|キーワード||インターネット依存 食べ物 祖母と孫|
Out of Range!
Fifth-grader Shun blames himself for the death of his younger brother in an accident. Gaming helps him forget, and he is now hooked on online role-playing games. During summer vacation, his parents send him to his grandmother’s house in the country where there is no internet. Shun tries to run away, but he ends up staying and getting to know his grandmother. He also makes friends with twins in the neighborhood, one of whom is anorexic. Through these relationships, he confronts his own issues. This moving book explores issues faced by many children in contemporary Japan. <Doi>
- Text: Takamori, Miyuki | Illus. Kato, Yasumi
- 224 pages
- ISBN 9784577043486
- Age 10 +
Internet addiction; Food; Grandmother and grandchildren