Miyuki Miyabe





Miyuki Miyabe


Born
in Tokyo, Japan
December 23, 1960

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See also 宮部 みゆき.宮部美幸

Miyuki Miyabe (宮部みゆき Miyabe Miyuki) is a popular contemporary Japanese author active in a number of genres including science fiction, mystery fiction, historical fiction, social commentary, and juvenile fiction.
Miyabe started writing novels at the age of 23. She has been a prolific writer, publishing dozens of novels and winning many major literary prizes, including the Yamamoto Shūgorō Prize in 1993 for Kasha and the Naoki Prize in 1998 for Riyū [The Reason] (理由). A Japanese film adaptation of Riyû, directed by Nobuhiko Obayashi, was released in 2004.

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Brave Story

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All She Was Worth

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Ico: Castle in the Mist

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The Book of Heroes

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The Devil's Whisper

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Crossfire

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Shadow Family

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The Sleeping Dragon

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Apparitions: Ghosts of Old Edo

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模倣犯〈上〉

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日暮らし 上 日暮らし 下
日暮らし (2 books)
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“It was all right to be sad. It was all right to lament. It was all right to feel anger. But [is] not all right to run away.”
Miyuki Miyabe, Ico: Castle in the Mist

“As long as there is happiness, there will be sadness. As long as there is fortune, there will be misfortune.
“…What’s real is something that not even the strength of the Goddess can change. The only one who can change it is me. If I don’t change my destiny, if I don’t cut through the obstacles in my path, then no matter where I go, I’ll always be standing in the same place, doing the same thing over and over again, for the rest of my life.”
Miyuki Miyabe, Brave Story

“Mistakes were mistakes, and failures were failures. Why torment someone with memories of their past?”
Miyuki Miyabe, Ico: Castle in the Mist

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