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A Silent Voice: 1 / By Yoshitoki Oima / Translation, Lettering, Steven LeCroy

Ōima, Yoshitoki, (Author,, Artist). LeCroy, Steven, (translator,, letterer.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Krum Public Library.
  • 3 of 3 copies available at Denton County. (Show)
  • 4 of 4 copies available at North Texas Library Consortium. (Show)

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Krum Public Library YA GN OIM VOL-1 (Text) 36249000194479 GRAPHIC NOVEL Available -
Krum Public Library YA GN OIM VOL -1- (Text) 36249000189348 GRAPHIC NOVEL Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781632360564 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 163236056X (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 186 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Kodansha Comics, an imprint of Kodansha USA Publishing, LLC, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Reads from right to left
"First published in Japan in 2013 by Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo as Koe no katachi volume 1."--Colophon
"A Kodansha Comics Trade Paperback Original"--Colophon.
Summary, etc.:
"Shoya is a bully. When Shoko, a girl who can't hear, enters his elementary school class, she becomes their favorite target, and Shoya and his friends goad each other into devising new tortures for her. But the children's cruelty goes too far. Shoko is forced to leave the school, and Shoya ends up shouldering all the blame. Six years later, the two meet again. Can Shoya make up for his past mistakes, or is it too late?" --Provided from
Target Audience Note:
Rated T: ages 13+
Language Note:
Translated from Japanese
Subject: Deaf children > Comic books, strips, etc.
Bullying > Comic books, strips, etc.
Bullies > Comic books, strips, etc.
Conduct of life > Comic books, strips, etc.
School children > Comic books, strips, etc.
Teenagers > Comic books, strips, etc.
People with Disabilities
Genre: Comic books, strips, etc. > Japan.
Graphic novels.

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