Born in Fukushima, Japan, Kunio Yamagishi graduated from Hosei University, Tokyo, and immigrated to Canada. He worked at the Consulate General of Japan in Toronto as a researcher, wrote numerous reports, and worked in Toronto, Tokyo, and New York as an investment banker.
His publications include short stories, magazine articles, and academic translation work. His novel, The Return of a Shadow, was a finalist for the 2019 International Rubery Book Award in Great Britain. The University of British Columbia Library has my book in its “Rare Books and Special Collections (RBSC)” section. Also, the University of Victoria Library keeps my book in the “Special Collections” section.
The Return of a Shadow (Literary Fiction)