Five of the best Japanese Novels

A Listmania! list by Dickon Broom "bookish" (England)
 
The Sailor Who Fell From Grace With The Sea (Vintage Classics)
1.  The Sailor Who Fell From Grace With The Sea (Vintage Classics) by Yukio Mishima
The list author says:
  "Strange, dusturbing and wonderful. Pure Mishima"
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The Woman in the Dunes (Penguin Classics)
2.  The Woman in the Dunes (Penguin Classics) by Kobo Abe
The list author says:
  "A Classic. When Abe is strange no one is stranger..."
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The Silent Cry (Five Star)
3.  The Silent Cry (Five Star) by Kenzaburo Oe
The list author says:
  "Still one of my favourites. Horror, beauty, and football...."
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Lake
4.  Lake by Yasunari Kawabata
The list author says:
  "One of his lesser known books. Hypnotic..."
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Kokoro
5.  Kokoro by Natsume Soseki
The list author says:
  "Poetic and tragic. Painfully good."
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