Yumiko Igarashi





Yumiko Igarashi

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in Asahikawa, Hokkaido, Japan
August 26, 1950

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She is a resident of Sapporo, Hokkaido. She is also the cousin of fellow mangaka Satsuki Igarashi; a member of Clamp.

In 1968, as a third-year high school student at the Asahi Gaoka High School in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, she made her debut in Shueisha's Ribon manga magazine with Shiroi Same no iru Shima. She won the 1st Kodansha Manga Award in 1977 as the artist of Candy Candy.

In the late 1990s, Igarashi became involved in a number of legal battles related to her intellectual property rights as an illustrator. Igarashi claimed that in series for which she was the illustrator, she should hold sole intellectual property rights to the portrayals of the characters, and not need the consent of her authors to license merchandise based on their likeness...more


Average rating: 4.11 · 2,457 ratings · 193 reviews · 38 distinct works · Similar authors
Candy Candy Volume 1
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3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 917 ratings — published 1975 — 3 editions
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Candy Candy Vol. 9
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4.36 of 5 stars 4.36 avg rating — 137 ratings — published 1991
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Candy Candy Vol. 4
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4.41 of 5 stars 4.41 avg rating — 131 ratings — published 1991
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Candy Candy Vol. 3
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4.37 of 5 stars 4.37 avg rating — 131 ratings — published 1991
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Candy Candy Vol. 2
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4.3 of 5 stars 4.30 avg rating — 132 ratings — published 1991
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Candy Candy Vol. 8
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4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 123 ratings — published 1991
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Candy Candy Vol. 7
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4.34 of 5 stars 4.34 avg rating — 122 ratings — published 1991
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Candy Candy Vol. 6
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 118 ratings — published 1991
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Candy Candy Vol. 5
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 116 ratings — published 1991
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Lady Georgie Vol. 1
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3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 96 ratings — published 1982 — 5 editions
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Candy Candy Volume 1 Candy Candy Vol. 2 Candy Candy Vol. 3 Candy Candy Vol. 4 Candy Candy Vol. 5 Candy Candy Vol. 6 Candy Candy Vol. 7
Candy Candy (9 books)
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4.173845355474831 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 1,927 ratings

Red Haired Anne Vol. 1 Red Haired Anne Vol. 2 Red Haired Anne Vol. 3 Red Haired Anne Vol. 4 Red Haired Anne Vol. 5
Red Haired Anne (5 books)
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4.007299270072993 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 137 ratings

Maimy Angel Vol. 1 Maimy Angel Vol. 2 Maimy Angel Vol. 3 Maimy Angel Vol. 4
Maimy Angel (4 books)
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3.611940298507463 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 67 ratings

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