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  • Sokyū Genyū

    Sokyū Genyū 玄侑宗久

    Sokyū Genyū (1956–) is a Zen Buddhist monk from Fukushima Prefecture. He continues to serve as head priest of a temple while also pursuing his writing career. Born the eldest son in a … Details

  • Tarō Gomi

    Tarō Gomi 五味太郎

    Tarō Gomi (1945–) was born in Tokyo. After graduating from design school, he did stints as both an industrial and an editorial designer before becoming a picture-book author. He has produced some 450 … Details

  • Ryuji Goto

    Ryuji Goto 後藤竜二

    Ryuji Goto  (1943–2010) was born in Hokkaido. He began his career writing for children in 1967 with Tenshi de daichi wa ippai da (The Earth Is Full of Angels), which he had written while … Details

  • Meisei Goto

    Meisei Goto 後藤明生

    Meisei Goto  (1932–1999) was born in North Korea, but while in middle school he fled with his family to Kyushu, Japan. He studied Russian literature at Waseda University, devoting himself to reading Gogol. After … Details

  • Kenji Gotō

    Kenji Gotō 後藤健二

    Kenji Gotō (1967–2015) was born in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture. After college he began his career working for a television production company before launching his own video journalism venture, Independent Press, in 1996. He … Details

  • Hideki Gotoh

    Hideki Gotoh 後藤秀機

    Hideki Gotoh (1943–) grew up in Tokyo and graduated from the Faculty of Science and Engineering at Waseda University. After completing his graduate program in the Department of Nuclear Engineering at the Tokyo … Details

  • Michael Grejniec

    Michael Grejniec マイケル グレイニエツ

    Michael Grejniec (1955–) was born in Poland. Working as an illustrator in Europe, he produced posters for theater, film, and anime before becoming a picture-book author. In 1985 he moved to the United … Details