Tokyo: Kodansha, 2006. Paperback. 262p., text in Japanese, very good in glossy color photo cover trade paperback (shows author shirtless), in a color photo dust jacket (author clothed); text in Japanese.
The author is a graduate student at Waseda University who was born female but has always identified as a male. Among other activities, the author is a competitive fencer who has represented Japan on the national team at various international events. Describes the author’s overseas experience as a student in Vancouver, BC, and in Hawaii. Illustrated with black and white photographs.