Books by Kurahashi Yumiko

THE WOMAN WITH THE FLYING HEAD by Kurahashi Yumiko
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 1997

"Thoughtful and provocative fiction from an obviously accomplished writer of whom one hopes we'll hear much more."
The Woman With The Flying Head ($43.95; Paper $19.95; Dec.; 122 pp.; 0-7656-0157-5; paper 0-7656-0158-3): Eleven dreamlike, often surreal stories published between 1963 and 1991 by Yumiko, a Japanese woman novelist whose emotionally charged prose and Gothic-expressionist sensibility suggest the probably influence of Poe. Read full book review >