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Ruth Ozeki received degrees in English literature and Asian studies from Smith College. She is a novelist, filmmaker, and Zen Buddhist priest. Her first novel, My Year of Meats, was published in 1998. Her other novels include All Over Creation and A Tale for the Time-Being, which was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Her documentary and dramatic independent films, including Body of Correspondence and Halving the Bones, have been shown on PBS and at the Sundance Film Festival. (Bowker Author Biography)
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A Tale for the Time Being 3,631 copies, 225 reviews
My Year of Meats 1,883 copies, 53 reviews
All Over Creation 755 copies, 25 reviews
The Book of Form and Emptiness 375 copies, 15 reviews
The Face: A Time Code 62 copies, 3 reviews
No-No Boy (Foreword, some editions) 614 copies, 21 reviews
Click (Contributor) 433 copies, 34 reviews
Granta 127: Japan (Contributor) 110 copies, 2 reviews
Inside and Other Short Fiction: Japanese Women by Japanese Women (Foreword, some editions) 69 copies, 2 reviews

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