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Ai Yazawa
Ai Yazawa in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan is a Japanese manga author. Her pen name comes from Japanese singer Eikichi Yazawa, of whom she is a fan.\nYazawa started her manga publishing life in 1985; throughout 15 years of publishing, she wrote over 10 series in Ribon. While most of her manga continues to be published in Japan by Shueisha, publishers of Ribon and Cookie (in which Nana is serialized), series like Paradise Kiss now appear in other magazines such as Zipper, published by Shodensha.