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My Neighbor Totoro

My Neighbor Totoro #1-4
Hayao Miyazaki
VIZ Media, LLC, 2004
Source: Library
Audience: Everyone

From Goodreads:
Film comics from "My Neighbor Totoro", directed by Hayao Miyazaki and released by Studio Ghibli.


I read all of these because my friend really likes them and told one of our after-school kids at the library about them. She liked them so much that she read them twice. So I told her that I would read them and then we could talk about it. I did read them, but now that I think about it, we never talked about it. She wanted to start a book club, so we got sidetracked on that subject instead. Overall, My Neighbor Totoro wasn’t what I expected it to be, but I understand its appeal. It’s not my usual type of book, especially because I think that it was a novelization of the movie as opposed to being a book that inspired a movie. I’m glad that I read it anyway, and I might try some of the movies now.

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