Authors

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  • Osamu Fujitani

    Osamu Fujitani (1963–) was born in Tokyo and graduated from the College of Art at Nihon University. After working for a company he made his book publishing debut in 2003 with the novel … Details

  • Teppei Fujiwara

    Teppei Fujiwara 藤原徹平

    Teppei Fujiwara  (1976–) was born in Yokohama and completed his graduate studies at Yokohama National University. From 2001 to 2012 he worked for the architectural firm Kengo Kuma and Associates. Since 2009 he has … Details

  • Chika Fujiwara

    Chika Fujiwara 藤原千賀

    Chika Fujiwara (1939–) graduated from the University of Tokyo Faculty of Education and earned her master's degree in home economics at Ochanomizu University before going on to pursue a doctorate from the Waseda … Details

  • Rika Fujiwara

    Rika Fujiwara 藤原理加

    Rika Fujiwara (1966–) was born in Kobe. She studied in the School of Education at Waseda University but withdrew before completing a degree. During 1987 and 1988 she travelled to Guatemala and Mexico, … Details

  • Kōichi Fujiwara

    Kōichi Fujiwara 藤原幸一

    Kōichi Fujiwara (1955-) was born in Akita Prefecture. He is a scientific journalist, photographer, and writer. After studying biology at universities and graduate schools in Japan and Australia, he established himself as a nature photographer … Details

  • Kōji Fukada

    Kōji Fukada 深田晃司

    Kōji Fukada (1980–) is a Japanese filmmaker who was born in Tokyo. He is a graduate of the Faculty of Literature at Taishō University as well as of The Film School of Tokyo. … Details

  • Nowaki Fukamidori

    Nowaki Fukamidori 深緑野分

    Nowaki Fukamidori (1983–) was born in Kanagawa Prefecture. She grew up in a family that loved books and movies, and got hooked on reading at a young age herself through the stories of Roald Dahl. … Details

  • Keisuke Fukaya

    Keisuke Fukaya 深谷圭助

    Keisuke Fukaya (1965–) , EdD, is associate professor of contemporary education at Chubu University. He previously served as principal of Ritsumeikan Primary School. He developed the “dictionary bookmarking” method of study, in which children … Details

  • Junko Fukuda

    Junko Fukuda ふくだじゅんこ

    Junko Fukuda (1961–) was born in Gifu Prefecture and graduated from Musashino Art University Junior College of Art and Design with a degree in design. She worked as a graphic designer prior to … Details

  • Iwao Fukuda

    Iwao Fukuda ふくだいわお

    Iwao Fukuda (1950–) was born in Okayama Prefecture. He is a picture book author and children’s book illustrator who has garnered many fans for his simple but warmhearted artwork. He won the Japan … Details

  • Harutoshi Fukui

    Harutoshi Fukui 福井晴敏

    Harutoshi Fukui  (1968–) has been more strongly influenced by manga and Hollywood than by literature, and his entry into the arena of fiction came by way of ideas for movie scripts. Having dropped out … Details

  • Masahiro Fukui

    Masahiro Fukui 福井政弘

    Masahiro Fukui (1969–) was born in Tokyo and graduated from Musashino Art University. He established the Fukui Design Office in 2010, and also currently teaches in the distance learning program of Musashino Art … Details

  • Takehiko Fukunaga

    Takehiko Fukunaga 福永武彦

    Takehiko Fukunaga  (1918–1979) was a novelist and poet. In college he was fond of Mallarmé, Rimbaud, and Lautréamont, and was especially influenced by Baudelaire. With Shin'ichiro Nakamura, Shuichi Kato, and other writers of his … Details

  • Yosuke Fukunaga

    Yosuke Fukunaga 福長洋介

    Yosuke Fukunaga (1963–) , MD, completed his medical degree at the Osaka City University School of Medicine. He held positions in gastrointestinal surgery at Osaka City General Hospital, general surgery at Osaka City Juso … Details

  • Yumiko Fukuzawa

    Yumiko Fukuzawa ふくざわゆみこ

    Yumiko Fukuzawa was born in Tokyo, and works as both a picture-book creator and manga author. Her picture books include the Ookina Kuma-san to chiisana Yamane-kun (Big Bear and Little Dormouse) series, as well as Mimi-chan … Details

  • Tetsuzo Fukuzawa

    Tetsuzo Fukuzawa 福澤徹三

    Tetsuzo Fukuzawa (1962–) was born in Fukuoka Prefecture. He made his publishing debut with the horror story collection Genjitsu (Sun Dog; retitled Saisei botan [Play Button] for the compact paperback edition) in 2000. … Details

  • Yoichi Funabashi

    Yoichi Funabashi 船橋洋一

    Yoichi Funabashi (1944–) was born in Beijing during World War II, and repatriated to Japan with his family in 1946. He graduated from the University of Tokyo College of Arts and Sciences and … Details

  • Yoichi Funado

    Yoichi Funado 船戸与一

    Yoichi Funado  (1944–2015) is a leading Japanese writer of adventure fiction. A member of his university's adventure club, he traveled to Alaska during his student days, producing a nonfiction record of his journey. He … Details

  • Yoshihiko Funazaki

    Yoshihiko Funazaki (1945–) was born in Tokyo. A novelist, poet, and illustrator, he teaches at Shirayuri College, and is known for playful works that blend fantasy with botany. His books for young readers … Details

  • Kayoko Furiya

    Kayoko Furiya ふりやかよこ

    Kayoko Furiya (1946-) was born in Yamaguchi Prefecture and graduated from the Oita Prefectural College of Arts and Culture with a degree in oil painting. Among her best-known picture-book titles are Bāchan mama no natsu-yasumi … Details