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The Resource Wandering son, Vol. 1, [Shimura Takako ; translation, Matt Thorn ; lettering, Paul Baresh, Ian Burns & Priscilla Miller]

Wandering son, Vol. 1, [Shimura Takako ; translation, Matt Thorn ; lettering, Paul Baresh, Ian Burns & Priscilla Miller]

Label
Wandering son, Vol. 1
Title
Wandering son
Title number
Vol. 1
Statement of responsibility
[Shimura Takako ; translation, Matt Thorn ; lettering, Paul Baresh, Ian Burns & Priscilla Miller]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
"The fifth grade. The threshold to puberty, and the beginning of the end of childhood innocence. Shuichi Nitori and his new friend Yoshino Takatsuki have happy homes, loving families, and are well-liked by their classmates. But they share a secret that further complicates a time of life that is awkward for anyone: Shuichi is a boy who wants to be a girl, and Yoshino is a girl who wants to be a boy" -- from publisher's web site
Member of
Summary
Shuichi, a boy who wants to be a girl, and Yoshino, a girl who wants to be a boy, become friends in junior high school, where they tackle problems such as gender identity, love, social acceptance, and puberty
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Rainbow List, 2012.
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10016754
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shimura, Takako
Dewey number
741.5/952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Japanese
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thorn, Matt
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Wandering son
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle school students
  • Gender identity
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/tr
uYh6aOvirVI
Label
Wandering son, Vol. 1, [Shimura Takako ; translation, Matt Thorn ; lettering, Paul Baresh, Ian Burns & Priscilla Miller]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First published; Tokyo: Enterbrain, c2003
  • Book reads from right to left in the traditional Japanese format
Control code
ocn660546187
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
202 p.
Isbn
9781606994160
Other physical details
chiefly ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)660546187
Label
Wandering son, Vol. 1, [Shimura Takako ; translation, Matt Thorn ; lettering, Paul Baresh, Ian Burns & Priscilla Miller]
Publication
Note
  • First published; Tokyo: Enterbrain, c2003
  • Book reads from right to left in the traditional Japanese format
Control code
ocn660546187
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
202 p.
Isbn
9781606994160
Other physical details
chiefly ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)660546187

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