Author Archive for Snow

U Don’t Know Me

Seyun and Yoojin have remained friends since childhood, even though Seyun’s family had to move away because of financial troubles. As the boys have gotten older, though, their feelings have changed from friendship into something more intense, but neither has…

Birdhouse

An elderly king removed from the world of commoners. A palace cook roped into playing assassin. A princess confined to her rooms. A royal fiancé trapped between his duty to his king and that which he owes to his future…

All My Darling Daughters

“A mother is an imperfect woman.” Truer words have never been spoken and having them spoken by Fumi Yoshinaga, the reigning queen of thoughtful, artistic manga, makes them even more poignant. All My Darling Daughters is a collection of four…

Amazing Greek Myths of Wonders and Blunders

“WARNING: These aren’t your parents’ Greek Myths!” With monsters and gods and heroes and bunnies, these tales have it all. Action! Romance! Stupidity! A Toaster! Michael Townsend retells nine Greek myths with his unique style of humorous comics. Townsend, creator…

Amelia Earhart: This Broad Ocean

In 1928, the sleepy town of Trepassey in Newfoundland became the focus of international attention. Amelia Earhart, the woman aviator, was using Trepassey as the launching point for her attempt to be the first woman passenger to fly across the…

Age Called Blue

Nick and Billy’s dreams of being rock stars are a big part of their friendship, but when Nick steals Billy’s guitar and the take from their show and runs away, the friendship may never be the same. Can Joe, an…

Natsume’s Book of Friends, vol. 1

All his life Takashi Natsume has been able to see things that others cannot. Since his parents died after he was born, Takashi has spent his life being shipped from relative to relative, with all of them too scared of…

Very Very Sweet! Vol. 1-5

Tsuyoshi is a spoiled middle-school boy from a wealthy Japanese family. When his strict grandfather gets tired of Tsuyoshi’s playboy ways, he tells the boy the family’s dark secret–they’re actually Korean! Well, 400 years ago. But that’s enough of a…

Deka Kyoshi, vol. 1

Police detective Toyama has been given a tough new undercover assignment: teaching a fifth-grade class! Their teacher was killed under mysterious circumstances and the police believe that the students are in danger as well. Toyama soon discovers that one boy,…

Lola: a Ghost Story

Jesse is reluctant to travel from Canada to his relative’s home in the Philippines for his Lola’s (grandmother’s) funeral and it’s not because of his annoying cousin. It’s because the cousin who still annoys him has already been dead for…

Smile

In sixth grade, Raina Telgemeier fell while running and severely damaged her two front teeth. Because of that she had to endure four years of braces, headgear, retainers, surgeries, and more in an effort to make her teeth look and…

InVisible

Teenage model Kay is just about to make her big break. She’s gotten accepted for a job in Japan and has even gotten her mother to agree to let her go. But on the morning she is to leave, she…

Missile Mouse: The Star Crusher

Missile Mouse may be a secret agent for the Galactic Security Agency, but that doesn’t mean that he always follows the rules, which can cause problems. When yet another job goes wrong and he finds himself in trouble with the…

Tegami Bachi, vol. 1

In a land without a sun, people live in one of three cities: the rich Akatsuki, brightly lit by an artificial star; the middle-class Yuusari, in perpetual twilight; and the poor and dark Yodaka. Traveling between those cities are the…

Four-Eyed Prince, vol. 1

After getting abruptly turned down by the boy she has a crush on, Sachiko thinks that nothing else bad can happen to her that day. Imagine her surprise when she finds out that her crush, Akihiko, is now going to…

Robot City Adventures, vol. 1-2

Danger is afoot in Robot City! In this sprawling metropolis, people and robots live side-by-side happily, but peace is not always a guarantee. Luckily, whether the danger is natural or man-made, there’s always someone ready to save the day. When…

Sugarholic, vol. 1-2

Jae-Gyu is a naïve twenty-year-old whose grandmother is no longer going to tolerate her laziness. When their home in the country is destroyed, her grandmother and mother find a new home in their small town with only room for the…

Honey and Clover: Uncut Box Set 1

Yuta Takemoto has recently enrolled in art college in Tokyo. He’s gradually getting used to his classes, to his schoolwork, and to the ancient apartment complex where he now lives. But when a new student enrolls at the same college,…