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Wandering Son (Book 1)
by Shimura Takako | Graphic Novels
Registered by winghyphen8wing of Honolulu, Hawaii USA on 8/20/2017
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status (set by emmejo): to be read

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Journal Entry 1 by winghyphen8wing from Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Sunday, August 20, 2017

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This is not an ordinary book: it's a BookCrossing book! BookCrossing books are world travelers - they like to have adventures and make new friends...and every once in a while they even write home to say what they've been doing.

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Mail order purchase. Hardcover with no dust jacket, unflipped. Translated by Matt Thorn.

Shuichi Nitori and his friend Yoshino Takatsuki are in the fifth grade and they have something in common: neither one feels comfortable the way they are. Their families don't know it yet, but Shu wants to be a girl, and Yoshino wants to be a boy.

I found the translator's notes at the end interesting.

Reserved for possible inclusion in emmejo's LGBTQ+ bookbox

Journal Entry 2 by winghyphen8wing at Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Tuesday, October 17, 2017

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Released 1 mo ago (10/16/2017 UTC) at Honolulu, Hawaii USA


Monday, October 16, 2017: I had too many books for the box, so this one is headed out as a wishlist surprise instead.

Released for Secretariat's 2017 Never Judge a Book By Its Cover Challenge (week 41: translations).

USPS tracking # 9549 0104 3301 7289 2360 68
ETA 11/06/2017

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Journal Entry 3 by emmejo at Trumansburg, New York USA on Thursday, November 09, 2017

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Thank you so much! This was a very unexpected surprise! 

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