Natsume’s Book of Friends
Natsume’s Book of Friends (Japanese: 夏目友人帳 Hepburn: Natsume Yūjin-chō) is a Japanese mangaseries by Yuki Midorikawa. It began serialization by Hakusensha in the shōjo manga magazine LaLa DX in 2005, before switching to LaLa in 2008. The chapters have been collected in twenty-three bound volumes. The series is about Natsume, an orphaned teenage boy who can see spirits, who inherits from his grandmother the notebook she used to bind spirits under her control. Natsume’s Book of Friends was a finalist for the first Manga Taishō award in 2008.