Janice P. Nimura received a Public Scholar Award from the National Endowment for the Humanities in support of her work on The Doctors Blackwell. Her previous book, Daughters of the Samurai: A Journey from East to West and Back, was a New York Times Notable book in 2015. Her essays and book reviews have appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Tribune, Salon, and LitHub, among other publications.

Books in order of publication:

Daughters of the Samurai: A Journey from East to West and Back – 2016

The Doctors Blackwell: How Two Pioneering Sisters Brought Medicine to Women and Women to Medicine – 2021