Ode to Japanese Authors

I've always been taken on an interesting journey exploring the terrain of Japanese novels.

Japanese authors offer an array of characters reaching from the subtle layers mist to an ocean of depth and current in character development, so much so the characters become imprinted into our imagination.

Some authors to read:

Written by MelissaS on May 4, 2011


Anonymous on May 6, 2011


Also: Natsuo Kirino (modern mysteries/thrillers), Yasunari Kawabata (more classical literature), Kobo Abe (a little more experimental), Natsumi Soseki (one of the greats).

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