Manga creator, writer and illustrator Kazue Kato was born in Tokyo
on July 20. In 2000, she won the prestigious Tezuka Award for her
work Boku to Usagi (The Rabbit and Me) published in
Akamaru Jump. From 2005 to 2006 her series Robo to
Usakichi, a sci-fi adventure featuring a rabbit (again!) was
published in the monthly magazine Shonen Sirius
Her latest series, Blue Exorcist, began in Jump Square in April of 2009.