[Manga Monday] Yotsuba&! Vol. 4 ★★★★★


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Title: Yotsuba&! Vol. 4
Series: Yotsuba&! #4
Author: Kiyohiko Azuma
Rating: 5 of 5 Stars
Genre: Manga
Pages: 192
Words: 8K



Synopsis:

Chapter List:

Yotsuba & Challenges

Yotsuba & Fishing

Yotsuba & Dinner

Yotsuba & Bloom of Youth

Yotsuba & Newspapers

Yotsuba & Tsukutsukuboshi

Yotsuba & 4-Panel Manga

My Thoughts:

Last week felt like a cheese grater on my soul kind of week. I went into the weekend with no reserves and not even the ability to process anything emotionally. I was tired and hurting. While I can’t say that reading this miraculously cured all of that, reading this was like putting balm on a hurting wound. It doesn’t heal it, but it makes it feel better and helps with the healing process.

The first chapter is called Yotsuba!& Challenges. In the picture I’ll be showing you can see a fan translated it as “Duels”. Both are correct but I have to admit, I think Duels works better. Yotsuba and her dad are playing rock paper scissors and there is a pot and a rolled up newspaper in between them. Whenever they play rock, paper, scissors, whoever wins has to grab the paper and try to hit the other over the head while the loser has to grab the pot and put it on their head as protection. Yotsuba’s dad cheats outrageously and she gives up in disgust. Then she duels her dad in badminton and eventually her dad and Jumbo duel each other in badminton (hence the racket and birdie in her pocket). It was fantastic.

Rating: 5 out of 5.

29 thoughts on “[Manga Monday] Yotsuba&! Vol. 4 ★★★★★

  1. Good to hear that this brought a bit of joy into your life! And of course, you are always a little ray of sunshine on the comments!

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  2. savageddt says:

    Sorry to read that you are having a tough time. Hope it will blow over soon.

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  3. raistlin0903 says:

    Sorry to hear about the fact that your week was so miserable😢 I’m glad this helped a bit at least, and well…sometimes things like this do help, even if only a little bit😊😊 Hope this will at least be a somewhat better week 😊

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  4. Aw, sorry you have been morose, maybe do some ironing and watch a movie, that’ll cheer you up. Looking forward to the Turkey Poop post on Thursday now!

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  5. Ola G says:

    A bit of joy is always needed! Glad to hear you’re better 🙂

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  6. bormgans says:

    That intro sounds harsh. I hope it’s nothing structural that made you feel this way…

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  7. Aw man, sorry to hear about the tough days you’ve been through. I’m actually really glad that you had THIS manga to save you from rock bottom and not something reaaaaal bad.

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  8. […] not going to count the Yotsuba manga, so I guess it is Dombey & Son by Dickens. […]

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