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Hiromi Kawakami

Hiromi Kawakami

Bestselling author Hiromi Kawakami has won acclaim for her essays, stories, and novels. Her short fiction has appeared in English in The Paris Review and Granta. Her novel Strange Weather in Tokyo was shortlisted for the 2013 Man Asian Literary Prize and the 2014 International Foreign Fiction Prize. She lives in Japan.

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Latest reviews

  • “A charming, meandering novel that avoids easy satisfactions, The Nakano Thrift Shop is an agreeably wistful read.”
    — The Complete Review, Mar 7 2017