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Bungei Shunju Co., Ltd. Osamu Suzuki’s “Tomorrow is Waiting” exceeds 150,000 copies in two days after its release!

[Bungei Shunju Co., Ltd.] Osamu Suzuki’s “Tomorrow is Waiting” exceeds 150,000 copies in two days after its release!

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Press release: March 29, 2024
Osamu Suzuki’s “Tomorrow is Waiting” has sold over 150,000 copies in two days after its release!
*Unprecedented reprint for 2 consecutive days! *
Bungeishunju Co., Ltd. (Head office: Kioicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo) President: Shigeyuki Iikubo) has decided to reprint Osamu Suzuki’s last book, “Tomorrow is Waiting”, which was released on March 27th. The cumulative circulation was 150,000 copies.
Even after reaching number 1 on Amazon’s “Best Selling Books” ranking, the book continues to make steady progress every day.

* [Message from Osamu Suzuki] *
* Over 150,000 copies sold within 2 days of release! I’m really grateful. When I wrote this novel, I really sank my soul into it, so it was painful, and the closer I got to the goal, the sadder I became. But I’m grateful that it’s starting to reach so many people. *

■Introducing “Tomorrow is already waiting”

The withdrawal of a member, the unexpected marriage of a top idol, the live broadcast 10 days after the Great East Japan Earthquake, the pain and battles that could not be told to anyone. As national stars, they had brought so many dreams and hopes, but everything was destroyed in just one night’s broadcast. And the breakup saddened all of Japan. This is a miraculous story that only Mr. Suzuki, who has been with them for over 20 years as a broadcast writer for the hit program “SMAP x SMAP”, could have written.

This work, which was published in the monthly magazine “Bungei Shunju” and was called “Novel SMAP” and attracted a lot of attention, has many new chapters added, and is a work of determination from Mr. Suzuki, who is retiring from being a broadcast writer. Book. This work is aimed at all Japanese people who desire a better tomorrow.
Additionally, all royalties from the author of this book will be donated to Noto Peninsula earthquake relief funds.

■Author profile
Born April 25, 1972 in Chiba Prefecture. Debuted as a broadcast writer at the age of 19. He has been involved in planning, composing, and directing numerous hit programs, mainly variety shows. He is active in a variety of genres, including scripting movies and dramas, writing and directing plays, directing movies, and writing essays and novels. He will retire as a broadcast writer on March 31, 2024. His books include “How to Quit Your Job” (Gentosha) and others. “The Last Television Theory” (Bungei Shunju), which compiles the Weekly Bunshun series into one volume, was published at the same time as this book.

■Bibliographic information
Book title: “Tomorrow is already waiting”
Release: March 27, 2024
List price: 1,980 yen (tax included)
ISBN: 978-4-16-391821-1
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■Notice of release commemorative event for “Tomorrow is waiting for you” [Date] Sunday, March 31st
[Place] Aoyama Book Center Large Classroom
Cosmos Aoyama B2F, 5-53-67 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku
[Interview summary]
    Media Reception  12:30 ※Camera shooting location will be determined by lottery
13:00 Photo session
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