.This month the Graphic Novel Book Club will read and discuss My Brother's Husband Vols. 1 & 2 by Gengoroh Tagame. Yaichi is a work-at-home suburban dad in contemporary Tokyo, where he lives with his young daughter, Kana. Their lives suddenly change with the arrival at their doorstep of a hulking, affable Canadian named Mike Flanagan, who declares himself the widower of Yaichi's estranged gay twin, Ryoji. What follows is an unprecedented and heartbreaking look at the state of a largely still-closeted Japanese gay culture.
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