One Peace Books to Publish Sasameki Koto/Whispered Words Yuri Manga
posted on by Egan Loo
Ikeda's Sasameki Koto yuri manga revolves around sumika, a popular high school honors student who has a secret she does not reveal to anyone: she loves her classmate Ushio. sumika hears that Ushio is also "a girl who likes girls," but sumika's feelings have yet to be reciprocated.
This "school drama manga depicting a fresh look at bittersweet adolescence" ran in Media Factory's Monthly Comic Alive magazine from 2007 to 2011, and Media Factory published nine compiled book volumes. The manga inspired a television anime that aired in 2009, as well as a screen-kissing iPhone app. Crunchyroll streamed the anime outside Japan as it aired.
Update: One Peace Books confirmed with ANN that Amazon's listing for the release is correct.
Thanks to Rachel S. for the news tip
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