FRANKFURT BOOK FAIR 2021
JAPAN BOOTH
JAPAN Booth is a National Collective Stand organized by JAPAN BOOK PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION.
16 publishers will join the Japan Collective Area at Hall 6.0 C129. Also the Japan Book Bank will display their books within the Area! 400+ books will be displayed. We are happy to help you with various kinds of Publishing Contents from JAPAN. Please visit our booth! We wish that you will find good stories here!

Japan Booth Exhibitors in FBF2021

Overview of the Japanese Publishing Market in 2020

Japan Book Design Concours: Japan Book Design Awards: We are happy to share with you the winners.

◆Exective Exhibitors

CHUOKEIZAI-SHA HOLDINGS, INC.
Publishing genre: Management, Accounting, Economics, Corporate Finance, Marketing, Taxation, Business Law, Social Science
Address: 1-31-2, Kanda-Jimbocho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0051 JAPAN
TEL: 81+(0)3-3293-3371
URL: https://www.chuokeizai.co.jp 
Foreign rights/trade: Takuya Arizumi(Mr.)
E-mail: arizumit*chuokeizai.co.jp (Please replace "*" with "@".)

Froebel-kan Co.,Ltd.
Company Profile: Froebe-kan, named after Friedrich Froebel, the German educator, was founded in 1907.Our best-selling titles are ANPANMAN series with one of the most famous characters in Japan and over 80 million copies have been sold. We also have been publishing "Where's Wally?" series, which is a huge hit all over the world, with over 11.3 million copies sold in Japan.
Publishing genre: Children's books(Picture books, Fiction, Education)
Address: 6-14-9 Honkomagome, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8611 JAPAN
TEL: 81+(0)3-5395-6614
URL: https://www.froebel-kan.co.jp/ 
Foreign rights/trade: HIROSE Kaori(Ms.)
E-mail: hirose-k*froebel-kan.co.jp (Please replace "*" with "@".)

Gakken Plus Co., Ltd.
Company Profile: We are a general publsiher and have more than 70 years history in Japan. Especially, we have top share for picture books and educational materials.
Publishing genre: Edcatinal materials,STEAM, Picturebook, Health, Hobby
Address: 2-11-8, Nishigotanda, Shinagawaku, Tokyo, Japan
TEL: +81-3-6431-1208
URL: https://www.gakkenplusna.com/ 
Foreign rights/trade: Ms. Lumi Hosokawa
E-mail: inq*gakken.co.jp (Please replace "*" with "@".)

HIKARINOKUNI Co.,Ltd
Company Profile: We are a publisher focusing on children's books and childcare books, which has been in business for over 75 years.
Publishing genre: Children's books
Address: 3-2-14, Uehonmachi, Tennoji-ku, Osaka 543-0001 JAPAN
TEL: +81-(0)6-6768-1154
URL: https://www.hikarinokuni.co.jp 
Foreign rights/trade: Fumio Kitayama
E-mail: s1154*hikarinokuni.co.jp (Please replace "*" with "@".)
 

JMA Management Center Inc,
Company Profile: We support professional and personal development in three main areas: publishing, human resources development, and planner production. We have around 80 years of experience in publishing, beginning when we were part of the Japan Management Association, established in 1942 to promote management efficiency in industry. We became an independent company in 1991.
Publishing genre: Manga for Business people/ Manga for Parenting and Education
Address: Tokyo Nihombashi Tower9F, 2-7-1 Nihombashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan
URL: https://www.jmam.co.jp/en/ 
URL: https://www.jmam.co.jp/global/ 
Foreign rights/trade: Takashi Tokita (Mr.)
E-mail: global*jmam.co.jp (Please replace "*" with "@".)

   KADOKAWA CORPORATION
Company Profile: Develops a broad range of businesses as a comprehensive entertainment company, including publishing, video, game, Web service, education, MD and business for inbound customers. Advances digital transformation, including Activity Based Working (ABW), and a global media mix strategy, which focuses on steadily creating Intellectual property (IP) and expanding overseas.
Publishing genre: Literature, Novel, Comics, Children's books, Business-related books, Practical books, etc
Address: 2-13-3, Fujimi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8177 JAPAN
TEL: 81+(0)50-1744-2186
URL: https://www.kadokawa.co.jp 
Foreign rights/trade: Ms. Miyuki Kohno/ Ms. Akiko Amino
E-mail: kono-m*kadokawa.jp/ amino-a*kadokawa.jp (Please replace "*" with "@")
 

monogon tokyo / Sonorite
Publishing genre: Picture books, Art books, Music books.
Address: #4F KitaotemachiSquare, 1-5-12 Uchikanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo-to 101-0047 Japan
TEL: 81+(0)80-4731-0085
URL: https://sonorite.co.jp/ 
Foreign rights/trade: Mr.Takuma Ohmori
E-mail: info*monogon.tokyo (Please replace "*" with "@")

POPLAR
Company Profile: POPLAR Publishing Co., Ltd., a leading independent publisher of children's books in Japan, has been in business for more than 70 years. As it started as a children's books publisher, it has always tried to provide children with enjoyable and exciting books. Today, the company's goals remain unchanged: everything it publishes should be enjoyable and enrich people's lives.
To date, POPLAR Publishing Co., Ltd. has published many best-selling picture book series, which have sold more than one million copies, including "the Little Mouse" and "Hide & Seek." It has also published long-selling storybook series, such as "Kaiketsu Zoroi" and "Let's Go! Zukkoke Trio." Moreover, the company launched an encyclopedia series, "Poplardia", in 2002 and an illustrated reference book series, "WONDA", in 2012.
Furthermore, POPLAR Publishing Co., Ltd. expanded by publishing books for adults, including fiction, non-fiction, essays and business books, in 1999. Several works of fiction, such as "The Restaurant of Love Regained" and "Midnight Bakery" series, have sold nearly one million copies and have been made into a TV drama and film. POPLAR Publishing Co., Ltd. publishes around 400 titles annually, and many of its titles have been licensed to foreign countries.
Publishing genre: Childrens, Fiction, Non-fiction
Address: Sumitomo Fudosan Kojimachi First Bldg, 4-2-6, Kojimachi, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo, 102-8519 JAPAN
URL: https://www.poplar.co.jp/foreignRights/ 
Foreign rights/trade: Tomoyuki Suzuki (Mr.) / Ken Yamamori (Mr.)
E-mail: foreign-rights-sales*poplar.co.jp(Please replace "*" with "@")

SHOGAKUKAN
Company Profile: Shogakukan, founded in 1922, began by launching learning magazines targeting elementary school children. Currently, while expanding from children's magazines to the general magazine field, it has also become a general publishing company with a book division that releases picture books, pictorial guides, dictionaries, encyclopedias, literary works, etc.
Publishing genre: Children's books, education, encyclopedias, literature, non-fiction, etc.
Address: 2-3-1, Hitotsubashi. Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN, 1018001
TEL: 81+(0)332305539
URL: https://www.shogakukan.co.jp/en/company/ 
Foreign rights/trade: Mr. Shin Komatsu
E-mail: s-komatsu*mail.shogakukan.co.jp(Please replace "*" with "@")

SHUEISHA Inc.
Company Profile: In Japanese, our name means “gathering of intellect,” and we at Shueisha Inc. convey useful information, profound knowledge, and great entertainment to millions each day through many platforms of communication. As one of Japan’s leading publishers, our publications encompass a wide range of subjects and genres, from magazines, literature, art, children’s, and reference books, to manga (comics/graphic novels).
Publishing genre: manga, literature, nonfiction, news, business, culture, art, children’s, complete works series, dictionaries, etc.
Address: 2-5-10, Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-8050 JAPAN
URL: https://www.shueisha.co.jp 
Foreign rights/trade: Tsutomu KIKUCHI(Mr), Keita MURANO(Mr), Satoko NAGAOKA(Ms)
E-mail: rights_international*shueisha.co.jp(Please replace "*" with "@")
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TO Books,Inc.
Publishing genre: Fiction
Address: 11F,PMO Shibuya U,3-1-1,Shibuya,Shibuya-ku,Tokyo,150-0002,Japan
TEL: +81-3-6452-5765
URL: http://www.tobooks.jp 
Foreign rights/trade: Mr.Yasuhiko Kyogoku
E-mail: info*tobooks.jp(Please replace "*" with "@")


◆Cooperative Exhibitors

Arttrav Inc.
Company Profile: We are a publisher of multilingual travel books. Our mission is to make people and the global Environment Vigor by wellness life's suggestion. We focus on publishing themes such as Shinrinyoku (forest bathing), Garden therapy, hot springs and travel to natural areas etc. We look forward to working together with partners from around the world in the field of Travel and wellness.
Publishing genre: Travel Book
Address: 2-28-4-2F, Higashi-Nihonbasyi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
TEL: +815035557335
URL: https://www.mamukai.com/en/ 
Foreign rights/trade: Yucaco Kimura
E-mail: rep*arttrav.net (Please replace "*" with "@") 

Misuzu Shobo, Ltd.
Company Profile: Misuzu Shobo was founded in the winter of 1945, after the World War Two ended. Following our first publication of the essay Shishin no Fuko, we have published about 5,000 titles in seventy-five years. We also publish translations.
Publishing genre: The humanities, social science, natural science, literature, art
Address:2-20-7, Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan 113-0033
TEL: 81+(0)3-3815-9185
URL: https://www.msz.co.jp/en/ 
Foreign rights/trade: Saya Kimoto(Ms)
E-mail: saya*msz.co.jp (Please replace "*" with "@") 
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Sanshusha Publishing Co.,Ltd.
Publishing genre: Languages,Dictionaries,Law,Literature
Address: Aoyamakumanojinja bldg.,2-2-22,Jingu-mae,Shibuya-ku,Tokyo 150-0001 JAPAN
TEL: +81-3-3405-4511
URL: https://www.sanshusha.co.jp 
E-mail: webmaster*sanshusha.co.jp (Please replace "*" with "@".)

Subarusya Corporation
Company Profile: The company was established in 1989. Now in its 30th year of business, Subarusya Corporation is a general publisher that covers a wide range of fields, including business books, psychology, lifestyle, education and parenting. We publish about 80 new titles a year. Our books help people who want to succeed in business improve their skills and realize their dreams. We also have a wide range of books that are useful for those who wish to improve the academic performance of their children, as education fever has been growing in Asian countries in recent years. Furthermore, we have published a total of 1.1 million copies of the series, 250,000 copies and over 100,000 copies of bestsellers in the fields of lifestyle, education and parenting as well as business books. All of these books are planned from our unique perspective and approach. We find authors and request to write the manuscripts and our editors edit them with all their heart and soul. Our salespeople then take the book to bookstores and turn it into a hit. The entire company works together to create and nurture hit products and we have the know-how to do so in-house.
Publishing genre: We publish about 80 books per year, including business books, practical life books, general education books, education and learning books, self-help books and essays.
Address: Higashiikebukuro Orimoto Building 3-9-7 Higashiikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo, 170-0013, Japan
TEL: 81+(0)3-6907-7827
URL: https://www.subarusya.jp/ 
Foreign rights/trade: Hiraku Tagaino
E-mail: tagaino*subarusya.com (Please replace "*" with "@") 
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TOKYO SHOSEKI CO., LTD
Company Profile: TOKYO SHOSEKI CO., LTD is the leading enterprise of textbook publishing house in Japan. In addition to primary and secondary school textbooks throughout Japan, we also publish a variety of general books. We takes "knowledge is the power to cultivate talents and create the future" as our corporate philosophy. Founded in 1909, it has a history of 112 years, and now has 500 employees.
Publishing genre: Textbooks, Editing and publication of dictionaries, encyclopedia, specialty books, and other books of general interest.
Address: 2-17-1 HORIFUNE, KITA-KU,TOKYO 114-8524, JAPAN
URL: https://www.tokyo-shoseki.co.jp/ 
Foreign rights/trade: Mr. Dong Wang
E-mail: dong.wang*tokyo-shoseki.co.jp (Please replace "*" with "@") 
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