On Nomoto is the grandson of Japanese mystery writer Seishi Yokomizo.
Interviews with On Nomoto
Beast in the Shadows
by Edogawa Rampo & Ian Hughes (translator)
The Inugami Curse
by Seishi Yokomizo & Yumiko Yamazaki (translator)
Points and Lines
by Paul C. Blum and Makiko Yamamoto (translators) & Seicho Matsumoto
The Tokyo Zodiac Murders
by Ross and Shika Mackenzie (translators) & Soji Shimada
All She Was Worth
by Alfred Birnbaum (translator) & Miyuki Miyabe
Crime novels are hugely popular in Japan, but English translations of Japanese mysteries not always easy to come by. As Pushkin Vertigo publishes translations of two novels by Seishi Yokomizo, one of Japan’s most famous mystery writers, his grandson, On Nomoto, talks us through the best classic Japanese mysteries of the last century.