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Hokuou Joshi: A Swedish Girl’s Life in Japan Volume 1, Chapter 5 (113)

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 (113)「They Don’t Have Naruto」

They Don’t Have Naruto

Åsa’s comment

Lots of stuff from Japanese culture is famous the world over, but you can’t understand how powerful its pop culture is, like anime and manga. These days, no matter where in the world you are, you can read manga, be moved by it, and fall in love with Japan because of it—just like I did!

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