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Are your libraries Mangafied? Are your students obsessed as mine are? Do you have new series I should buy? Let me know in the comments.
And Manga Townso very much Manga in here. We currently stock: This particular round of slagging off somr YA started here it seems. And the Guardian has helpfully commented here.