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I wish we had never met. I wish we could meet once again.
A boy who can hear, Shoya Ishida, and a transfer student who can’t, Shoko Nishimiya. One fateful day, the two meet, and Shoya leads the class in bullying Shoko. But before long, the class shifts its target from Shoko to Shoya. Years later, Shoya feels strongly that he must see Shoko once again.
The author Yoshitoki Oima’s comment: “People living in isolation. I wrote this story out of a desire to write about people living distant,
isolated lives. Nothing would make me happier than if you all read my story. ...more