Monday, July 11, 2016
Library Wars: Love & War by Kiiro Yumi
Life on the base is tough for Corporal Iku Kasahara. She's falling behind in her classes and even though she excels at drills, her instructor Dojo is on a mission to make her life miserable. She's willing to put up with all the unfairness because she doesn't want to give up her dream of joining the Defense Force for the Library Forces. She's in training to become a librarian on the front line of defense again the Media Betterment Committee. The MBC was created by the government to censor materials and they routinely raid bookshops to keep items they deem unacceptable from getting into the hands of readers. After witnessing a raid when she was younger, Kasahara vowed to join the Library Forces after her book was rescued by a dashing librarian on the Defense Force. Kasahara hopes she can become the first female member of the Defense Force AND find the mystery librarian of her dreams.
KLIC has volumes one through three of the Library Wars: Love & War manga series written and illustrated by Kiiro Yumi, original concept by Hiro Arikawa.