Absolute Beginners Book Club // Now Reading: Tamamo no Koi!



(from Amazon)
See the origins of the mad genius who created Chainsaw Man! This short story manga collection features Tatsuki Fujimoto’s earliest work. It’s rough, it’s raw, and it’s pure Tatsuki Fujimoto!
Alien invasions, high school romances, and even bloody vampire action—all this and more in four compelling short stories that reveal the starting point of Tatsuki Fujimoto, the twisted mastermind behind Chainsaw Man…


Online : bookwalker;
Book : amazon.jp; cdjapan.jp; verasia.eu/.fr/.it/.de

Personal Opinion

Reader of Chainsaw man will discover the early works of the mangaka, other can be intruduce with it and test the style. Art seems already pretty good for a mangaka that young (between 17 and 21 years)

Pros and Cons for the Book Club


Not dry
Short stories; people can jump in at any time
A second volume (from the age of 22-26) if people want to continue


Some pages are heavy in texte
Not many page numbers
Art not as good as chainsaw man but can see the evolution


First pages

17 01
17 02

Additional Pages

17 03
17 04
sorry for the bad quality

Difficulty Poll

How much effort would you need to read this book?

  • No effort at all
  • Minimal effort
  • Moderate effort
  • Substantial effort
  • So much effort my head might explode :exploding_head:
  • I don’t know

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