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In This Corner of the World

In This Corner of the World

Story and art by Fumiyo Kouno

Seven Seas

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1940’s Hiroshima Prefecture. Suzu, a young woman from the countryside, joins her new husband and his family in the shipbuilding city of Kure. As her beautiful home collapses around her, Suzu must confront the challenges of a new life while coming to grips with a world in turmoil. Unwilling to give up hope, Suzu struggles against the horrors of war to create her own happiness.

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Story and art by Fumiyo Kouno

Fumiyo Kouno is a Japanese manga artist best known for her series In This Corner of the World and Town of Evening Calm, Country of Cherry Blossoms.