Manga writer and essayist extraordinaire Tetsu Kariya graduated from prestigious Tokyo University. Kariya was employed with a major advertising agency before making his debut as a manga writer in 1974 when he teamed up with legendary manga artist Ryoichi Ikegami to create Otoko Gumi (Male Gang). The worlds of food and manga were forever changed in 1983 when Kariya, together with artist Akira Hanasaki, created the immensely popular and critically acclaimed Oishinbo.
Join our mailing list!
Get our latest book recommendations, author news, and competitions right to your inbox.
Books by Tetsu Kariya
Thank you for signing up, fellow book lover!
Tell us what you like, so we can send you books you'll love.