here is another "How to Draw" art book that teaches you essential information on a girl's daily wardrobe coordination, and how to draw them. It has 145 pages that goes into great detail on the process of choosing clothes for all 4 seasons as well as dressing up for various situations and occasions.
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    $25.00
  • Kiss me Eimi - Eimi Matsushima photobook
    For the first time ever, gravure idol Eimi Matsushima is releasing a photobook. This hardcover photobook has over 80 pages of high quality print. Contains tons of mouth watering photos of her in various states of undress on the bed, wearing a tiny bikini covering her large breasts in the beach, putting on a sexy lingerie, bubbles covering only the essential parts of her body, and plenty of suggestive poses and close up pictures of her body. You will definitely want to be kissed by her after looking at these photos!
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    $45.00
  • Hoteri - Happoubijin illustrations
    Here's a really special treat for fans of modern Japanese hentai art: a new manga / artbook by Happou Bijin, the legendary illustrator who has helped revolutionize the world of Japanese adult games with his superb artwork, attention to detail (where it counts), and unique characters that easily send your libido running with just one look. He's also the artist of the popular BOIN series as well as the amazing Kanojo x Kanojo x Kanojo series and much more. Perhaps Happoubi Jin's most ambitious project to date, the book boasts plenty of hot girls from some of his famous works plus original illustrations.
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    $36.85
  • Super Pose Book Special vol. 2
    Mana Sakura, Saki Hatsumi, Tsubomi, Yui Hatano, Miyuki Yokoyama, JULIA, and bunch of other beautiful AV stars pose in volume 2 of Super Pose Book Special. An artistic reference book designed for the manga illustrator in mind. This nude photo book features 10 gorgeous models from previous Super Pose Books posing in every way from basic poses to costumes to situational poses to free poses and gravure ones. 176 pages with tons of full color nude poses for artistic reference, allowing artists to view the subject in the needed angle for their manga or fine art project. Fans will also love to stare at each model's perfect nude body from all the angles possible. Great for collectors of high quality photobooks from Japan!
    In stock
    $35.00
  • NABURU -- Satoshi Urushihara
    Satoshi Urushihara is one of the most famous artists in Japan today, with a wide body of work that includes both adult and all-ages titles. This is his second adults-only artbook, featuring 70 beautiful and sexy characters from Urushihara's 10 years of high-quality erotic manga, plus new designs created specially for this collection. Enjoy a wide variety of styles and poses, from elegant and alluring cover shots to hardcore pinups that will have your blood racing. If you're a fan of hot, naked anime girls, you will not want to miss this artbook.
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    $38.00
  • Visual Nude POSE BOOK -- Maki Hojyo
    Popular AV actress Maki Hojyo poses for us in this glamorous visual nude pose book / glossy photobook. Contains 144 pages worth of nude shots of the lovely Maki Hojyo in various poses like standing, sitting, laying down, and more. Perfect reference material for aspiring manga illustrators or artists. Fans of Maki Hojyo will also love this photobook containing close-ups, portraits and various poses in different angles. We promise, this photobook is only about the art, not the beautiful naked girl!
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    $35.00
  • The First Japanese Textbook for Foreigners in English
    J-List sells a lot of Japanese textbooks and study materials, and now here's a new one: The First Japanese Textbook for Foreigners in English. The book is specifically geared towards self-study, with lessons in English which explain the Japanese grammar in English, which is good for keeping up with the lessons. The book includes romaji, that is, Romanized Japanese text as well as the original hiragana, katakana and kanji, to help you read. Includes an audio CD, too, right inside the book.
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    $36.00
  • Epidendrum   NishiEda illustrations
    From master of erotic art NishiEda comes this new, truly fantastic high quality artbook, packed with around 300 full color pieces and illustrations, featuring the most gorgeous 2D female characters you'll ever see, from sexy to nudes, and hardcore action in full page A4 format. A brilliant illustration collection, with over 250 pages of vibrant art to browse through. Definitely a must have. Hurry up and get yours before it gets out of stock!
    In stock
    $45.00
  • Genki Plus: Kanji Look and Learn TEXTBOOK
    A great new book from the creators of the Genki textbook series! This book will introduce you to the first 512 kanji you will need to know to start your way onto Japanese fluency, in an easy to understand illustration and mnemonic learning style. Each section is divided into 16 kanji to learn, split into subsections of 8 kanji each. With a total of 32 different lessons to work through, this is an excellent guide that will help you get your foot in the door of mastering one of the most difficult written languages in the world. 244 pages. From The Japan Times.
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    $24.00
  • Genki Plus: Kanji Look and Learn  Workbook
    A very handy workbook for the new Genki Plus kanji study system. Each section is divided into 16 kanji to learn, split into subsections of 8 kanji each. With a total of 32 different lessons to work through, this is an excellent guide that will help you get your foot in the door of mastering one of the most difficult written languages in the world. 178 pages. From The Japan Times.
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    $16.00
  • Handbook for Newcomers, Migrants and Immigrants to Japan *Second Edition
    Interested in living in Japan? Not visiting, living, perhaps permanently? If so, then this bilingual handbook published in English and Japanese can help. Written by influential Arudou Debito, aka David Christopher Aldwinckle, an American who took Japanese citizenship and who has become an activist for foreigners' rights here. The book covers many areas, including how to find a job and obtain a working visa, learning how to live with Japanese culture, and even areas like how to buy or build a home and start a business here. It also covers important information on marriage in Japan, how to register a child's birth and soon. Because both languages are written on opposite pages, it's easy to cross-check words and use it as a study guide for living in Japan.
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    $27.00