Speaking in Queer TonguesUniversity of Illinois Press. 2021
Language is a fundamental tool for shaping identity and community, including the expression (or repression) of sexual desire. Speaking in Queer Tongues investigates the tensions and adaptations that occur when processes of globalization bring one system of gay or lesbian language into contact with another. Western constructions of gay culture are now circulating widely beyond the boundaries of Western nations due to influences as diverse as Internet communication, global dissemination of...
Natsume's Book of FriendsVIZ Media LLC. 2015
A local exorcist has passed away, leaving behind a study packed with a lifetime of important yokai research. But his family are normal and don’t know where he’s hidden his workroom. Now all the exorcists in the area are on the hunt for the mysterious library. But Natsume can’t decide what is more dangerous—letting the other exorcists find the collection, or discovering it himself! -- VIZ Media
The BorrowersPuffin. 2014
'Oh dear,' exclaimed Mrs May lightly, 'don't say they're in this house too!' Pod, Homily and Arrietty are a family of tiny people who live beneath the floorboards. Everything they have is borrowed from the 'human beans', who don't even know they exist. That is, until the fateful day when Arrietty makes friends with 'the boy upstairs' . . .