One volume of touching short stories revolving around life, death, companionship, and the deeper meaning to be found in the world around us.
Includes the following short stories:
1. Once Upon a Time
A lost little girl wants to find her way home...
2. See You Next Time
A girl calmly reminisces about her dead friend.
3. Imp in the Night
A little imp wonders why he's afraid of the night.
4. Sakura Antique Store
The story of an old watch sitting in the window display of the Sakura Antique Store.
5. Shiroi Kumo (White Clouds)
A beautiful and touching story about life, death, and the heartening belief that we will all arrive at the same place when our time has come.
The story of a young mole who decides to become human so that he can see his girlfriend's face...
7. Land of Dreams
A girl is trapped in an endless dream...
8. Grape Picking
Two teachers discuss the godliness of children.
9. Let's Go Home
An elderly couple's reminiscences as they pay a visit to the village from their shared childhood.
10. The Story of a Flower
They don't have a mother, but...
11. The Road Where Flowers Bloom
A careworn man whose life stuck in a rut, a book with Sakura blossoms stuck in the pages, a mysterious woman who claims to have been killed by him, a childhood best friend's mysterious reappearance...
12. Egg Water
The taste of the water bubbling up from a well in the backyard of a little old lady's house...
13. Hoppie's Bear
The unlikely friendship between a lovelorn office worker and a strange -- and strangely mature -- girl.
14. To A Certain Place...
|Vol.1 Chapter 14: "To a Certain Place" [End]||August 30, 2016|
|Vol.1 Chapter 13: Hoppie's Bear||June 14, 2018|
|Vol.1 Chapter 12: Egg Water||August 30, 2016|
|Vol.1 Chapter 11: The Road Where Flowers Bloom||August 30, 2016|
|Vol.1 Chapter 10: The Story of a Flower||August 30, 2016|
|Vol.1 Chapter 9: Let's Go Home||August 30, 2016|
|Vol.1 Chapter 8: Grape Picking||August 30, 2016|
|Vol.1 Chapter 7: Land of Dreams||August 30, 2016|
|Vol.1 Chapter 6: Molehill||August 30, 2016|
|Vol.1 Chapter 5: White Clouds||June 14, 2018|
|Vol.1 Chapter 4: Sakura Antique Store||August 30, 2016|
|Vol.1 Chapter 3: Imp in the Night||August 30, 2016|
|Vol.1 Chapter 2: See You Next Time||August 30, 2016|
|Vol.1 Chapter 1: "Once Upon a Time"||August 30, 2016|