Jiro Taniguchi

Jiro  Taniguchi

Jiro Taniguchi was born in Tottori, Japan, on August 14, 1947. In the 1960s, he worked as an assistant to the late mangaka Kyuta Ishikawa in Tokyo for five years until making his debut in 1971 at Young Comics. 'A Diary Of My Father' is one of numerous books by this wonderful author who sadly died in February 2017 at the age of 69. Others include our best-selling 'A Distant Neighborhood' and 'A Zoo In Winter.'