honto PR Secretariat
[Congratulations on winning the Akutagawa Prize] Mr. Atsushi Sato, an active bookstore clerk at Maruzen Junkudo Bookstore, holds the Akutagawa Prize Commemorative Campaign
Please say “Congratulations on winning the Akutagawa Prize, Mr. Sato” at the store cashier-January 20th (Friday) to January 22nd (Sunday), 2023-
On January 19, 2023, it was announced that Atsushi Sato, an active bookstore clerk at the Maruzen Sendai Aeru store, won the 168th Akutagawa Prize for his book “Araji no Kazoku”. Each Maruzen Junkudo Bookstore Group store will carry out a campaign to commemorate the award.
Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. (DNP) jointly operates a hybrid bookstore “honto” (https://honto.jp/) with Maruzen Junkudo Co., Ltd., Bunkyodo Co., Ltd., and To Defact Co., Ltd. In commemoration of the 168th Akutagawa Prize for the 168th Akutagawa Prize for Atsushi Sato, an active bookstore clerk at the Maruzen Sendai Aeru store, a honto points campaign will be held at 90 Maruzen Junkudo bookstore group honto point service stores. will be held today, January 20th (Friday) for 3 days only.
■ Mr. Atsushi Sato Akutagawa Award Commemorative Campaign
○ Campaign period
January 20, 2023 (Friday) to January 22, 2023 (Sunday)
○ Campaign overview
If you say “Congratulations on winning the Akutagawa Prize, Mr. Sato” at the cash register at the store or present an image from the campaign site, the honto points given to the book for that payment will be quintupled. .
Campaign URL: https://honto.jp/store/news/detail_041000075069.html ○Target
Those who present a honto card or app card (honto with or LINE My Card) when shopping
○ Target stores
・Maruzen Junkudo Bookstore group stores (some stores are not eligible) ・Hakodate Hakodate Eikodo and some Toda Bookstores (stores with honto point service)
Click here for a list of honto point service stores:
Stationery Specialty Store (Maruzen Atre Kichijoji Store / Maruzen Atre Omori Store / Maruzen Kawagoe Maruhiro Store / Maruzen Press Ami Wakaba Walk Store / Maruzen Prime Tree Akaike Store)
Stores that have not implemented the honto point service (Maruzen Tachikawa Isetan / Junkudo Bookstore Hirosaki Chusan Store / Maruzen Maruhiro Department Store Hanno Store / Maruzen Maruhiro Department Store Higashimatsuyama Store / Maruzen Urawa Isetan Store / Maruzen Hiroshima Mitsukoshi Store / Junkudo Bookstore Asahikawa Medical College shop)
Others (Junkudo Okajima Kofu, Junkudo Nara, EHONS TOKYO, EHONS UMEDA, M.LEAGUE OFFICIAL SHOP Tokyo, M.LEAGUE OFFICIAL SHOP Osaka, 3rd floor of Personal Lounge Maruzen)
・Stationery and miscellaneous goods are not eligible for the campaign. ・ The points given in this campaign are 5 times including the basic points. ・ Campaign points will be granted at the time of payment as
limited-time points that can be used until the end of the month three months after the grant month.
・Some products are not eligible for points.
・This campaign can be used in conjunction with other campaigns. However, it cannot be combined with other coupons and some campaigns. ・This campaign is subject to change or cancellation without notice. note that. ■ The 168th Akutagawa Prize-winning work “Araji no Kazoku”
“Wasteland Family” Atsushi Sato / Shinchosha
People live in and move out. Birth and death. Ten years have passed since that disaster. His life and work tools were stolen, and the man who lost his wife continued to wander the land. A bookstore writer living in Sendai depicts a never-ending thirst and pain.
○ Book mail order store: https://honto.jp/netstore/pd-book_32190838.html ○ E-book store: https://honto.jp/ebook/pd_32214858.html
[Profile of Atsushi Sato]
Born in 1982 in Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture. Graduated from the Department of English Literature, Tohoku Gakuin University. Lives in Sendai City and works at Maruzen Sendai Aeru store. In 2017, he won the 49th Shincho Newcomer Award for “Januma”. Received the 2020 3rd Sendai Short Literary Award Grand Prize for “Kyoukai no Madoi”. In 2021, Elephant Skin is nominated for the 34th Mishima Yukio Award.
-About hybrid bookstore “honto”-
“honto” is a comprehensive bookstore that links online bookstores (book mail order store, e-book store) and real bookstores such as Maruzen, Junkudo Bookstore, and Bunkyodo. The month marked the 10th anniversary of the service.
The honto point service, which can be used by both online bookstores and real bookstores, is currently available at about 180 stores, including real bookstores nationwide such as Keirindo Bookstore, Toda Bookstore (9 stores), and Hakodate Eikodo Marui Imai Store. . As of January 2023, the number of members has exceeded 7.7 million, and it supports people who love books with a service that provides “the books you want to read, when you want to read them, in the way you want to read them”.
・Hybrid general bookstore “honto” official website: https://honto.jp/ ・Real bookstore inventory search app “honto with”:
・ Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/honto_jp
-Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. Company Profile-
・ Company name: Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. https://www.dnp.co.jp/ ・President: Yoshinari Kitajima
・Location: 1-1-1 Ichigaya Kaga-cho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8001 -To Defact Co., Ltd. Company Profile-
・ Company name: 2Dfacto, Inc. https://www.2dfacto.co.jp/
・President: Yukihiko Tamiya
・Shareholder: Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
・Location: 1-1-1 Ichigaya Kaga-cho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8001 Details about this release: