Novelists list

Shuji Terayama(1935-1983)
He was claimed to be an alchemist of wor...
Kenji Miyazawa(1896-1933)
He is one of the most read and loved wri...
Hyakken Uchida(1889-1971)
He is a Japanese novelist and essayist w...
Osamu Dazai(1909-1948)
He had desired to be a writer since he w...
Kenji Nakagami (1946-1992)
Kenji Nakagami learned radical and folkl...
Ango Sakaguchi (1906-1955)
Ango Sakaguchi was seen as the flagman f...
Yasunari Kawabata (1899-1972)
Yasunari Kawabata received recognition f...
Ichiyo Higuchi (1872-1896)
In Ichiyo Higuchi's first novel, Yamizak...
Hiroshi Kikuchi (1888-1948)
Hiroshi Kikuchi was active with the thir...
Ryunosuke Akutagawa (1892-1927)
Many of Ryunosuke Akutagawa's works incl...
Kafu Nagai (1879-1959)
With his aesthetic style of writing, Kaf...
Takeshi Kaiko (1930-1989)
Takeshi Kaiko wrote many essays and repo...
Takiji Kobayashi (1903-1933)
Takiji Kobayashi took to writing and beg...
Soseki Natsume (1867-1916)
Soseki Natsume is well known for his wor...
Yasushi Inoue (1907-1991)
In 1949, Yasushi Inoue won the Akutagawa...
Kyōka Izumi (1873-1939)
Izumi worked as a writer from the late M...
Ogai Mori (1862-1922)
Since the end of the Second World War, O...
Kōbō Abe (1924-1993)
Abe's novel Owarishi Michi no Shirube ni...
Shūtarō Nanbu (1892-1936)
Nanbu entered Keio University in 1912 an...
Motojirō Kajii (1901-1932)
Kajii founded a literary coterie magazin...
Yukio Mishima (1925-1970)
Mishima graduated from the Law School of...
Tatsuhiko Shibusawa (1928-1987)
Shibusawa graduated from a master's cour...
Yakumo Koizumi (Patric Lafcadio Hearn) (1850-1904)
Yakumo Koizumi's well-known name, Lafcad...
Chiyo Uno (1897-1996)
Many of Chiyo Uno's masterpiece like Oha...
Junnosuke Yoshiyuki (1924-1994)
Yoshiyuki had suffered from illness seve...
Doppo Kunikida (1871-1908)
Doppo Kunikida wrote under pseudonyms of...
Kyūsaku Yumeno (1889-1936)
Doppo Kunikida wrote under pseudonyms of...
Kaita Murayama (1896-1920)
Murayama preferably read Baudelaire and ...
Saneatsu Mushanokoji (1885-1976)
Saneatsu Mushanokoji, along with Naoya S...
Shūsaku Endō (1923-1996)
Endō is categorized as one of the "Third...
Taruho Inagaki (1900-1977)
Taruho Inagaki earned the respect of man...
Sawako Ariyoshi (1931-1984)
Sawako Ariyoshi wrote books ranging from...
Kuniko Mukoda (1929-1981)
In 1980, Kuniko Mukoda won the 83rd Naok...
Katai Tayama (1871-1930)
One of the representative authors of the...
Junichiro Tanizaki (1886-1965)
He worked as a writer from the end of th...
Toson Shimazaki (1872-1943)
Attending Meiji Gakuin University from t...
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