'Suzuki blends Haruki Murakami with Stephen King' Independent
Koji Suzuki is a literary star in his native Japan, where he is also a respected writer on childcare, having brought up two daughters. `Ring', the prequel to `Spiral', has sold 2.8 million copies to date and spawned a cult Japanese film that is fast becoming a classic, as well as a successful Hollywood remake. Koji Suzuki lives in Tokyo but loves to travel.
'Suzuki blends the dispassionate, inquisitive, sometimes terrifying urban character-types to be found in Haruki Murakami's work with the plot mechanics of a Stephen King or Michael Crichton' Kim Newman' Independent 'Spiral is a truly spooky read' Metro Praise for Ring: 'The pace doesn't slacken for a moment ! a guaranteed page-turner' Observer 'Suzuki builds tension brilliantly' Guardian 'Bristles with menace and fear' Uncut