Skull-face Bookseller Honda-san, Vol. 1

Skull-face Bookseller Honda-san, Vol. 1

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Ever wonder what it's like to sell comics at a Japanese bookstore? Honda provides a hilarious firsthand account from the front lines! Whether it's handling the store, out-of-print books, or enthusiastic manga fans, Honda takes on every challenge!

Title:Skull-face Bookseller Honda-san, Vol. 1
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781975358228
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    Skull-face Bookseller Honda-san, Vol. 1 Reviews

  • The Artisan Geek

    29/8/20I really enjoyed this manga, I thought it was really cool to see what goes on behind the scenes at a book store and there were some really funny moments -- the smiling exercise lmao. I love how...

  • Diz

    This manga series gives an insider's view of what it is like to work in the manga section of a Japanese bookstore. Having worked at a bookstore in my younger days, I could relate to the stories of dea...

  • Stewart Tame

    Anyone who's worked retail should identify with this book. Honda-san works in a bookstore in Japan. All coworkers have had their names and appearances changed to prevent identification, but presumably...

  • Katy

    I feel seen... If you've ever wondered what it was like to sell comics, then this is the closest I've seen it! ...

  • scar

    it was fun enough but a bit too chaotic. i guess that was the style but still...

  • Paul Spence

    For many of us, bookstores are a place of magic and wonder: places we go to find a new story to lose ourselves in – but have you ever wondered what goes into running one? Here with the answers is Sk...

  • Rod Brown

    I was super excited by the title and cover of this book. I was expecting something weird and twisted. Instead I just got some pretty generic stories about being a clerk in a bookstore: stocking shelve...

  • Thomas Maluck

    Fifth star unlocked by the customer service training chapter, too real....

  • ????E?

    For booksellers everywhereHonda-san works in a Japanese bookstore. This story is a little drier than I expected, but the art is great and, having spent time working in retail, I relate to many of her ...

  • Ashley

    Honda is a very sincere and hard working bookseller! You could say he works himself to the bone!I really love this - Bookselling culture vs. library culture here but the common ground is that he cares...