Name Kanoko Sakurakoji
|Role Manga artist|
|Notable works Backstage PrinceBlack Bird|
Awards 2009 Shogakukan Manga Award for shojo manga - Black Bird
Books Black bird, Black Bird 10, Black Bird 01, Black Bird 15, Backstage Prince 01
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Kanoko Sakurakoji (桜小路 かのこ, Sakurakōji Kanoko, born in Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese manga artist. She writes primarily for Shogakukan in the shōjo manga magazine Betsucomi. She is best known as the author of Backstage Prince and Black Bird. Black Bird received the 2009 Shogakukan Manga Award for shōjo manga. Both Backstage Prince and Black Bird are licensed in English in North America by Viz Media.