Novel usually offers fictional stories about love, comedy, tragedy, and sociallife. Like in novel ï¿½The Face of Anotherï¿½, written by Kobo Abe whichhave translated into English by E. Dale Saunders Kobo Abe was born in Tokyoin 1924 but was brought up in Mukden, Manchuria. He received a medicaldegree from Tokyo Imperial University in 1948 but has never practicedmedicine. In that same year he published his first book ï¿½The Road Sign atThe End of The Roadï¿½ Kobo Abe was a famous writer in Japan. He becomesfamous because of his novel ï¿½The Woman in The Dunesï¿½ which won theYomiuri Prize for literature. And it was made into a film by Hiroshi Teshigara.