Those who enjoy how reading can provoke your imagination, buy this book!
The feeling of walking down a street at night flooded with kanji in neon, then turning down the side street and smelling and feelint the difference didn't work.
Most of the characters are very well developed and work well with the plot.
Love this book. I turn back to it every few years to re-read. Just a rollicking good time. Tokyo as what it is--a fantasy, dreamlike land; Billy Chaka is the perfect outsider's... Read morePublished on May 15, 2012 by Brian
I really enjoyed this book. I was sorely disappointed in the Shopaholic books, too silly for me and the main character was very unlikeable. Read morePublished on June 28, 2009 by Kris
I liked this book quite a bit. The way the author introduces characters is pretty neat. Great start to a great style of books. Read morePublished on June 6, 2009 by C. Zimmerman
I picked this book up for $2 at an outlet mall discount book store. It started interestingly enough, so I picked up the other Billy Chaka books for about $10 including shipping. Read morePublished on January 13, 2007 by J. More
This novel is irreverent, immature, silly and just plain old fun. Isaac Adamson is an author it seems that just refuses to take himself too seriously. Read morePublished on May 9, 2005 by Scott Masterton
This book promised to be funny, entertaining and above all eye-opening, but I must say, it was just plain stupid. Read morePublished on December 16, 2004 by swizzlestick80
Couldn't get to the middle, even. I agree with some of the other reviewers: the protagonist seemed to be the author's wish-fulfillment, the writing is not so good. Read morePublished on October 18, 2004 by M. Garza
If you hate to read great books...DONT READ THIS...adamsons' dialogue and brilliant story telling create an amazing who dunit capturing the flaws and fanits of tokyo using various... Read morePublished on October 27, 2003 by "thedarqnite"