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A Month Later, Asahiya says No "5 Centimeters per Second" Novel for You

マジかよ!一ヶ月に待ちさせて 小説在庫なしだと!? ヽ(メ `Д´)ノ ムカー!! WTH!? The Asahiya store at Sogo HK takes my reserve money, tells me I can't cancel, makes me wait for a month and then tells me they don't have the 5cm novel any more!? This is ridiculous... They kidding me on or something? Their stores in Japan seems to have stock so I don't see why they can't get...


A Month until I get the 5 Centimeters per Second Novel?

I was hoping to get a hold of the 5cm novel a week after its release but unfortunately, my Japanese penpal is away on holiday so that's not going to be possible. I don't plan on paying Amazon US$34 for P&P when the book only costs US$12 so, I decided to ask a friend in HK to try and order it for me at the Asahiya bookstore. Last time I ordered some...


5 Centimeters per Second Novel Cover Revealed

Shinkai, Amazon and Media Factory have all updated their sites with the cover that will be used for the novel. I was actually expecting to see it on Shinkai's site first but Amazon actually had it much earlier. In fact, trying to find more info about the novel hadn't been that easy and Amazon was kind of the last place I expected to find any....


5 Centimeters per Second Novel November Release Date Confirmed

Just a few days ago, I posted about the rumours that a standalone version of the "5 Centimeters per Second" novel was going to be released next month. Well, I've finally found a different source besides the JP Wikipedia and blogs. While searching for news about the novel as usual, a new result popped up today and it was from the Amazon...


5 Centimeters per Second Novel Coming November?

Ah, finally a release date for the 5cm novel. Well, it's actually unconfirmed but as you know, the serialised version of the novel just ended in last month's October issue of Da Vinci. Now several Japanese blogs are claiming the standalone version is due out next month in November. Even the Wikipedia entry's been updated with this...