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Pre-release reprint, already over 25,000 copies Kosuke Minowa’s new book “How to Tame Human Monsters”, written for the first time in 5 years, is finally released today!

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[Pre-release reprint, already over 25,000 copies] Kosuke Minowa’s new book “How to Tame Human Monsters”, written for the first time in 5 years, is finally released today!
A release commemorative event featuring martial artist Shinya Aoki will also be held today!
Crossmedia Publishing Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, President: Koichiro Kobayakawa), which mainly publishes business books and practical books, will release the book “Tenai no Kaiju” on September 15, 2023. We have released “How to Get There”. Immediately after pre-orders started, it ranked first in’s overall book bestseller ranking, and due to a rush of orders from real bookstores, the third reprint was decided even before its release, with a total of over 25,000 copies sold. Gentosha Co., Ltd.
(Headquarters) “Scratches Also Hurt” by Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
(President: Toru Mishiro) will be released on the same day, and this book, which has generated a lot of buzz even before its release date, will finally be published.
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Popular even before release
After reservations for this book began at midnight on August 28th (Monday) at online bookstores, the rankings rose rapidly. On, the book remained in first place overall in the book rankings from the 28th to the 29th. In addition, “Kasukizu mo Huitai” (described below), which was released on the same day as this book, also ranked in second place, giving Kosuke Minowa’s two books a “one-two finish” on Amazon’s rankings.
In response to this surge in popularity, orders came one after another from physical bookstores, and the number of copies of the first edition far exceeded the originally planned number. Therefore, we decided to reprint the book twice, even though it has not yet been released. Already in its third printing, it has become a bestseller with over 25,000 copies sold.
This is Mr. Minowa’s first new book in five years, and this book, which has been providing various topics in advance, is finally being released today.
Additionally, as a release commemoration event, a talk show and autograph session between Mr. Minowa and martial artist Shinya Aoki will be held from 7:00 pm on Friday, September 15th at the
Takadanobaba branch of Horindo Shoten in Tokyo. Masu.
・Horindo Shoten Takadanobaba Store/Talk show “A life without competition” Kosuke Minowa (editor) x Shinya Aoki (fighter)
A robust book that the author describes as “all about my editorial theory.” This book has been a bestseller in various genres, including Toru Mishiro’s “The Enthusiasm of Only One Person,” Takafumi Horie “Hyperdynamics,” Yoichi Ochiai “Japan Revitalization Strategy,” Yuji Maeda “The Magic of Memos,” and Garthy “If I Die, I’ll Be With You.” This is a long-awaited book in which the editor Kosuke Minowa talks about how to meet, confront, and work with people who will change your life.
“Monster people” are people who are madly focused on their goals and strive to achieve results. By meeting and confronting these people, your work and life will change dramatically.
In this book, the author, Kosuke Minowa, examines how to deal with these “human monsters” from various angles, based on his own experiences. Mr. Minowa, who has said himself, “My encounter with monster humans changed my life,” and who has sublimated the thoughts, feelings, and lives of monster humans, who have many quirks and quirks, into his works, said, “All about my editorial theory. ” This is a solid book.
Although “monster humans” are extreme beings that condense the human side of humans, the “true essence” of the human relationships that arise there are not much different from those of ordinary people. Readers are sure to be shown a new perspective through the
“exciting” examples that appear with each turn of the page and the essential questions posed by the author.
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[Image 5:×1633.jpg] It has also been decided that “Kasukichi mo Huita” (released on the same day) will also be reprinted before its release.
“The Scratches Also Hurt”, which was released by Gentosha Co., Ltd. on the same day as “How to Tame Human Monsters”, was published five years after “Scratches Are Other Than Dying”, which became a bestseller and sold 140,000 copies. It’s a book.
This book contains all the contents of “Scratches Other than Death”, and for each item, “At the time, life was fast, but if you move too quickly, you won’t have anything to do.” “Answer” is written. This is a philosophical essay on life written by the author, who was forced out of the spotlight by the Bunshun Ho, as he reflects on his rise and fall. This book also ranked 2nd overall on Like “How to Tame Human Monsters,” this is a popular book that has been reprinted before its release due to a rush of pre-orders.
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Regular price: 1,760 yen (1,600 yen + tax)
Publisher: Gentosha
ISBN: 978-4-344-04167-7
Release date: September 15, 2023
Author introduction
Kosuke Minowa
Gentosha editor.
After graduating from university, he joined Futabasha. “Neo Hills Japan” is launched and sold out. He has edited works such as Toru Mishiro, “The Enthusiasm of Only One Person,” and Takafumi Horie, “Reversal of Work Theory.”
After joining Gentosha, he launched a new book label, “NewsPicks Book,” and became the editor-in-chief.
His books have become bestsellers one after another, including Takafumi Horie with “Hyperpower”, Yoichi Ochiai with “Japan Revitalization Strategy”, and the best-selling business book of 2019, Yuji Maeda with “The Magic of Memos”.
His book “Scratches Other than Death” has sold over 140,000 copies. Magazine “Saunaland” awarded Saunner of the Year in 2021.
In 2022, “If I die” Garshi will be published.
Book information
“How to tame monster humans”
[Image 7:×600.jpg] Author: Kosuke Minowa
Format: 46 format/304 pages
List price: 1,738 yen (1,580 yen + tax)
Publisher: Cross Media Publishing Co., Ltd. (Cross Media Group Co., Ltd.) ISBN: 978-4-295-40879-6
Release date: September 15, 2023
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