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A silent voice.

by Oima, Yoshitoki [author,]; LeCroy, Steven [translator,].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Kodansha Comics, an imprint of Kodansha USA Publishing, LLC, [2015]Description: 186 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9781632360564 (v. 1) :; 163236056X (v. 1) :; 9781632360571 (v. 2) :; 9781632360588 (v. 3) :; 9781632360595 (v. 4) :; 9781632360601 (v. 5) :.Language note: Translated from Japanese.Title notes: YAOther 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 | Graphic novelsSummary: "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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"First published in Japan in 2013 by Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo as Koe no katachi volume 1."--Colophon.

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

"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.

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

Translated from Japanese.

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