Wandering Son

Wandering Son

Volume Four

Book - 2013
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"Shimura Takako's sensitive and charming series about two middle-schoolers wrestling with their gender identities continues. With the success of their performance of the play The Rose of Versaille, the class decides to do a riff on Romeo and Juliet. Nitori-kun and Chiba-san write the script together, but Chiba-san has an agenda: She wants to play Romeo, with Nitori-kun in the role of Juliet. But Nitori-kun wants the male identified Takatsuki-san to play Romeo. With her usual prickliness, Chiba-san forces Nitori-kun to confront a question he's been avoiding. Are his feelings for Takatsuke-san those of a boy for a girl, a girl for a girl, or a girl for a boy? Our protaganists also face unwanted changes in their growing bodies: Takatsuki-san discovers the wonders of 'breast binders,' and Nitori-kun explores the limits of his ability to 'pass'"--P. 4 of cover.
Publisher: Seattle, Wash. : Fantagraphics Books, c2005
ISBN: 9781606996058 (hbk.)
1606996053 (hbk.)
Branch Call Number: YGN SHIMURA V.4
Characteristics: 219 p. : chiefly ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Thorn, Rachel - Translator

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2kool4skool
Jul 01, 2015

It was pretty good! This volume didn't contain the "adult friends" characters, who I REALLY think are the series weakest point, as they tend to create a kinda creepy atmosphere. All good!

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