Ginny Tapley Takemori

Ginny Tapley Takemori has translated fiction by more than a dozen early modern and contemporary Japanese writers, from bestsellers Sayaka Murata, Ryu Murakami and Kyotaro Nishimura to literary greats Izumi Kyoka and Okamoto Kido. Her most recent publications are Miyuki Miyabe’s Puppet Master and Tomiko Inui’s The Secret of the Blue Glass, which was shortlisted for the Marsh Award. Previously she was an editor at Kodansha International and a Spain-based foreign rights agent.