Suffering life-changing events that leave them in wheelchairs, three young men find their passion for basketball helps ease their pain and brings them closer together.
Nomiya Tomomi, a high school drop-out who wants to devote his life to helping Natsumi, a girl he sentenced to a life of immobility after a tragic bike ride he invited her on, tries to change his life around, from a trouble making delinquent into a reliable man. The problem is, both Natsumi and her sister dont seem to care at all for Nomiya, rightfuly blaming him for the accident. Plus, the only notable talent Nomiya posseses is the talent for basketball. Everything changes for him when he meets up with Togawa Kiyoharu, a wheelchair basketball player.
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- Official Link: English Manga
- Author: Takehiko Inoue
- Illustrated by: Takehiko Inoue
- ISBN-13: 9781421519890
- Series: Real
- Format: Paperback
- Publisher: Viz Media, Subs. of Shogakukan Inc
- Publication date: 15 Jul 2008
- Product dimensions: 145 x 209 x 17mm
- Weight: 314g