Score: 5
From 30 Ratings

My Brother's Husband, Volume 1


  • Author: Gengoroh Tagame & Anne Ishii
  • Release Date : 2017-05-02
  • Genre: Family
  • File Size: 374473664 Bytes


***WINNER OF THE 2018 EISNER AWARD FOR BEST U.S. EDITION OF INTERNATIONAL MATERIAL — ASIA***Yaichi is a work-at-home suburban dad in contemporary Tokyo; formerly married to Natsuki and father to their young daughter, Kana. Their lives suddenly change with the arrival at their doorstep of a hulking, affable Canadian named Mike Flanagan, who declares himself the widower of Yaichi’s estranged gay twin, Ryoji. Mike is on a quest to explore Ryoji’s past, and the family reluctantly but dutifully takes him in. What follows is an unprecedented and heartbreaking look at the state of a largely still-closeted Japanese gay culture: how it’s been affected by the West, and how the next generation can change the preconceptions about it and prejudi...

Score: 5
From 7 Ratings

My Brother's Husband, Volumes 1 & 2


  • Author: Gengoroh Tagame & Anne Ishii
  • Release Date : 2017-05-02
  • Genre: Manga
  • File Size: 667044907 Bytes


The concluding volume in the story of Yaichi, his daughter Kana, and how their meeting Mike Flanagan—Yaichi's brother-in-law—changes their lives and their perceptions of acceptance of homosexuality in their contemporary Japanese culture.As Mike continues his journey of discovery concerning Ryoji's past, Yaichi gradually comes to understand that being gay is just another way of being human. And that, in many ways, remains a radical concept in Japan even today. In the meantime, the bond between Mike and young Kana grows ever stronger, and yet he is going to have to return to Canada soon—a fact that fills them both with impending heartbreak. But not before more than a few revelations come to light....

My Brother s Husband
Score: 4.5
From 9 Ratings

My Brother s Husband


  • Author : Gengoroh Tagame
  • Publisher : Pantheon
  • Release Date : 2018-09
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101871539


My Brother s Husband Book Description :

Originally published in Japan as Otåoto no Otto by Futabasha Publishers Ltd., Tokyo, in 2016....

My Brother s Husband  Volumes 1   2
Score: 4.5
From 5 Ratings

My Brother s Husband Volumes 1 2


  • Author : Gengoroh Tagame
  • Publisher : Pantheon
  • Release Date : 2020-02-11
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780375715198


My Brother s Husband Volumes 1 2 Book Description :

The concluding volume in the story of Yaichi, his daughter Kana, and how their meeting Mike Flanagan—Yaichi's brother-in-law—changes their lives and their perceptions of acceptance of homosexuality in their contemporary Japanese culture. As Mike continues his journey of discovery concerning Ryoji's past, Yaichi gradually comes to understand that being gay is just another way of being human. And that, in many ways, remains a radical concept in Japan even today. In the meantime, the bond between Mike and young Kana grows ever stronger, and yet he is going to have to return to Canada soon—a fact that fills them both with impending heartbreak. But not before more than a few revelations come to light....

My Brother s Husband  Volume I
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

My Brother s Husband Volume I


  • Author : Gengoroh Tagame
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2018-01-04
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780349134550


My Brother s Husband Volume I Book Description :

One of Amazon.com's Top 10 Graphic Novels of the year '[My Brother's Husband] arrives in the UK garlanded with praise from, among others, Alison Bechdel. It's not hard to see why. Not only is it very touching; it's also, for the non-Japanese reader, unexpectedly fascinating' Rachel Cooke, Observer, Graphic Novel of the Month 'When a cuddly Canadian comes to call, Yaichi - a single Japanese dad - is forced to confront his painful past. With his young daughter Kana leading the way, he gradually rethinks his assumptions about what makes a family. Renowned manga artist Gengoroh Tagame turns his stunning draftsmanship to a story very different from his customary fare, to delightful and heartwarming effect' Alison Bechdel, author of Fun Home Yaichi is a wo...

My Brother s Husband
Score: 4.5
From 9 Ratings

My Brother s Husband


  • Author : Gengoroh Tagame
  • Publisher : Pantheon
  • Release Date : 2018-09-18
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101871546


My Brother s Husband Book Description :

The concluding volume in the story of Yaichi, his daughter Kana, and how their meeting Mike Flanagan—Yaichi's brother-in-law—changes their lives and their perceptions of acceptance of homosexuality in their contemporary Japanese culture. As Mike continues his journey of discovery concerning Ryoji's past, Yaichi gradually comes to understand that being gay is just another way of being human. And that, in many ways, remains a radical concept in Japan even today. In the meantime, the bond between Mike and young Kana grows ever stronger, and yet he is going to have to return to Canada soon—a fact that fills them both with impending heartbreak. But not before more than a few revelations come to light....

The Beast Warrior
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Beast Warrior


  • Author : Nahoko Uehashi
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
  • Release Date : 2020-07-28
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250307491


The Beast Warrior Book Description :

A companion to The Beast Player, Nahoko Uehashi's The Beast Warrior is the conclusion of an epic YA fantasy about a girl with a special power to communicate with magical beasts and the warring kingdom only she can save......

The Doctor s Husband
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

The Doctor s Husband


  • Author : Ann B. Harrison
  • Publisher : Tule Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-04-20
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781946772329


The Doctor s Husband Book Description :

After being turned down for his dream job, Evan needs to reassess his future as he returns home for his brother's wedding. Taking a chance, he asks Dr. Denver Sinclair to accompany him as his date. He never expects her to say yes, so he is surprised when she agrees. After all, he's been trying to get her to go out with him for the last two years with no luck. But brilliant ambitious Denver has an agenda. Her main goal in life is to prove her father wrong–she is perfectly capable of running a hospital without his connections or assistance. But to take up the reins as the administrator of Marietta Hospital, she must have community roots or marry a local. When Evan lets slip he’s from Marietta, her goal is within reach. Seducing Evan is easy. She ju...

Three Weeks with My Brother
Score: 3.5
From 38 Ratings

Three Weeks with My Brother


  • Author : Nicholas Sparks
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release Date : 2004-04-05
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0759510334


Three Weeks with My Brother Book Description :

As moving as his bestselling works of fiction, Nicholas Sparks's unique memoir, written with his brother, chronicles the life-affirming journey of two brothers bound by memories, both humorous and tragicIn January 2003, Nicholas Sparks and his brother, Micah, set off on a three-week trip around the globe. It was to mark a milestone in their lives, for at thirty-seven and thirty-eight respectively, they were now the only surviving members of their family. Against the backdrop of the wonders of the world and often overtaken by their feelings, daredevil Micah and the more serious, introspective Nicholas recalled their rambunctious childhood adventures and the tragedies that tested their faith. And in the process, they discovered startling truths about l...

Relative Grief

Relative Grief


  • Author : Clare Jenkins
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2005-05-15
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1846421276


Relative Grief Book Description :

In this collection of first-hand accounts, parents, grandparents, children, siblings and partners share their experiences of losing close relatives and friends through death from natural causes, genetic conditions, accident, suicide and murder. Looking at death from these different perspectives, it aims to encourage people to understand their own grief and how those closest to them might be affected by what can seem a very private loss. The introduction examines the short- and long-term effects of recent and past loss, the duration and intensity of mourning, and the difficult and often conflicting feelings and behaviours that accompany it: loneliness, anger, guilt or relief, the birth - or loss of - religious faith, out-of-character behaviour trigger...

My Brother Sam is Dead
Score: 3.5
From 53 Ratings

My Brother Sam is Dead


  • Author : James Lincoln Collier
  • Publisher : AudioGO
  • Release Date : 2012-04-13
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781620641989


My Brother Sam is Dead Book Description :

Winner of the Newbery Honor! The Revolutionary War comes alive in this contemporary classic for young adults. The War had no clear-cut loyalties--it divided families, friends and towns. Young Tim Meeker's 16-year-old brother goes off to fight with the Patriots while his father remains a reluctant British Loyalist in the Tory town of Redding, CT. Tim’s always looked up to his brother, who’s smart and brave. With the war soon raging, Tim knows he'll have to make a choice -- between the Revolutionaries and the Redcoats . . . and between his brother and his father. Over the course of the war Tim learns that life teaches some bitter lessons and does not guarantee clear answers. My Brother Sam Is Dead is a stirring, probing tale full of action and susp...