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Ryūzō Saki (佐木 隆三 Saki Ryūzō?, April 14, 1937 – October 31, 2015) was a Japanese novelist and non-fiction writer, born in North Hamgyong, a province of what is now North Korea. He was interested in high-profile crimes in Japan and published a number of non-fiction books about Japanese crimes.
On January 14, 1976, Saki was awarded the Naoki Prize for the novel Vengeance Is Mine based on Japanese serial killer Akira Nishiguchi. The novel became the basis of Shohei Imamura's film Vengeance Is Mine. He also wrote the books about Norio Nagayama, Tsutomu Miyazaki, Fusako Sano and Futoshi Matsunaga.
- "Award-winning novelist Ryuzo Saki dies at 78". The Mainichi. November 1, 2015. Retrieved November 1, 2015.
- "Ryūzō Saki Video | Interviews". Online Video Guide. Retrieved 1 January 2014.
- "SCREEN: FROM JAPAN, 'VENGEANCE IS MINE'". The New York Times. 1985-06-30. Retrieved 2009-05-18.
- 伊藤博文と安重根 (in Japanese). Books Kinokuniya. Retrieved 2010-08-30.
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