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❴PDF❵ ✩ 檻 Author Kenzo Kitakata – Chickenshedcafe.uk Kazuya Takino leads a uiet life running a supermarket in the Tokyo suburbs But when an extortionist tries to force him out of business he finds himself drawn into the yakuza underworld a world he onceKazuya Takino leads a uiet life running a supermarket in the Tokyo suburbs But when an extortionist tries to force him out of business he finds himself drawn into the yakuza underworld a world he once called home and thought he had left behind Pursuing him is Detective Takagi an.

Aficionado of French cigarettes and modernist poetry the most decorated inspector on the Tokyo police force As the shadowy Maruwa gang engages Takino in an escalating cycle of violence and retaliation Detective Takagi can only stand by and watch as the beast within Takino is lure.

檻 PDF/EPUBAficionado of French cigarettes and modernist poetry the most decorated inspector on the Tokyo police force As the shadowy Maruwa gang engages Takino in an escalating cycle of violence and retaliation Detective Takagi can only stand by and watch as the beast within Takino is lure.

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  1. Patrick Sherriff Patrick Sherriff says:

    eBook Kenzo Kitakata ô 檻 Kindle à ô 檻 PDF/EPUBI enjoyed this a lot Our anti hero yakuza is suitably anti heroic though with a soft ish underbelly to his yakuza toughened exterior Through the course of the novel we learn why the protagonist is the way he is and also see parallels with the


  2. Drew Drew says:

    eBook Kenzo Kitakata ô 檻 Kindle à ô 檻 PDF/EPUBThis is the third book by Kenzo Kitakata that I’ve read the first two being Ashes and Winter Sleep Translated by Paul Warham this book is a fitting addition to Kitakata’s works in English The hardboiled styling of this book is in line with 1990s Hong Kong action films rather than Japanese novels but it makes the book a fast and enjoyable roller coaster rideThe Cage continues in the style set up in these previous books with the focus on two main characters Kazuya Takino and Detective Takagi Takino a former Yakuza who’s gone straight struggles with the life he’s created and the world he thought he’d left behind By rendering this gangster as a complex human being Kitakata can deftly explore the various levels neighborhoods and relationships of co


  3. Edwin Battistella Edwin Battistella says:

    eBook Kenzo Kitakata ô 檻 Kindle à ô 檻 PDF/EPUBThe Cage by is Kenzo Kitakata’s 1983 novel about a yakuza gangster recently 2006 translated from the Japanese Kazuye Takino is a former gangster running a supermarket owned by his invalid father in law Through a com


  4. David David says:

    eBook Kenzo Kitakata ô 檻 Kindle à ô 檻 PDF/EPUBThe story of Takino an ex Yakuza who has settled into straight life running a supermarket and a coffee shop with his wife Six years have passed since Takino left the gangster world but when he suares off against a punk who has caused trouble in his store Takino feels a strange rush of something close to happiness The old Takino has emerged from his cage one of several metaphorical cages in the novel and he knows a


  5. Made DNA Made DNA says:

    eBook Kenzo Kitakata ô 檻 Kindle à ô 檻 PDF/EPUBTakino has lead a uiet life for the past 6 years He runs a small local supermarket in Tokyo with his beautiful wife But he used to be yakuza When an extortion racket comes round demanding he sell his store and his land Takino can't comprehend what the fuss is all about When digs deeper he digs himself into a hole from which there is no escapeThis is a brilliant noir crime novel set in 80s Japan It's bleak and hardboiled Well paced the book is a smooth read that builds to a crescendo of consuming yet not senseless violence Highly recommended


  6. Robin Robin says:

    eBook Kenzo Kitakata ô 檻 Kindle à ô 檻 PDF/EPUBThis is the most skillfully writtentranslated piece of crime fiction that I have read in a long time possibly ever A reformed yakuza walks uite deliberately back into the life for reasons that are not completely clear until the very last page He is hunted by a man who is almost completely empty of any enjoyment of life beyond his ever present Gauloise You wouldn't think this could be a great story but it is


  7. Jim Coughenour Jim Coughenour says:

    eBook Kenzo Kitakata ô 檻 Kindle à ô 檻 PDF/EPUBHardboiled Japanese crime pairing Detective Takagi a policeman with a taste for poetry and French cigarettes against Kazuya Takino a retired criminal who regretfully goes up against a Yakuza gang Great bedtime reading with a shot of something strong


  8. Clint Clint says:

    eBook Kenzo Kitakata ô 檻 Kindle à ô 檻 PDF/EPUBThis was pretty awesome a fast paced hard boiled yakuza noir romp with plenty of ultraviolence a likable but seriously flawed protagonist a suitably tragic ending and a great title that seriously ties into what the main character and the cop chasing him to a certain extent are trapped with


  9. Pyramids Ubiquitous Pyramids Ubiquitous says:

    eBook Kenzo Kitakata ô 檻 Kindle à ô 檻 PDF/EPUBI picked this up on a whim while in a specialty shop but it had no purpose for me everything here is surface level action and the back cover synopsis than suffices for the full experience of the novel


  10. Jack Heath Jack Heath says:

    eBook Kenzo Kitakata ô 檻 Kindle à ô 檻 PDF/EPUBSynopsis Kazuya leads a uiet life running a Tokyo supermarket When an extortionist tries to close him down he must turn to the yakuza


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