Takasugi-san's Obento GN (2014 Digital Manga) comic books
Volume 1 - 1st printing. Story and art by Nozomi Yanahara. Harumi may be finished with graduate school, but he's 31, unemployed, and not exactly living the dream! But when a beloved aunt passes away and leaves him in charge of his striking young cousin Kururi, Harumi suddenly feels his dull, depressing days take on an exciting new flavor... Takasugi-san's Obento serves up bittersweet memories and savory surprises in a perfectly-presented feast! Can a hapless post-grad help a severely shy junior chef come out of her shell? And will the unlikely duo learn to both cook and live in sweet harmony? Softcover, 5-in. x 7-in., 200 pages, B&W. Cover price $12.95.
Volume 2 - 1st printing. Story and art by Nozomi Yanahara. Despite the PHD attached to his name, Harumi was having trouble finding work until he finally snagged a position as an assistant professor. Living with his cousin Kururi (who is nineteen years his junior) has started to feel more normal, but they still have a pile of problems. Just how is Harumi going to deal with Kururi's burgeoning love and his own feelings for his colleague Kosaka? Not to mention all the other drama closing in on him. Bento lunch boxes are the ties that bind this strange family together. Here is the second volume of the heartwarming comedy (with a little romance)! Softcover, 5-in. x 7-in., 200 pages, B&W. Cover price $12.95.