Urawaza: Secret Everyday Tips and Tricks from Japan

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Urawaza: Secret Everyday Tips and Tricks from Japan

Format:  Paperback,

143 pages

Publisher: Chronicle Books Llc

Publish Date: Apr 2008

ISBN-13: 9780811862158

ISBN-10: 0811862151

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Japan has a way of thinking that is just . . . different. Nowhere is this more apparent than in Tokyo-born journalist Lisa Katayama's collection of urawaza (a Japanese word for secret lifestyle tricks and techniques). Want to turbocharge your sled? Spray the bottom with nonstick cooking spray. Can't find someone to water your plants while you're away? Place the plant on a water-soaked diaper, so it slowly absorbs water over time. The subject of popular TV shows and numerous books in Japan, these unusually clever solutions to everyday problems have never before been published in Englishuntil now Urawaza collects more than 100 once-secret tricks, offering step-by-step directionsand explanations in an eye-catching package as unconventional as its contents.

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Publisher: Chronicle Books Llc
Publish Date: Apr 2008
ISBN-13: 9780811862158
ISBN-10: 0811862151
Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 143
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 1.0
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 4.76 x 0.53 x 7.04

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Japan has a way of thinking that is just... different. Nowhere is this more apparent than in Tokyo-born journalist Lisa Katayama's collection of urawaza (a Japanese word for secret lifestyle tricks and techniques). Want to turbocharge your sled? Spray the bottom with nonstick cooking spray. Can't find someone to water your plants while you're away? Place the plant on a water-soaked diaper, so it slowly absorbs water over time. The subject of popular TV shows and numerous books in Japan, these unusually clever solutions to everyday problems have never before been published in English until now! Urawaza collects more than 100 once-secret tricks, offering step-by-step directionsand explanations in an eye-catching package as unconventional as its contents.

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