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A silent voice. 1 / Yoshitoki Oima ; [translation, lettering, Steven LeCroy].

By: �Oima, Yoshitoki [author,, artist.].
Contributor(s): Applegate, Ben [editor.] | LeCroy, Steven [translator,, letterer.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Kodansha Comics, an imprint of Kodansha USA Publishing, LLC, [2015]Copyright date: �2015Description: 186 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781632360564; 163236056X.Other title: Silent voice. Volume 1 | Silent voice. One.Uniform titles: Koe no katachi. English Subject(s): Deaf children -- Comic books, strips, etc | Bullying -- Comic books, strips, etc | Bullies -- Comic books, strips, etc | Conduct of life -- Comic books, strips, etc | School children -- Comic books, strips, etc | Teenagers -- Comic books, strips, etc | Comic books, strips, etc -- Japan | Bullying -- Cartoons and comics | Graphic novelsGenre/Form: Graphic novels. | Comic books, strips, etc | Comics (Graphic works).DDC classification: 741.5952 Summary: "Shoya is a bully. When Shoko, a girl who can't hear, enters his elementary school class, she becomes their favorite target, and Shoya and his friends goad each other into devising new tortures for her. But the children's cruelty goes too far. Shoko is forced to leave the school, and Shoya ends up shouldering all the blame. Six years later, the two meet again. Can Shoya make up for his past mistakes, or is it too late?"--Provided from Amazon.com.
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Translated from Japanese.

Reads from right to left.

"First published in Japan in 2013 by Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo as Koe no katachi volume 1"--Colophon.

"A Kodansha Comics Trade Paperback Original"--Colophon.

"T, ages 13+"--Back cover.

"Shoya is a bully. When Shoko, a girl who can't hear, enters his elementary school class, she becomes their favorite target, and Shoya and his friends goad each other into devising new tortures for her. But the children's cruelty goes too far. Shoko is forced to leave the school, and Shoya ends up shouldering all the blame. Six years later, the two meet again. Can Shoya make up for his past mistakes, or is it too late?"--Provided from Amazon.com.

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