Journals Higher Education



07 September 2012

216 Pages | 16 pages b&w photos, new author foreword

5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9781568364384

Bookseller Code (03)

Yakuza Moon

Memoirs of a Gangster's Daughter

Shoko Tendo and Translated by Louise Heal

A Publication of Kodansha USA

  • Ongoing interest in yakuza and organized crime
  • Author is a beautiful young woman with a full-body tattoo -- book will appeal to fans of tattoo art
  • Features 16 pages of never-before-seen photos of author
  • Media coverage from Marie Claire, Bloomberg, and Wall Street Journal, among other outlets
  • Story is emotionally wrenching and ultimately uplifting