The Tatami Time Machine Blues

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Price
$24.99  $23.24
Publisher
Harpervia
Publish Date
Pages
192
Dimensions
5.6 X 8.4 X 0.8 inches | 0.55 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780063158498

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About the Author

Tomihiko Morimi was born and raised in Nara Prefecture, Japan. His first novel Tower of the Sun, which he wrote while studying at Kyoto University, won the 15th Japan Fantasy Novel Award. In 2006, he received the Yamamoto Shugoro Prize for the novel The Night is Short, Walk on Girl, and in 2010, Penguin Highway was awarded the Japan SF Grand Prize. In 2023, the English edition of The Tatami Galaxy was shortlisted for the PEN Translation Prize. Several of his works have been adapted into critically acclaimed anime series and films. He still lives and works in Nara.

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"While readers of the original Japanese endured 16 years of waiting, anglophone audiences got lucky with a mere year in between Morimi's novels; gratitude for both translations goes to Balistrieri, who deftly channels the frenetic fun." -- Booklist