Japan Creator Bank

Creator

Umeda Mika

Umeda Mika

Writer
Date of Birth
February 1, 1965
Zodiac Sign
Aquarius
Career
Mika Umeda was born in Tokyo. She is the first female child of Umeda Haruo, a writer. She studied at Keio Academy from preschool, then graduated from Keio University Department of Literature. Later, she became a writer/a screenwriter after working as an editor and framework writer. Her well-known works include a novel; “Ocean and Pearls”, “Étoile” series, “Love Story of a Book Store Clerk”, essays; “Aijin no Okite”, drama series scripts; “Omizu no Hanamichi”, “Yoiko no Mikata”, “Hanasaki Mai Speaks Out” and “A Warrior in a Nurse Costume!”.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
Novel 1993 Wakare no 12 Kagetsu
Novel 2007 Toshi Shita Renai
Novel 2008 Love Story of a Book Store Clerk
Novel 2012 Ocean and Pearls
Nonfiction(Essay) 1997- ”Aijin no Okite” Series
TV Drama 1999 Omizu no Hanamichi
TV Drama 2000 Another Kiss
TV Drama 2003 Rain, Rain Go Away!
TV Drama 2019 A Warrior in a Nurse Costume!
Novel 2016-2019 ”Étoile” Series 1~6

Awards List

Year Title of Award Title
2015 Sakenomi Shotenin Grand Prize Ocean and Pearls