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Emi Watanabe Cohen
Emi Watanabe Cohen

Emi is a Chicago-based kidlit author whose writing usually involves Jewish and/or Japanese folklore, complicated families, and a dash of improbable magic. She’s also currently an undergraduate student at Brandeis University, where she studies Creative Writing, History, and East Asian Studies.

Book Title(s):

The Lost Ryū (Levine Querido, 2022)

Biracial, Hapa, Japanese, Japanese-American, Mixed Race
Age Categories:
Middle Grade
Fantasy, Historical

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