A Caring Man (Hardcover)
Vertical, 9781935654179, 352pp.
Publication Date: July 5, 2011
Part psychological thriller, part fantasy horror, A Caring Man is film producer and author Akira Arai's richly imagined exploration ofviolence and social ennui -- tale filled with compellingly drawn characters that offers a unique glimpse into the dark heart of modern Japanese society.
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Praise For A Caring Man…
"From its structure to its theme and execution, everything about this novel is modern. It is entertainment in its purest form, and the perfect thematic match for our times. It deserves to win a literary prize." -- Kanjiro Sakura, producer of Inception
"For those who enjoy psychological, suspenseful thrillers “A Caring Man” by Akira Arai is well-written, cerebral, dark, intense and an entertaining read from beginning to end...Uncompromising and shocking, “A Caring Man” is recommended!" --J-ENT!