Six Words: Fresh Off the Boat: Stories of Immigration, Identity, and Coming to America

(Kingswell, Published September 2017)

Yukari Kane contributed to this book which marries the the phenomenon of Larry Smith's successful Six-Word Memoirs with ABC and 20th Century Fox Television's hit comedy Fresh Off the Boat. The book captures hundreds of takes on the immigration experience, from every-day people towriters like Kane to world-famous celebrities such as Aziz Ansari, Julianne Moore, Mario Batali, George Takei and Junot Díaz.


The Best Women’s Travel Writing, Vol. 11: True Stories from Around the World

(Traveler’s Tales, Published April 2017)

Kane’s essay “Outsider Again” was selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of this annually-published travel anthology. Her essay was about the cultural shock she experienced during a ski trip she took in her home country of Japan, just a year after her kidney transplant surgery. 


“Things to Write About” series by Chronicle Books

As part of the San Francisco Writers’ Grotto, Kane is a regular contributor to Chronicle Books’ bestselling series of writing prompts. Specifically, she was involved in 712 More Things to Write about (2014), 642 Tiny Things to Write About (2015), 642 Stories to Write (2016) and 642 Lists to Write (2017)