Natsuo Kirino © Akihiko Uemura

Natsuo Kirino

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Natsuo Kirino, born in 1951, is the author of twenty-one novels, four short-stories collections and an essay collection. She is the recipient of seven of Japan's premier literary awards including the Mystery Writers of Japan Award for Out and the Izumi Kyoka Prize for Literature for Grotesque. Her work has been published in twenty-eight languages worldwide and several of her books have also been turned into movies. Out was the first of her novels to appear in English and was nominated for an Edgar Award. She lives in Tokyo.

Natsuo Kirino is represented in Asia by The Sakai Agency. 

Current Publishers
Croatian
World
Algoritam Publishers
Czech
World
Odeon
Danish
World
People's Press
Dutch
World
Uitgeverij Luitingh-Sijthoff
English
US
Knopf
English
UK
Vintage
French
World
Editions Du Seuil
German
World
Goldmann Verlag
Greek
World
Metaichmio Publishing
Hebrew
World
Modan Publishers
Hungarian
World
Kelly Publisher
Icelandic
World
Bjartur
Italian
World
Neri Pozza Editore
Norwegian
World
Gyldendal Norsk Forlag
Polish
World
Sonia-Draga
Portuguese
Brazil
Editora Rocco
Romanian
World
Editura RAO
Russian
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Eksmo Publishers
Serbian
World
Tanesi
Slovene
World
Ucila International
Spanish
World
Planeta
Turkish
World
Ithaki