I have it and I LOVE the book! The pictures are very vibrant, and the recipes are actually organized into an entire bento, so you have a good feel for what goes together. Now mind, some of the ingredients are going to be a tad exotic or hard to come by, but most of them you can substitute.
I'd highly recommend the book if you're looking to create authentic bento.
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