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Manga Schoolgirl Dogs

A contender for the Iditarod cheering squad with her best friend, whose white sailor uniform must have gone through the wash with granny’s red underwear

I didn’t think the Husky Club could outdo last month’s Husky kimono parade, but yesterday in honor of Japanese graduation season, they all turned up at the park dressed as manga versions of schoolgirls!

Defying the rules, the girl on the left works after school at a maid café!

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Jonelle Patrick View All

Writing mystery books set in Tokyo is mostly what I do, but I also blog about the odd stuff I see every day in Japan. I'm a graduate of Stanford University and the Sendagaya Japanese Institute in Tokyo, and a member of the International Thriller Writers, the Mystery Writers of America, and Sisters In Crime. When I'm not in Tokyo, I live in San Francisco. I also host a travel site called The Tokyo Guide I Wish I'd Had, so if you're headed to Japan and want to check out the places I take my friends when they're in town, take a look!

7 thoughts on “Manga Schoolgirl Dogs Leave a comment

  1. I’ve said it before, I wish I could employ you to write my blog! Your posts are soooooo funny! (^-^) Enjoy the spring STORM!

    • Haha, I wish I could employ YOU to take my pictures and point me in the direction of the fabulous matsuri & exhibitions you write about!

      And I’m enjoying the howling wind because it’s outside and I’m not! I hope it blows itself out before either of us has to get on a train tomorrow…

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