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Hokuou Joshi: A Swedish Girl’s Life in Japan Volume 1, Chapter 5 (106)

Convenience store onigiri are way too handy! Why is it that Japanese girls can call just about anything “cute?” The guys at host bars are so hot, they’re like real-life anime characters! These are only some of the mysteries Swedish manga artist Åsa Ekström discovers in this journal comic about her journey from Scandinavia to Japan, which is jam-packed with surprises and laughs! >>> Chapter 5: I ♥ Japan (106)「But There Was One Exception」

But There Was One Exception

Åsa’s comment

When it comes to doujinshi festivals, Comiket’s definitely the most famous overseas, but I like Comitia better. There’s lots of original manga there, and it’s not as crowded, so you get to talk to lots of people. Still, even when I wore lolita, it didn’t seem to have much effect on my sales…

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