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Wandering son, volume 3

Author: Takako Shimura
Publisher: Seattle, Wash. : Fantagraphics Books, 2012, ©2005.
Series: Wandering son, 3
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"As shown in the first two volumes of this acclaimed series, Shuichi and his friend Yoshino have a secret: Shuichi is a boy who wants to be a girl, and Yoshino is a girl who wants to be a boy. But one day, abruptly, their secret is exposed, and the two find themselves the target of sixth-grade cruelty. Their friendship is strained, as Yoshino makes a half-hearted effort at being a 'normal girl'-- and their mentor,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Takako Shimura
ISBN: 9781606995334 1606995332
OCLC Number: 809767015
Language Note: Translated from the Japanese.
Description: iii, 219 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Wandering son, 3
Responsibility: by Shimura Takako ; translated by Matt Thorn.

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"As shown in the first two volumes of this acclaimed series, Shuichi and his friend Yoshino have a secret: Shuichi is a boy who wants to be a girl, and Yoshino is a girl who wants to be a boy. But one day, abruptly, their secret is exposed, and the two find themselves the target of sixth-grade cruelty. Their friendship is strained, as Yoshino makes a half-hearted effort at being a 'normal girl'-- and their mentor, Yuki, reveals the harder reality of being transgendered. Meanwhile, Shuichi's sister, Maho, realizes her dream of becoming a model, and drags Shuichi along for the ride. Shuichi meets another boy who wants to be a girl, and finds himself on an arranged date with a boy who doesn't know that the girl he has a crush on is actually a boy"--Publisher's web site.

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