A perfect hybrid of European and Japanese comics,forming a rich exploration of immigrantlife. In August 2002, artist Benjamin Reissflies to Tokyo to spend a year with Kayoko, the Japanese girl he met in France ayear earlier.
What he finds upon landing is a vast and complex culture, steepedin tradition but full of surprises.
As one year stretches into six, Benjaminbecomes immersed in the world of sento baths, taiko drums, and bento boxes,while studying cartooning under several masters of manga.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 232 pages
- Publisher: Top Shelf Productions
- Publication Date: 17/10/2017
- Category: Comics and Graphic Novels
- ISBN: 9781603094184