Margot (midnight_birth) wrote in margot_quotes,

Cat Diary: Yon & Mu by Junji Ito.


Title: Cat Diary: Yon & Mu.
Author: Junji Ito.
Artist: Junji Ito.
Genre: Non-fiction, manga, animals, memoir, humour.
Country: Japan.
Language: Japanese.
Publication Date: 2009 (story at the end - 2011), translation 2015.
Summary: Master of Japanese horror manga presents a series of hissterical tales chronicling his real-life trials and tribulations of coming a cat owner. Ito (as J-Kun) has recently built a new house and has invited his fiancée, A-ko, to live with him. Little did he know... his blushing bride-to-be has some unexpected company in tow—Yon, a ghastly-looking family cat, and Mu, an adorable Norwegian forest cat. Despite being a dog person, J-kun finds himself purrsuaded by their odd cuteness and thus begins his comedic struggle to gain the affection of his new feline friends.

My rating: 8.5/10.
My Review:

Tags: 2000s, 2010s, 21st century - non-fiction, animals, graphic short stories, humour, japanese - non-fiction, manga, memoirs, my favourite books, non-fiction, short stories

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.