Stone Bridge Press was established in Berkeley, California, in 1989. We now have some 150 titles in print, covering such Japan and China-related areas as language, business, literature, manga, design, and culture.

Native American in the Land of the Shogun

by Frederik L. Schodt

Wind and Stone: A Novel

by Masaaki Tachihara

Milky Way Railroad

by Kenji Miyazawa translated by Joseph Sigrist translated by D. M. Stroud

Naikan: Gratitude, Grace, and the Japanese Art of Self-Reflection

by Gregg Krech

A Tractate on Japanese Aesthetics

by Donald Richie

The Art of Setting Stones & Other Writings from the Japanese Garden

by Marc Peter Keane

Shinto Meditations for Revering the Earth

by Stuart D. B. Picken

The Pearl Jacket and Other Stories: Flash Fiction from Contemporary China

by Shouhua Qi

Yoga Heart: Lines on the Six Perfections

by Leza Lowitz illustrations by Akiko Tanimoto

Viewed Sideways: Writings on Culture and Style in Contemporary Japan

by Donald Richie

One Hot Summer in Kyoto

by John Haylock

Persona: A Biography of Yukio Mishima

by Naoki Inose

Green Tea Living

by Toshimi A. Kayaki illustrations by Miyuki Matsuo

Kyoto Machiya Restaurant Guide

by Judith Clancy contributions by Ben Simmons

Basic Patterns of Chinese Grammar: A Student's Guide to Correct Structures and Common Errors

by Qin Xue Herzberg by Larry Herzberg

Bashō’s Narrow Road

by Matsuo Basho translated by Hiroaki Sato

Evening Clouds: A Novel

by Junzo Shono translated by Wayne P. Lammers

A Critical Handbook of Japanese Film Directors: From the Silent Era to the Present Day

by Alexander Jacoby foreword by Donald Richie

Dreamland Japan

by Frederik L. Schodt

Anime Explosion

by Patrick Drazen

Sake Confidential

by John Gauntner

The Haiku Apprentice: Memoirs of Writing Poetry in Japan

by Abigail Friedman foreword by Michael Dylan Welch

A Lateral View: Essays on Culture and Style in Contemporary Japan

by Donald Richie

The Cape and Other Stories from the Japanese Ghetto

by Kenji Nakagami translated by Eve Zimmerman

The Astro Boy Essays

by Frederik L. Schodt

The Forgotten Japanese: Encounters with Rural Life and Folklore

by Tsuneichi Miyamoto by Jeffrey Irish

Foundations of Chinese Civilization: The Yellow Emperor to the Han Dynasty (2697 BCE - 220 CE)

by Jing Liu

Division to Unification in Imperial China: The Three Kingdoms to the Tang Dynasty (220-907)

by Jing Liu

The Making of Modern China: The Ming Dynasty to the Qing Dynasty (1368a1912)

by Jing Liu

A Shameful Life: (ningen Shikkaku)

by Osamu Dazai translated by Mark Gibeau

The Fourth String: A Memoir of Sensei and Me

by Janet Pocorobba

Forty-Seven Samurai: A Tale of Vengeance and Suicide in Haiku and Letters

by Hiroaki Sato

The Book of Tea

by Kakuzo Okakura

Professor Risley and the Imperial Japanese Troupe: How an American Acrobat Introduced Circus to Japan--And Japan to the West

by Frederik L. Schodt

The Anime Encyclopedia: A Century of Japanese Animation

by Jonathan Clements

Minority Stages: Sino-Indonesian Performance and Public Display

by Gabriella Eva Nagy

The Ideals of the East: With Special Reference to the Art of Japan

by Kakuzo Okakura

Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things

by Lafcadio Hearn

Watching Anime, Reading Manga: 25 Years of Essays and Reviews

by Fred Patten

Tomo: Friendship through Fiction: An Anthology of Japan Teen Stories

by Holly Thompson

Amorous Woman

by Donna George Storey