Little Meerkat

Little Meerkat

Wombat Books

ISBN 9781925139396

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Kyoto Sakura Tanka is a beautiful collection of poems and photographs that pays tribute to the ancient capital of Japan, Kyoto, during the cherry blossom (sakura) season. This unique book takes readers on a fascinating journey through Japan‰Ûªs heartland, introducing them to subjects ranging from birds, bamboos and blossoms to omikuji, origami and shishiodoshi, in settings ranging from canals and gardens to castles and temples. All the poems are written in a form traditional to Japan, an ancient poetic form known as tanka (or waka).