Skip to Main Content (Press Enter) Toggle side nav

Naoko Abe

Photo of Naoko Abe

Photo: © Lily Richards (Harvill Secker)

About the Author

Naoko Abe is a Japanese journalist and nonfiction writer. She was the first female political writer to cover the Japanese prime minister’s office, the foreign ministry, and the defense ministry at Mainichi Shimbun, one of Japan’s largest newspapers. Since moving to London with her British husband and their two sons in 2001,she has worked as a freelance writer and has published five books in Japanese. Her biography of Collingwood Ingram in Japanese won the prestigious Nihon Essayist Club Award in 2016 and she has now rewritten the book with new material for English-language readers.

Sign me up for news about Naoko Abe and more from Penguin Random House

Books by Naoko Abe

Be the first to know!
We’ll send you the latest updates from Naoko Abe
We’ll send you the latest updates from Naoko Abe
By clicking SIGN UP, I acknowledge that I have read and agree to Penguin Random House’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Something awesome is on its way.
Back to Top