A Reader's Guide to Unfamiliar Literature
Browse Authors by Last Name A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
username password

Forgot username or password? Not a member yet? Registration is free.

A Good Place To Start

TitleVotes 
The Woman in the Dunes 1

Genres

add genre

Categorization is odious. There is tremendous overlap among genres. These pigeonholes are offered only as a convenience.

Kobo Abe (1924 - 1993)

added by Fernando

Comments

post a new comment

No comments on this author have yet been posted. For a recommendation on where to start, check for vote tallies under the title list. If you have read this author, please consider recommending where to begin reading her/his work, or where not to. A few words about your experiences reading this author and why you make the recommendations you do will be very helpful to other users. If you are the author or have studied this author extensively, please say so.

username December 11th, 2017 10:14 AM PST

This is a sample comment.

Biography

Please consider entering an additional brief biography here. You can Google this author by clicking here.

add biography

According to the "About the Author" section of "The Ruined Map", Kobo Abe was born in 1924 in Tokyo. Although he earned a medical degree from Tokyo Imperial University, his focus on writing was such that he never practiced medicine. Mr. Abe died in 1993.

See complete bios...