Real / [story & art by] Takehiko Inoue ; [touch-up & lettering, Walden Wong ; translation, John Werry].
Author: Inoue, Takehiko.
Edition: VIZ signature ed.
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : VIZ Media, 2008-
ISBN: 9781421519890 (pbk. : v. 1)
9781421519906 (pbk. : v. 2)
9781421519913 (pbk. : v. 3)
9781421519920 (pbk. : v. 4)
9781421519937 (pbk. : v. 5)
Description: v. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
Subject: Young men Comic books, strips, etc.
Basketball Comic books, strips, etc.
Wheelchair basketball Comic books, strips, etc.
Comic books, strips, etc. Japan Translations into English.
Young men Fiction.
Wheelchair basketball Fiction.
Cartoons and comics.
Target Audience: Rated T+ for older teen; recommended for ages 16 and up.
Notes: Translated from the Japanese.
Reads manga-style, right to left and back to front.
"Originally published in Japan in 2001 by Shueisha, Inc., Tokyo" --Colophon, v. 1.
Summary: The story revolves around three teenagers: Nomiya Tomomi, a high school dropout, Togawa Kiyoharu, an ex-sprinter who now plays wheelchair basketball and Takahashi Hisanobu, a popular leader of the high school's basketball team who now finds himself a paraplegic after an accident.